Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for SQL Server 2005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 3.00% 0.94% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.00% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £367 £165 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.45% - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2005 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 20.00% 18.87% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 6
Aberdeen median daily rate £417 £300 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.02% -38.78% +40.00%
10th Percentile £310 £230 £369
90th Percentile £438 £365 £528
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - £40.25 -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +68.00% -1.96%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing SQL Server 2005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Aberdeen

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Aberdeen

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft