Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 June 2020 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 88 101
Rank change year-on-year +25 +13 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.83% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £325 £475 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +28.38% -1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £475 £330
90th Percentile £338 £475 £420
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £475 £370
% change year-on-year -31.58% +28.38% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 157 240 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.04% 18.53% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 163 233
Median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +5.81%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -9.09% +39.68%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -14.89% -6.00%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL