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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 34 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.84% 2.93% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.61% 12.50% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -45.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £313 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +18.86%
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
92 88 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.15% 23.47% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +86.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Sheffield +1 5 £344 +52.77% 1
Doncaster - - - - 2
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) IIS
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) WPF
8 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 2 (14.29%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) DTS
5 1 (7.14%) OLAP
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Ajax
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Axis
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos