The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 40 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.73% 0.89% 6.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 4.35% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
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£100 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -46.66%
SQL Server 2005
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
75 69 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 25.95% 20.54% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 50
Average daily rate £369 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.43 - £29.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Bath -1 4 £100 -66.66% 1
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (69.23%) C#
4 9 (69.23%) SOA
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) VB
7 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (38.46%) Software Deployment
7 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
7 5 (38.46%) VB6
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Back Office
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.69%) DTS
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MorphX
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Software Deployment
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Capita