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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.78% 2.50% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -52.05%

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
20 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 27.78% 22.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Median daily rate £285 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £398 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 11 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft