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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 94 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 39 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.44% 2.59% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.39% 9.14% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 18
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£315 £295 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.69% -2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £418 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +51.78%
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
724 700 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.82% 28.28% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 452 257
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £29.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +93.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -16 29 £320 +6.66% 13
South Yorkshire -7 6 £300 +11.62% 1
North Yorkshire -6 4 £300 +33.33% 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (73.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (41.67%) .NET
3 30 (41.67%) Windows
4 29 (40.28%) SQL
5 28 (38.89%) C#
6 26 (36.11%) MVC
6 26 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
8 22 (30.56%) T-SQL
9 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (26.39%) TDD
11 18 (25.00%) IIS
12 17 (23.61%) VMware
12 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 15 (20.83%) jQuery
15 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.44%) Finance
16 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (18.06%) CSS
16 13 (18.06%) Web Services
16 13 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (16.67%) WCF
17 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (16.67%) XML
17 12 (16.67%) HTML
17 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
18 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 18 (25.00%) IIS
2 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.33%) Umbraco
5 5 (6.94%) CMS
5 5 (6.94%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
6 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) NAS
2 5 (6.94%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) VoIP
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (73.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (36.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.39%) DTS
11 1 (1.39%) OLAP
11 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.39%) Base SAS
11 1 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (1.39%) QlikView
11 1 (1.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (1.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 24 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) DBA
4 12 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (9.72%) SQL Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Administrator
7 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Exchange Administrator
9 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (5.56%) Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (20.83%) jQuery
5 13 (18.06%) CSS
5 13 (18.06%) Web Services
6 12 (16.67%) XML
6 12 (16.67%) HTML
6 12 (16.67%) WCF
7 10 (13.89%) Ajax
7 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.94%) WPF
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (1.39%) MDX
9 1 (1.39%) Apache Axis
9 1 (1.39%) WSDL
9 1 (1.39%) WinForms
9 1 (1.39%) SOAP
9 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.72%) Replication
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Android
2 6 (8.33%) Windows Phone
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) MVC
2 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) TDD
4 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.50%) Scrum
5 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.33%) Web Development
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL
6 6 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 5 (6.94%) ETL
7 5 (6.94%) Data Management
7 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.17%) Service Management
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) SQL
2 28 (38.89%) C#
3 22 (30.56%) T-SQL
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.33%) VBA
6 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) XAML
7 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.28%) vSphere
4 8 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 8 (11.11%) SCCM
1 8 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) VMware
2 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) EMC
3 8 (11.11%) IBM
3 8 (11.11%) Symantec
4 6 (8.33%) Xamarin
5 5 (6.94%) EPiServer
5 5 (6.94%) Lotus
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) Cognos
7 1 (1.39%) Capita
7 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.39%) F5
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
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