The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - 18 24
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.17% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.52% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -50.00%

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.08% 22.83% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 37
Median daily rate £400 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Halifax