The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 69 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 64 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.44% 2.28% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.63% 8.68% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 18
Average daily rate £290 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
742 553 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.26% 26.23% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 299 268
Average daily rate £325 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server 2005
England

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
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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
West Yorkshire -12 31 £300 - 13
South Yorkshire +12 19 £269 -23.21% 2
North Yorkshire -5 6 £225 +9.75% 7
East Yorkshire - - - -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 70 (62.50%) SQL
4 50 (44.64%) .NET
5 44 (39.29%) T-SQL
6 39 (34.82%) Windows
7 34 (30.36%) C#
7 34 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (24.11%) MS Excel
8 27 (24.11%) Visual Studio
8 27 (24.11%) ASP.NET
8 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
9 26 (23.21%) VB.NET
9 26 (23.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (23.21%) WinForms
10 25 (22.32%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
12 23 (20.54%) VBA
13 19 (16.96%) .NET Framework
14 16 (14.29%) Oracle
15 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (12.50%) MS Office
16 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (12.50%) Finance
17 13 (11.61%) Replication
17 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
18 12 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
18 12 (10.71%) Migration
18 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
19 11 (9.82%) Intranet

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 4 (3.57%) CMS
3 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.68%) nginx
4 3 (2.68%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (24.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) Intranet
2 6 (5.36%) Network Security
3 2 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (30.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (23.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (11.61%) Oracle Database
7 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (8.93%) DTS
8 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 6 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (4.46%) RDBMS
11 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 27 (24.11%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Developer
2 33 (29.46%) DBA
3 30 (26.79%) SQL DBA
4 27 (24.11%) .NET Developer
5 21 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
6 17 (15.18%) VB.NET Developer
6 17 (15.18%) Applications Support
7 11 (9.82%) WinForms Developer
8 10 (8.93%) Administrator
9 9 (8.04%) Consultant
9 9 (8.04%) Server Administrator
9 9 (8.04%) SQL Developer
9 9 (8.04%) Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Cognos Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) BizTalk Developer
11 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (44.64%) .NET
2 27 (24.11%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.21%) WinForms
4 19 (16.96%) .NET Framework
5 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (8.93%) WCF
6 10 (8.93%) HTML
7 9 (8.04%) Web Services
8 8 (7.14%) CSS
9 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.25%) jQuery
10 6 (5.36%) XML
11 3 (2.68%) Ajax
11 3 (2.68%) LINQ
12 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.79%) XSD
12 2 (1.79%) SOAP
13 1 (0.89%) WSDL
13 1 (0.89%) ADO.NET
13 1 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Replication
2 6 (5.36%) NHS
3 4 (3.57%) Clustering
4 3 (2.68%) Open Source
5 2 (1.79%) Informatics
5 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.89%) W3C
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.82%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) Linux
4 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (10.71%) Migration
3 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (8.93%) ITIL
5 9 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.14%) ETL
7 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.25%) MVC
7 7 (6.25%) Scrum
7 7 (6.25%) High Availability
7 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.36%) Time Management
8 6 (5.36%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.46%) Project Management
9 5 (4.46%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.57%) TDD
11 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.68%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 70 (62.50%) SQL
2 44 (39.29%) T-SQL
3 34 (30.36%) C#
4 26 (23.21%) VB.NET
5 23 (20.54%) VBA
6 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.36%) Java
9 3 (2.68%) Ruby
9 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.79%) VB
11 1 (0.89%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
1 3 (2.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) OCP
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) vSphere
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.89%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Capistrano
1 3 (2.68%) Puppet
1 3 (2.68%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.89%) Foglight
2 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Cognos
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe
4 3 (2.68%) Splunk
5 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.89%) Informatica
6 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.89%) NetApp
6 1 (0.89%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) HP
6 1 (0.89%) Lagan
6 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.89%) Twitter
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