The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 115 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 1.53% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.31% 6.37% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 28
Median daily rate £375 £338 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
- +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.89 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-51.26% +42.50%
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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
606 753 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.61% 24.07% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 426 463
Median daily rate £400 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -24.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +24 8 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 6 £400 +10.34% 1
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) ETL
9 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (21.74%) DTS
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) OLAP
10 4 (17.39%) Clustering
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (17.39%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (17.39%) SDLC
10 4 (17.39%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) DTS
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (17.39%) OLAP
6 4 (17.39%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) DBA
1 9 (39.13%) SQL DBA
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) MDX
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Data Transformation
4 4 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCA
2 2 (8.70%) CCENT
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.35%) OCP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) HP