The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 41 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 2.19% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.62% 12.50% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£265 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +7.14%
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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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.88% 17.50% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 21
Average daily rate £349 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £201 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Server 2005
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle