The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / South West
Rank 125 143 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -35
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.27% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 1.17% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 25
Median daily rate £275 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.85
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
546 682 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.13% 22.79% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 507 541
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 5 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Gloucestershire +9 8 £275 -31.25%
Somerset - 2 £369 -
Dorset - 1 £450 -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 10 (58.82%) C#
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) Xamarin
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (41.18%) Silverlight
6 7 (41.18%) DTS
6 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) SAP
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
9 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) DTS
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Ingres
6 1 (5.88%) Power BI
6 1 (5.88%) QlikView
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Developer
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (23.53%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (17.65%) DBA
6 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) Silverlight
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.88%) COM+
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) WSDL
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Data Encryption
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) Data Management
2 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) ETL
2 1 (5.88%) HOOD
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Kanban
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Xamarin
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) VMware