The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 247 178 152
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 19 93 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.98% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 4.65% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 55 65
Median daily rate £325 £360 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £243 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1808 2001 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.52% 21.19% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 1225 1027
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 27 43
Median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire -4 5 £225 -14.28% 4
Hampshire -9 5 £325 -27.77% 3
West Sussex -17 4 £365 -11.51%
Surrey -24 3 £325 -16.12% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £450 +33.33% 3
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (80.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (62.69%) SQL
4 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 34 (50.75%) Windows
6 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
7 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (32.84%) Windows Server
10 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (28.36%) VMware
10 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
11 18 (26.87%) Oracle
11 18 (26.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
13 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
14 15 (22.39%) .NET
14 15 (22.39%) VBScript
15 14 (20.90%) Clustering
15 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (19.40%) XenApp
16 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (19.40%) vSphere
16 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (19.40%) Citrix
16 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
18 11 (16.42%) DHCP
18 11 (16.42%) DNS
18 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.96%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.46%) IIS
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Apache
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.49%) SAS
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) DHCP
1 11 (16.42%) DNS
2 7 (10.45%) Firewall
2 7 (10.45%) SAN
3 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) MPLS
5 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.99%) VoIP
5 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) IMAP
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) Intranet
6 1 (1.49%) Network Security
6 1 (1.49%) SMTP
6 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (80.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (26.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
8 10 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
10 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
10 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
10 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.99%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (1.49%) DTS
12 1 (1.49%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (1.49%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MSI
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.99%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.49%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.49%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.49%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) DBA
2 21 (31.34%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) SQL DBA
3 18 (26.87%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (11.94%) DV Cleared DBA
6 7 (10.45%) SSRS Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) SSAS Developer
7 6 (8.96%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) XML
3 3 (4.48%) MDX
4 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) HTML
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) MAPI
5 1 (1.49%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.49%) SOAP
5 1 (1.49%) WF
5 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Clustering
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Replication
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.99%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) PKI
7 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (32.84%) Windows Server
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.46%) Linux
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.48%) Unix
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.99%) AIX
9 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.49%) Android
10 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.49%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.49%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (14.93%) Change Management
3 7 (10.45%) ETL
4 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) Migration
5 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.97%) Database Security
6 4 (5.97%) Database Tuning
6 4 (5.97%) OO
7 3 (4.48%) Line Management
7 3 (4.48%) MVC
7 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.99%) Change Control
8 2 (2.99%) Coaching
8 2 (2.99%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
3 17 (25.37%) PowerShell
4 15 (22.39%) VBScript
5 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.45%) C#
7 5 (7.46%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) Java
8 3 (4.48%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.42%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 4 (5.97%) MCITP
6 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.99%) MCTS
7 2 (2.99%) VCP5
7 2 (2.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.40%) vSphere
3 13 (19.40%) XenApp
4 8 (11.94%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.46%) XenServer
6 4 (5.97%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.48%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.48%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
3 4 (5.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.48%) SCOM
4 3 (4.48%) WSUS
5 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.99%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.99%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.49%) cPanel
6 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) VMware
3 18 (26.87%) Oracle
4 13 (19.40%) Citrix
5 9 (13.43%) HP
6 8 (11.94%) Lumension
7 6 (8.96%) Cisco
7 6 (8.96%) Sophos
8 5 (7.46%) Dell
8 5 (7.46%) IBM
8 5 (7.46%) Symantec
9 4 (5.97%) Intel Security
9 4 (5.97%) RedGate
10 3 (4.48%) EMC
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
10 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.99%) Veritas
12 1 (1.49%) Borland
12 1 (1.49%) Juniper
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