Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 July 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 84 85
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.47% 0.92% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 3.70% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 14
Glasgow median daily rate - £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +20.00%
Scotland median daily rate £438 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +45.83% -20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +1.18% +286.36%

SQL Server 2005 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 330 324 461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 25.74% 24.79% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 190 232
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% +4.44%
10th Percentile £292 £249 £257
90th Percentile £458 £450 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £84.43 - £32.00
90th Percentile £195.00 - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +20.53% +6.67% +92.86%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Complex ETL
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware