The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 117 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 1.14% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 7
Median daily rate £363 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £265 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £335 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.12%
SQL Server 2005
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
435 615 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.07% 21.47% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 360 390
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +19 1 - -
Glasgow +3 1 £375 +64.83%
West Lothian -3 1 £363 +11.53%
Aberdeen - 1 £165 -
SQL Server 2005
UK

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) OLTP
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) ADO
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (16.67%) OLTP
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development DBA
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ADO
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) VMware