The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.14% - 5.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.67% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +7.14%
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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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 26.79% 20.00% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate £400 £265 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server 2005
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) DTS
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) DTS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft