Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 2019 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 124 106
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.64% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.48% +22.88%
South East median daily rate £350 £345 £407
% change year-on-year +1.45% -15.23% +16.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 280 488 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.70% 21.75% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 206 181
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £238 £300 £263
90th Percentile £560 £513 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.62% +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 - £38.25
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +164.71% -35.85%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Buckinghamshire