The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 3 months to 28 May 2017 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
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.39% 1.79% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 9.52% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £195 £1,129 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -82.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £29.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +15.96% +29.34%  

SQL Server 2005 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21 21 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 29.17% 18.75% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 12
Median daily rate £325 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +16.92% +41.30%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Bath

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Bath

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Bath region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Designer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP