The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.64 £31.03 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-46.36% +55.12%
SQL Server 2005
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 87 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.86% 21.91% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 31
Median daily rate £475 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) B2C
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS