The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 41 40
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.75% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.38% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 93 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.60% 32.63% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 33
Median daily rate £434 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.59% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £276 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) MDX
5 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft