Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 72 87
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.70% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 2.93% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -5.88% +36.00%
10th Percentile £255 £239 £336
90th Percentile £265 £423 £438
East of England median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £23.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £28.50

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 211 273 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.82% 23.93% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 144 190
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +1.61% +10.71%
10th Percentile £288 £250 £263
90th Percentile £494 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.87% -36.17% +4.44%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.40 £13.80
90th Percentile £18.53 £38.00 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.07 £31.76
% change year-on-year -18.21% +13.57% +11.44%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Peterborough - 4 £260 -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) CA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) arcserve
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) HP Storage
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) arcserve
1 4 (100.00%) CA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP