The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 25 31
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.41% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.44% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.15% +3.17%
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%

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.28% 31.69% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 39
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2005
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) VMware