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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 42 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 10.09% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 23.40% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 1
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£325 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +30.52%
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
97 94 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.04% 43.12% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 66 35
Average daily rate £330 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £31.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 2014. 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
Street -6 3 £325 -13.33%
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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