The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 131 112 67
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -45
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 36 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 1.22% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 4.03% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 25
Median daily rate £330 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.19 £14.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% -9.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
664 893 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.74% 30.19% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 596 343
Median daily rate £400 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
West Yorkshire -30 10 £330 +5.60% 6
North Yorkshire +3 3 £450 +12.50%
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Replication
6 7 (23.33%) SSDT
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (23.33%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) XML
7 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) VB
8 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
9 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) VBA

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (23.33%) SSDT
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) DTS
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.33%) FxCop
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) StyleCop
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Database Developer
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (16.67%) DBA
4 5 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 5 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) XML
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) WCF
6 3 (10.00%) Classic ASP
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.33%) LESS
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
8 1 (3.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Change Management
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Release Management
2 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Change Control
3 3 (10.00%) Server Patching
3 3 (10.00%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Management
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VB
4 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.33%) VBA
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) NetApp
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) iManage
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (6.67%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy