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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 20 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 1.07% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.38% 4.95% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,846 £397 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
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
591 666 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.17% 21.52% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 459 486
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 14
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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
Bristol 0 10 £348 +5.30% 1
Gloucestershire -1 3 £1,086 +189.46%
Somerset +6 2 £1,846 +427.42% 1
Wiltshire -7 1 £1,846 +373.33%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £363 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 25 (89.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) C#
4 13 (46.43%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
7 9 (32.14%) IIS
7 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 8 (28.57%) Migration
9 7 (25.00%) Kerberos
9 7 (25.00%) Nintex
10 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 6 (21.43%) Coaching
10 6 (21.43%) Office 365
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
10 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
10 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
10 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
12 4 (14.29%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (32.14%) IIS
3 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.57%) Commerce Server
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) Moodle
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP R/3
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.71%) Intranet
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (89.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.57%) MS Access
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (3.57%) OLAP
8 1 (3.57%) OLTP
8 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
8 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Interactive Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) COM
5 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis
5 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
5 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Blog
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Coaching
2 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) DBAmp
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Nintex
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Altiris
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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