The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 39 50
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 3.36% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.80% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 4
Median daily rate - £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.89 £28.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-51.26% +42.50%
SQL Server 2005
East of 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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
122 164 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.63% 26.24% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 65
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2005
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft