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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / South East
Rank 201 203 217
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 35 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 2.60% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 22
Median daily rate £438 £338 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £254 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.42 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- -36.73%

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
1324 1769 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.13% 21.57% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 1124 924
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 66 34
Median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £60.62 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +16 18 £500 +66.66% 1
Hampshire +11 11 £345 -1.42% 5
East Sussex +5 4 £425 +123.68%
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £363 +22.88% 2
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (62.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.00%) Windows
6 16 (32.00%) ETL
7 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (30.00%) JIRA
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (28.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (28.00%) Talend
8 14 (28.00%) Snowflake Schema
9 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
9 13 (26.00%) Migration
9 13 (26.00%) Customer Insight
9 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (24.00%) VMware
10 12 (24.00%) Citrix
10 12 (24.00%) .NET
11 11 (22.00%) Intranet
11 11 (22.00%) vSphere
11 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.00%) XenApp
12 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
12 10 (20.00%) MySQL
13 9 (18.00%) C#

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 8 (16.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.00%) SAS
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.00%) CMS
5 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) NAS
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (28.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (20.00%) MySQL
6 8 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (14.00%) MS Access
8 6 (12.00%) MariaDB
8 6 (12.00%) OLAP
8 6 (12.00%) OLTP
8 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.00%) Big Data
10 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
11 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) JIRA
2 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (16.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Publishing
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) ETL Developer
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.00%) MySQL Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Database Developer
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) DBA
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) OLAP Developer
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (6.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) XML
4 4 (8.00%) HTML
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) X-Windows
6 2 (4.00%) Ajax
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (4.00%) JSON
6 2 (4.00%) MDX
6 2 (4.00%) WCF
6 2 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.00%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.00%) Ninject
7 1 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (2.00%) WinForms
7 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Informatics
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Economics
3 4 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) HACMP
5 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.00%) MVS
7 3 (6.00%) Unix
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ETL
2 13 (26.00%) Customer Insight
2 13 (26.00%) Migration
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (12.00%) Database Tuning
5 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 4 (8.00%) Workflow
8 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) B2B
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.00%) C
5 4 (8.00%) C++
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 4 (8.00%) R
5 4 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) vSphere
3 10 (20.00%) XenApp
3 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (12.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool/Webtop
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Talend
3 12 (24.00%) Citrix
3 12 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) Cognos
6 2 (4.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.00%) Altiris
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) IDERA
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Redback
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Sophos
7 1 (2.00%) Splunk
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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