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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 97 87 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 31 30 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.19% 1.36% 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 4.87% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 37
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£323 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £29.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +17.00%
SQL Server 2005
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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
630 616 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.22% 27.85% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 348 296
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £13.65 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -4 24 £320 +10.34% 9
South Yorkshire +4 7 £325 - 5
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (84.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (54.22%) SQL
4 36 (43.37%) C#
5 30 (36.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (31.33%) XML
6 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
6 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (27.71%) Windows
8 22 (26.51%) .NET
9 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
10 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (19.28%) Finance
12 16 (19.28%) HTML
12 16 (19.28%) CSS
12 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
13 15 (18.07%) IIS
13 15 (18.07%) Star Schema
13 15 (18.07%) ETL
14 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
14 14 (16.87%) Web Services
14 14 (16.87%) Ajax
15 13 (15.66%) MVC
15 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
16 12 (14.46%) EMC
16 12 (14.46%) IBM
16 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (18.07%) IIS
2 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.64%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) NAS
2 8 (9.64%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) VPN
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (84.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (36.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (18.07%) Star Schema
7 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (14.46%) MS Access
8 12 (14.46%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.02%) Xcelsius
9 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.20%) QlikView
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.61%) MSTest
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) SQL Developer
3 12 (14.46%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) Exchange Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) DBA
8 4 (4.82%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.61%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Architect
10 2 (2.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) XML
2 22 (26.51%) .NET
3 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET
4 16 (19.28%) HTML
4 16 (19.28%) CSS
5 14 (16.87%) Web Services
5 14 (16.87%) Ajax
6 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
7 10 (12.05%) jQuery
8 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (9.64%) XHTML
9 8 (9.64%) WCF
10 5 (6.02%) WPF
11 4 (4.82%) WinForms
12 3 (3.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (3.61%) MDX
12 3 (3.61%) LINQ
13 1 (1.20%) AppFabric
13 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 1 (1.20%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) NHS
2 5 (6.02%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.07%) ETL
3 13 (15.66%) MVC
4 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (14.46%) Performance Improvement
4 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.05%) TDD
5 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.43%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.43%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.43%) OO
7 6 (7.23%) Scrum
7 6 (7.23%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.82%) Benchmarking
8 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) Migration
8 4 (4.82%) Data Management
8 4 (4.82%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (3.61%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 36 (43.37%) C#
3 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.84%) VBA
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.46%) VMware ESX
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.46%) vSphere
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) NetBackup
1 12 (14.46%) SCCM
1 12 (14.46%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.20%) OVSD
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) EMC
2 12 (14.46%) IBM
2 12 (14.46%) Symantec
2 12 (14.46%) VMware
3 11 (13.25%) Business Objects
4 8 (9.64%) Lotus
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.20%) Perforce
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.20%) HP
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