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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 68 37
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.15% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.59% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -35.18%

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
161 170 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.85% 24.82% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 107 62
Median daily rate £375 £408 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +30.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +47.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) MSI
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) NMock
2 3 (60.00%) WiX
3 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell

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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
1 3 (60.00%) NMock
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) WiX
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Development Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) HP