The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 123 123 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.32% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 2.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 29
Median daily rate - £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-14.01% -37.05%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
338 386 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.51% 13.77% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 236 255
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 16
Median hourly rate £12.83 £32.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.52% +140.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £18.20 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £125.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Berkshire region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Berkshire region.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IMAP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MAPI
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) VCP5
2 2 (40.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (20.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
Reading
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