The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 96 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.56% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 2.43% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.41%

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
318 452 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.76% 23.06% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 278 226
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2005
North West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) Ingres
7 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Licensing
7 5 (38.46%) Software Licensing
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (38.46%) SCOM
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Virtual Servers

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (38.46%) Ingres
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) OLAP
9 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.69%) OLTP
9 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Database Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) SAML
3 1 (7.69%) XHTML
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Software Licensing
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix