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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 94 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.73% 1.64% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 7.03% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Median daily rate £320 £301 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.37% -16.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £270 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £376 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.28 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +65.00%
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
244 185 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.28% 23.27% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 118 66
Median daily rate £330 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £640 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -33.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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
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 August 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 7 £315 +4.71% 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 August 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 24 (82.76%) SQL
4 21 (72.41%) Security Cleared
5 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) SC Cleared
6 19 (65.52%) 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 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
11 12 (41.38%) HP
11 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
11 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (37.93%) VMware
13 10 (34.48%) MCSE
13 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
13 10 (34.48%) Database Mirroring
13 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Clustering
14 9 (31.03%) ITIL
14 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
14 9 (31.03%) Citrix
15 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (27.59%) Replication
15 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (41.38%) 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)
2 1 (3.45%) MSI
2 1 (3.45%) NMock
2 1 (3.45%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) WiX
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%) Development Engineer
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%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.79%) MDX
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) XML
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
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
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 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
3 16 (55.17%) VBScript
4 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
5 7 (24.14%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) VB
7 5 (17.24%) VBA
8 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.45%) C
9 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (68.97%) 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 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
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 12 (41.38%) HP
3 11 (37.93%) 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