The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 18 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.11% 5.26% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 20.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.23%
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 - £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.41%
SQL Server 2005
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 25.56% 26.32% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2005
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 8 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Online Games
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft