The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 76 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.11% 0.62% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.64% 2.89% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 11
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
- +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +46.55%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
266 311 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.69% 21.35% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 182 103
Average daily rate £375 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £38.75 £38.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £28.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Guildford +4 3 £319 -8.92%
Redhill - 2 - - 1
Cobham - 1 £420 -
Epsom - 1 £425 - 1
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) VMware
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) VBScript
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) SCCM
9 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
9 6 (27.27%) WSUS
9 6 (27.27%) VB
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
9 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (27.27%) NetApp
10 5 (22.73%) CCNA
10 5 (22.73%) Firewall
10 5 (22.73%) Migration
10 5 (22.73%) SAN
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DHCP
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
8 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.55%) OLAP
9 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) DBA
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SQL DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Development DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Informatics
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) VBScript
3 6 (27.27%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.64%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.55%) VB6
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) WSUS
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Red Gate
5 1 (4.55%) Altiris
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) Informatica
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec