The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 36 34
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.76% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.06% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
141 85 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.78% 24.93% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 52 51
Average daily rate £425 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire