The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 54 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 2.45% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.67% 12.38% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
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£380 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £339 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +7.14%
SQL Server 2005
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 202 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.10% 19.77% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 69
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 23 (67.65%) .NET
4 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
5 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 21 (61.76%) C#
5 21 (61.76%) SQL
5 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
6 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
7 19 (55.88%) XML
7 19 (55.88%) SharePoint Server
8 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
8 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
9 16 (47.06%) OLAP
9 16 (47.06%) Workflow
10 15 (44.12%) MS Office
10 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
10 15 (44.12%) Web Development
11 14 (41.18%) Web Services
11 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
12 13 (38.24%) SLA
13 12 (35.29%) LDAP
13 12 (35.29%) DTS
13 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
13 12 (35.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 11 (32.35%) Meridio
14 11 (32.35%) IDOL
15 10 (29.41%) Document Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 19 (55.88%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) LDAP
2 3 (8.82%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (47.06%) OLAP
4 12 (35.29%) DTS
5 11 (32.35%) IDOL
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (8.82%) EDRMS
10 3 (8.82%) Cognos Query Studio
10 3 (8.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 3 (8.82%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (8.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (8.82%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
11 2 (5.88%) Data Mart
12 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
12 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (11.76%) DBA
3 4 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Database Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
2 19 (55.88%) XML
3 14 (41.18%) Web Services
4 12 (35.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.65%) WCF
6 4 (11.76%) XSLT
7 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 3 (8.82%) CAML
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
7 3 (8.82%) WF
7 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
7 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET
8 2 (5.88%) XSD
9 1 (2.94%) HTML
9 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) jQuery
9 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Workflow
2 15 (44.12%) Web Development
3 10 (29.41%) Document Management
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
8 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.82%) C
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (20.59%) MCTS
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) MCSD
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
1 4 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Meridio
3 3 (8.82%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Fujitsu
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