The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 63 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.84% 0.43% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.11% 2.27% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate £280 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 88 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.51% 18.97% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 65 92
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 2 - -
Salisbury -10 1 - -
Bradford-on-Avon - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
3 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
4 9 (52.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
5 7 (41.18%) MS Project Server
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (52.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (41.18%) MS Project Server
4 3 (17.65%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) WCF
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
4 2 (11.76%) LINQ
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (11.76%) Kendo UI
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
3 2 (11.76%) CCDA
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Telerik
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix