The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 93 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.81% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.09% 3.88% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 10
Median daily rate £375 £295 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £440 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.41%

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
383 412 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.51% 20.91% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 259 327
Median daily rate £388 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Median hourly rate £18.38 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +2 7 £381 +30.34% 5
Bradford - 1 £350 -
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (50.00%) OO
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 9 (45.00%) SOLID
6 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (30.00%) MSMQ
8 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (20.00%) Clustering
10 4 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (30.00%) MSMQ
2 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
2 9 (45.00%) SOLID
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Opsview
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) CommVault
3 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) VMware