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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 107 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 33 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.17% 1.99% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.90% 7.59% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 18
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £405 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £328 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £41.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-43.90% +49.09%
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
846 659 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.04% 26.17% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 423 284
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +113.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -13 21 £350 +12.00% 5
North Yorkshire +7 7 £300 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire -24 4 £275 - 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (69.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (46.03%) SQL
4 27 (42.86%) .NET
5 25 (39.68%) C#
6 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (34.92%) T-SQL
7 22 (34.92%) Windows
8 21 (33.33%) MVC
9 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
10 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (20.63%) Finance
12 13 (20.63%) TDD
12 13 (20.63%) WCF
13 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
15 10 (15.87%) IIS
15 10 (15.87%) N-Tier
15 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (14.29%) VMware
16 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (12.70%) jQuery
17 8 (12.70%) Replication
17 8 (12.70%) ITIL
17 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
17 8 (12.70%) Umbraco
17 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (12.70%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (15.87%) IIS
2 8 (12.70%) Umbraco
3 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.11%) CMS
4 4 (6.35%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SAN
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) DHCP
4 1 (1.59%) SMTP
4 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (69.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (1.59%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (1.59%) DTS
10 1 (1.59%) OLAP
10 1 (1.59%) QlikView
10 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.63%) DBA
4 10 (15.87%) SQL DBA
5 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Applications Developer
5 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
6 7 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 7 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
6 7 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
9 3 (4.76%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) .NET
2 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.63%) WCF
4 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 7 (11.11%) CSS
6 7 (11.11%) HTML
7 6 (9.52%) Web Services
7 6 (9.52%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.76%) Ajax
9 3 (4.76%) WPF
10 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.59%) CSS3
10 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.59%) HTML5
10 1 (1.59%) WSDL
10 1 (1.59%) SOAP
10 1 (1.59%) MDX
10 1 (1.59%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
3 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) Clustering
4 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) NHS
6 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Windows Phone
2 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.52%) Android
3 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) MVC
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.63%) TDD
4 8 (12.70%) ITIL
4 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.11%) Web Development
6 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.94%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (7.94%) Mobile Development
7 5 (7.94%) ETL
7 5 (7.94%) Data Management
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.76%) Service Management
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) C#
3 22 (34.92%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.11%) VBA
6 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) XAML
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) X++
8 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) VMware
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle
5 5 (7.94%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.59%) Cognos
6 1 (1.59%) Capita
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