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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 110 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 46 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 1.47% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 6.62% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 25
Median daily rate £375 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £333 £349
% change year-on-year
+2.25% -4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.28 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +65.00%
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
588 695 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.67% 22.28% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 403 519
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 24
Median hourly rate £43.92 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.12% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £17.30 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 August 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 August 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 - 8 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire +24 6 £400 +53.84%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (23.81%) DTS
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (19.05%) MDX
9 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) SaaS
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning

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 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) DTS
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DBA
1 8 (38.10%) SQL DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) MDX
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
3 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCA
2 2 (9.52%) CCENT
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.76%) OCP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Apple
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) HP