The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 14 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.53% 7.94% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.48% 45.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £410 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 24.21% 17.46% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 1
Average daily rate £405 £405 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) MS Project
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
8 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
8 7 (41.18%) .NET
9 6 (35.29%) InfoPath
9 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (35.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 6 (35.29%) MS Project Server
9 6 (35.29%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (35.29%) OO
9 6 (35.29%) Web Services
9 6 (35.29%) IIS
9 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (29.41%) CA
10 5 (29.41%) XML
10 5 (29.41%) SLA
10 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
10 5 (29.41%) Workflow
11 4 (23.53%) PKI
11 4 (23.53%) Change Management
11 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
11 4 (23.53%) Performance Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (35.29%) MS Project Server
2 6 (35.29%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Project
2 6 (35.29%) InfoPath
3 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Radia Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
1 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Workflow
2 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) VBScript
5 4 (23.53%) VB
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Netcool
1 4 (23.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) CA
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Business Objects