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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 26 30 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.90% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.28% 3.78% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 27
Median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.25% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.28 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +65.00%
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
607 793 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.34% 23.69% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 589 423
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +44.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Dorset +5 9 £350 -6.66%
Bristol 0 7 £375 +13.63% 1
Gloucestershire -1 4 £116 -64.30% 3
Wiltshire - 3 £400 - 1
Somerset +12 1 £300 +100.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (86.96%) SQL
3 32 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (45.65%) Windows
4 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
5 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
7 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
10 13 (28.26%) C#
10 13 (28.26%) .NET
10 13 (28.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
12 11 (23.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (23.91%) IIS
12 11 (23.91%) InfoPath
13 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
13 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2000
13 10 (21.74%) Nintex
14 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
14 9 (19.57%) C++
14 9 (19.57%) HTML
14 9 (19.57%) VBScript
14 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
14 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
15 8 (17.39%) VMware
15 8 (17.39%) Java
15 8 (17.39%) SAN

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

Application Platforms
1 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (28.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (23.91%) IIS
3 11 (23.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Commerce Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) InfoPath
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.17%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.17%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 7 (15.22%) Kerberos
3 3 (6.52%) Intranet
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (10.87%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (10.87%) Power BI
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (2.17%) DTS
11 1 (2.17%) Ingres
11 1 (2.17%) OLAP
11 1 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (23.91%) DBA
4 10 (21.74%) SQL DBA
5 7 (15.22%) Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Administrator
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (4.35%) NHS DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Senior DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Senior Backup Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Storage and Backup Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.17%) COM+
6 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.17%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.17%) WSDL
6 1 (2.17%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Blog
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (15.22%) High Availability
2 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.04%) Coaching
3 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 6 (13.04%) SDLC
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.52%) Document Management
7 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) ETL
8 1 (2.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
3 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 13 (28.26%) C#
5 9 (19.57%) C++
5 9 (19.57%) VBScript
6 8 (17.39%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Nintex
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Cognos
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.17%) Veeam