The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 50 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% - 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
96 96 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.05% 16.44% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 81
Median daily rate £450 £390 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +25.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Stevenage - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy