The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 61 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% - 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% - 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £360 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £26.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-27.88% -16.80%
SQL Server 2005
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
199 149 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.15% 18.91% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 83 83
Average daily rate £375 £378 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2005
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SystmOne
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus