The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 53 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 1.07% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 5.50% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Median daily rate £400 £354 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -19.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.41%

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
90 109 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.99% 19.43% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 96
Median daily rate £418 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 1 £400 +41.59% 1
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Database Security
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) DTS
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
2 2 (33.33%) OCP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware