Period
to 21 January 2021

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 21 January 2021 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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 90 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.45% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
West Midlands median daily rate - £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +45.83%
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 99 262 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.98% 23.50% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 191 169
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £301 £306 £298
90th Percentile £635 £588 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £430 £416
% change year-on-year -6.98% +3.30% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £11.13 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.43% -
Median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £52.00
% change year-on-year +48.57% -66.35% +70.49%

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