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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 71 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.14% 1.79% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 8.54% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Average daily rate - £331 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -17.46%
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
177 82 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.89% 21.03% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 63 69
Average daily rate £423 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £476 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £99.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -86.62%
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 Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Shields - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
North East

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
5 10 (66.67%) VBA
5 10 (66.67%) MS Office
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) N-Tier
5 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (60.00%) Data Management
6 9 (60.00%) VBScript
6 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (53.33%) Service Management
8 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
8 7 (46.67%) Web Design
9 6 (40.00%) VB
9 6 (40.00%) C
9 6 (40.00%) C#
9 6 (40.00%) Web Services
10 5 (33.33%) HTML
10 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 5 (33.33%) CSS
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) MDX
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Data Management
2 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
4 7 (46.67%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) VBA
2 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (60.00%) VBScript
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) VB
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CA