The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 124 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 18 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 1.70% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.77% 8.24% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 10
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£329 £328 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £397 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -20.00%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
649 595 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.85% 20.62% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 394 266
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £175.00 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Gloucestershire -7 8 £340 +13.33% 2
Somerset -5 6 £264 -23.27%
Devon -4 3 £300 -
Dorset +1 1 £375 +7.14%
Bristol -2 1 - - 5
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (68.18%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 26 (59.09%) .NET
6 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
6 21 (47.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (45.45%) C#
8 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
8 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (36.36%) HTML
10 14 (31.82%) VB.NET
11 13 (29.55%) IIS
11 13 (29.55%) Windows
11 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (25.00%) Web Services
13 10 (22.73%) VB
13 10 (22.73%) CSS
13 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (20.45%) XML
14 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
14 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
15 8 (18.18%) VB6
15 8 (18.18%) Finance
15 8 (18.18%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (29.55%) IIS
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (13.64%) MS Access
7 3 (6.82%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) MorphX
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) DBA
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Integration Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET
3 16 (36.36%) HTML
4 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 9 (20.45%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) XSL
7 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.64%) WSDL
8 6 (13.64%) XML Schema
8 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET
10 4 (9.09%) jQuery
11 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
11 3 (6.82%) COM+
12 2 (4.55%) Ajax
13 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.27%) JSON
13 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.36%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.18%) ETL
2 8 (18.18%) Scrum
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) MVC
4 6 (13.64%) V-Model
4 6 (13.64%) Open Source
4 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 6 (13.64%) Database Security
4 6 (13.64%) Office Automation
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
5 5 (11.36%) SOA
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 20 (45.45%) C#
3 14 (31.82%) VB.NET
4 10 (22.73%) VB
5 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
6 8 (18.18%) VB6
7 6 (13.64%) VBA
7 6 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.82%) C++
9 2 (4.55%) VBScript
9 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.27%) X++
10 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) JD Edwards
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Cognos
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Websense
5 2 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Capita
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
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