The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 22 July 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 South Wales 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 59 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 2.52% 5.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 12.05% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 16
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£500 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
145 83 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.97% 20.91% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 63 72
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £276 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -12 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Newport - - - - 1
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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