Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 114 120
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 8 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.057% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 0.23% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 - £295
10th Percentile £306 - £200
90th Percentile £520 - £374
South East median daily rate £373 £375 £360
% change year-on-year -0.67% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 502 428 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.15% 24.56% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 210 281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £520 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £25.35 £14.00
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.45 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.23% +12.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 8 £375 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) StorageTek
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) SCOM

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) CCSP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) StorageTek
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple