The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 202 158 116
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -42
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 66 93 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 1.00% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 5.28% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 61 78
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£378 £349 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% -6.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £229 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -36.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2092 1763 1792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.53% 19.01% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1274 1019 963
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 50
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.04 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -3.22%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Hampshire 0 26 £380 +33.33% 6
Surrey -9 14 £388 +27.04% 2
Berkshire -8 9 £350 -22.22% 5
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £263 -19.23% 4
Kent - 5 - -
Oxfordshire -21 4 £380 -5.00% 4
West Sussex -15 1 £413 +10.00% 2
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 2
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 115 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (59.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (58.26%) Windows
4 58 (50.43%) SQL
5 47 (40.87%) .NET
5 47 (40.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
7 39 (33.91%) T-SQL
8 35 (30.43%) C#
9 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (26.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (20.87%) VMware
13 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
13 22 (19.13%) IIS
14 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
16 17 (14.78%) Oracle
16 17 (14.78%) OO
16 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (13.91%) Visual Studio
17 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
17 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (13.91%) SC Cleared
18 15 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
18 15 (13.04%) Finance
18 15 (13.04%) Citrix
18 15 (13.04%) XML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (19.13%) IIS
2 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.48%) CMS
6 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.61%) Apache
6 3 (2.61%) nginx
6 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.74%) Lync
8 1 (0.87%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.22%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) SAN
2 11 (9.57%) LAN
3 10 (8.70%) WAN
4 9 (7.83%) DNS
5 7 (6.09%) NAS
5 7 (6.09%) DHCP
6 6 (5.22%) Intranet
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.61%) VPN
9 2 (1.74%) VLAN
9 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.87%) SMTP
10 1 (0.87%) MPLS
10 1 (0.87%) Firewall
10 1 (0.87%) Wireless
10 1 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (59.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (40.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (26.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (11.30%) Oracle Database
7 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
7 13 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.83%) RDBMS
8 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (5.22%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (5.22%) MySQL
10 5 (4.35%) Star Schema
10 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (4.35%) Xcelsius
10 5 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.48%) ERwin
5 3 (2.61%) NUnit
5 3 (2.61%) JSUnit
6 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.87%) Subversion
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Developer
2 19 (16.52%) DBA
3 18 (15.65%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.30%) SQL DBA
5 12 (10.43%) Analyst
6 10 (8.70%) Administrator
7 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (6.96%) Business Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Architect
9 7 (6.09%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.22%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Consultant
10 6 (5.22%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Change Manager
10 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Business Manager
12 4 (3.48%) Server Administrator
12 4 (3.48%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.87%) .NET
2 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
3 15 (13.04%) XML
3 15 (13.04%) HTML
4 11 (9.57%) jQuery
5 10 (8.70%) Ajax
5 10 (8.70%) CSS
6 9 (7.83%) .NET Framework
7 8 (6.96%) Web Services
8 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.35%) HTML5
9 5 (4.35%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 4 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.48%) MDX
10 4 (3.48%) WPF
10 4 (3.48%) SAP XI
11 3 (2.61%) Silverlight
11 3 (2.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 3 (2.61%) Highcharts JS
12 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) N-Tier
1 9 (7.83%) Clustering
2 8 (6.96%) Replication
3 6 (5.22%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.48%) Informatics
5 3 (2.61%) Social Network
5 3 (2.61%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Telematics
6 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.87%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 67 (58.26%) Windows
2 33 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.83%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.22%) Linux
7 3 (2.61%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.61%) CentOS
7 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.74%) UNIX
9 1 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) OO
1 17 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (10.43%) Migration
4 10 (8.70%) ITIL
4 10 (8.70%) ETL
5 9 (7.83%) OOD
5 9 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.83%) Web Development
6 8 (6.96%) MVC
6 8 (6.96%) SDLC
7 7 (6.09%) Analytics
7 7 (6.09%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.22%) Project Management
8 6 (5.22%) Office Automation
8 6 (5.22%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 5 (4.35%) Database Security
9 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.43%) SQL
2 39 (33.91%) T-SQL
3 35 (30.43%) C#
4 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.04%) C++
5 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 14 (12.17%) VB
7 13 (11.30%) PowerShell
8 11 (9.57%) Java
9 10 (8.70%) VBScript
10 4 (3.48%) C
11 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.74%) VB6
12 2 (1.74%) Ruby
12 2 (1.74%) Groovy
12 2 (1.74%) VBA
13 1 (0.87%) Python
13 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.87%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.91%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.43%) Degree
4 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.35%) MCSE
6 3 (2.61%) MCSA
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.61%) MCTS
6 3 (2.61%) MCITP
7 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.87%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.17%) VMware ESX
2 14 (12.17%) vSphere
3 12 (10.43%) XenApp
4 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) WSUS
3 3 (2.61%) Plesk
3 3 (2.61%) cPanel
3 3 (2.61%) Webmin
3 3 (2.61%) SCOM
3 3 (2.61%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.61%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.74%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) VMware
3 17 (14.78%) Oracle
4 15 (13.04%) Citrix
5 11 (9.57%) Cisco
6 10 (8.70%) HP
7 8 (6.96%) IBM
8 7 (6.09%) Red Gate
9 6 (5.22%) Cognos
10 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.48%) SAP
12 3 (2.61%) Aquila
12 3 (2.61%) Telerik
13 2 (1.74%) F5
13 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.74%) McAfee
13 2 (1.74%) ProCurve
14 1 (0.87%) Veeam
14 1 (0.87%) 3PAR
14 1 (0.87%) Symantec
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