The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 9.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 19
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-17.11% -12.59%
SQL Server 2005
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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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.63% 40.00% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 46 54
Median daily rate £426 £498 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +42.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton