The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 53 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% 2.26% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 6.81% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £300 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 191 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.10% 33.16% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 147 115
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.80 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -23.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 1 £300 -7.69%
SQL Server 2005
Wales

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) HL7
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle