The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 121 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 17 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 3.41% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
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£338 £345 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -52.00%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
594 586 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.02% 21.24% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 295 207
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.75 £16.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.28% -53.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 10 £338 -8.47% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £425 -
West Lothian - 2 £325 -
Edinburgh -20 1 £338 -7.28%
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (79.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (71.79%) SQL
4 27 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
8 15 (38.46%) Finance
9 12 (30.77%) Clustering
10 11 (28.21%) Database Tuning
11 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) Windows
13 6 (15.38%) Replication
13 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (15.38%) ETL
13 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
14 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
14 5 (12.82%) QlikView
14 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (12.82%) DTS
14 5 (12.82%) .NET
14 5 (12.82%) Oracle
14 5 (12.82%) SAP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (79.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.82%) DTS
7 5 (12.82%) QlikView
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
8 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Developer
3 11 (28.21%) DBA
4 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.13%) MI Developer
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Clustering
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Database Tuning
2 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.38%) ETL
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (10.26%) ETL Development
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.13%) High Availability
6 2 (5.13%) Database Security
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VBScript
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) XQuery
6 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) EMC
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas
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