The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 66 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.56% 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 2.20% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £326 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.64 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-41.61% +42.50%
SQL Server 2005
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
177 227 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.98% 25.28% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 194 175
Median daily rate £375 £390 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £100.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +344.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) VBScript
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Backup Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam