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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 82 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 25 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 1.94% 3.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.24% 7.03% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 39
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£316 £289 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £427 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +24.00%
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
477 441 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.92% 27.55% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 255 259
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £15.77 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £175.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Leeds -7 19 £320 +13.77% 5
Bradford -14 2 £350 +22.27%
Halifax - 1 £300 - 2
Brighouse - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (90.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) Windows
4 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.85%) C#
6 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (26.42%) .NET
8 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
8 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
9 13 (24.53%) VMware
9 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (22.64%) NAS
10 12 (22.64%) vSphere
10 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
10 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
10 12 (22.64%) SCCM
10 12 (22.64%) SCOM
10 12 (22.64%) IBM
10 12 (22.64%) EMC
10 12 (22.64%) Symantec
10 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
11 11 (20.75%) IIS
11 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.75%) Finance
12 10 (18.87%) XML
13 9 (16.98%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (20.75%) IIS
4 8 (15.09%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) NAS
2 8 (15.09%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) MPLS
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (90.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
7 5 (9.43%) MS Access
7 5 (9.43%) Star Schema
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.66%) Xcelsius
8 3 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.89%) QlikView
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) MSTest
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) SQL Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Administrator
3 8 (15.09%) Exchange Administrator
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Exchange Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) DBA
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) .NET
2 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.87%) XML
4 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 7 (13.21%) WCF
6 6 (11.32%) jQuery
6 6 (11.32%) Ajax
6 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
6 6 (11.32%) HTML
6 6 (11.32%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) WinForms
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (5.66%) WPF
8 3 (5.66%) LINQ
8 3 (5.66%) MDX
8 3 (5.66%) XHTML
9 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) ETL
2 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.09%) MVC
4 7 (13.21%) OO
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.77%) Data Management
8 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
4 8 (15.09%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.64%) vSphere
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
1 12 (22.64%) SCCM
1 12 (22.64%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) OVSD
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) IBM
3 12 (22.64%) EMC
3 12 (22.64%) Symantec
4 8 (15.09%) Lotus
5 5 (9.43%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Perforce
7 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.89%) F5
7 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
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