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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 109 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.48% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 4.76% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 11
Median daily rate £325 £338 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £373 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £27.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -12.59%
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

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
424 651 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.97% 31.09% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 429 294
Median daily rate £398 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £16.09 £21.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.38% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £43.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Leeds +8 13 £325 +4.00% 9
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) C#
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (31.03%) Change Management
7 9 (31.03%) Replication
7 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
8 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (27.59%) Release Management
9 7 (24.14%) SSDT
9 7 (24.14%) VB
9 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
9 7 (24.14%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) VBA
11 5 (17.24%) Classic ASP
12 4 (13.79%) Migration
12 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
12 4 (13.79%) VMware
13 3 (10.34%) NetApp
13 3 (10.34%) Firewall

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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (24.14%) SSDT
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Applications Support
2 8 (27.59%) Applications Support Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Database Developer
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Database Developer
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) DBA
5 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) Classic ASP
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) CSS3
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) WCF
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.45%) LESS
6 1 (3.45%) Sass
6 1 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Change Management
2 8 (27.59%) Release Management
2 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
5 3 (10.34%) Server Patching
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.45%) Information Management
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
4 7 (24.14%) VB
4 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
5 6 (20.69%) VBA
6 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) iManage
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 2 (6.90%) Veeam