The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 89 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 28 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.99% 0.32% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.03% 1.18% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 6
Median daily rate £310 £125 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+148.00% -55.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £125 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £125 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
310 169 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.03% 26.78% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 116 77
Median daily rate £328 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.66 £15.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 26 £310 +148.00% 2
North Tyneside - 1 £338 -
SQL Server 2005
North East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
4 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
6 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
7 18 (62.07%) T-SQL
7 18 (62.07%) Windows
7 18 (62.07%) Clustering
8 17 (58.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (58.62%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (55.17%) VBScript
10 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
10 15 (51.72%) Degree
11 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
12 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
13 11 (37.93%) HP
13 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (34.48%) VMware
14 10 (34.48%) MCSE
14 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
14 10 (34.48%) Database Mirroring
14 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Clustering
15 9 (31.03%) Citrix
15 9 (31.03%) ITIL
15 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
16 8 (27.59%) Replication
16 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
16 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) DBA
1 9 (31.03%) SQL DBA
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Production DBA
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Engineering Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) ASP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) MDX
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Clustering
2 15 (51.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (27.59%) Replication
4 5 (17.24%) N-Tier
5 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (34.48%) Database Mirroring
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) Coaching
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
5 6 (20.69%) QMS
5 6 (20.69%) Quality Management
5 6 (20.69%) Release Management
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Data Management
6 4 (13.79%) Web Design
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) T-SQL
3 16 (55.17%) VBScript
4 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.69%) C#
5 6 (20.69%) VB
6 5 (17.24%) VBA
7 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (51.72%) Degree
5 10 (34.48%) MCSE
6 6 (20.69%) MCDBA
7 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
3 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (27.59%) Perfmon
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) HP
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) Citrix
5 8 (27.59%) ServiceNow
6 6 (20.69%) Meridio
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) RedGate