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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 100 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 42 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 2.48% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.98% 8.73% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 23
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£320 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +49.12%
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
843 722 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.03% 28.44% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 476 294
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £22.85 £38.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.03% +158.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £21.35 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -12 30 £323 +7.50% 10
South Yorkshire -22 7 £275 +2.32% 3
North Yorkshire -2 4 £300 +33.33% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (71.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (49.25%) .NET
4 30 (44.78%) C#
5 29 (43.28%) SQL
6 28 (41.79%) MVC
6 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (34.33%) T-SQL
7 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
7 23 (34.33%) Windows
8 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (28.36%) TDD
10 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (23.88%) IIS
11 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
12 15 (22.39%) jQuery
13 14 (20.90%) CSS
13 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (20.90%) WCF
14 13 (19.40%) Finance
14 13 (19.40%) HTML
14 13 (19.40%) Web Services
14 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (17.91%) XML
16 11 (16.42%) N-Tier
17 10 (14.93%) Ajax
17 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
18 9 (13.43%) Scrum

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (23.88%) IIS
2 8 (11.94%) Umbraco
3 7 (10.45%) CMS
4 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.97%) EPiServer CMS
6 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.49%) SAS
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
4 1 (1.49%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) SMTP
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) MPLS
4 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (71.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.49%) OLAP
10 1 (1.49%) DTS
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.49%) QlikView
10 1 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.49%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Local Government
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.42%) DBA
4 10 (14.93%) SQL DBA
5 8 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Applications Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (10.45%) Web Applications Developer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Application Developer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Applications Developer
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) .NET
2 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (22.39%) jQuery
5 14 (20.90%) CSS
5 14 (20.90%) WCF
6 13 (19.40%) HTML
6 13 (19.40%) Web Services
7 12 (17.91%) XML
8 10 (14.93%) Ajax
8 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.46%) WPF
10 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.49%) SOAP
10 1 (1.49%) WSDL
10 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 1 (1.49%) MDX
10 1 (1.49%) Apache Axis
10 1 (1.49%) WinForms
10 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) N-Tier
2 7 (10.45%) Replication
3 5 (7.46%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Android
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.96%) Windows Phone
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (7.46%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) MVC
2 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Unit Testing
5 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.94%) Web Development
6 8 (11.94%) ITIL
7 6 (8.96%) Mobile Development
7 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.46%) Data Management
9 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.97%) ETL
10 3 (4.48%) OO
10 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.48%) Service Management
11 2 (2.99%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) C#
2 29 (43.28%) SQL
3 23 (34.33%) T-SQL
4 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) VBA
6 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) EPiServer
4 6 (8.96%) Xamarin
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) Capita
6 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.49%) F5