The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 47 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.22% - 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
SQL Server 2005
South 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 West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
90 85 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.40% 18.12% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 58 28
Average daily rate £375 £358 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £301 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £25.25 £9.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.55% -60.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £9.00 £40.00
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 West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 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
Gatwick - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Cognos
3 5 (71.43%) Server Building
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) PBX
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Panasonic

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (71.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ADSL
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) PBX
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Production DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Senior DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Senior SQL DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Senior SQL Server DBA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL DBA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Production DBA
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cognos
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
3 1 (14.29%) VMware