The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 23 9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 0.86% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.35% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -50.00%

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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 5.23% 19.83% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Median daily rate £325 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £250 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull