The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 156 158 155
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 3.31% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 35 40
Median daily rate £461 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £295 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.89 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-51.26% +42.50%
SQL Server 2005
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
824 1543 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.53% 25.95% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 1206 1060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £608 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 10 (45.45%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (27.27%) WPF
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (13.64%) Back Office
10 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) Computer Science

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
1 2 (9.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (9.09%) MS Access
8 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (4.55%) Big Data
9 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
9 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (4.55%) MySQL
9 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
2 5 (22.73%) C# WPF Developer
2 5 (22.73%) WPF Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Sybase Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 6 (27.27%) WPF
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) MVC
2 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) BDD
3 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (9.09%) MVVM
3 2 (9.09%) Office Automation
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Korn
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) RedGate
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago