The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 40 49 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.82% 0.67% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 3.41% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £275 £1,086 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -74.66% +210.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £361 £325
% change year-on-year -3.11% +11.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +61.76% -50.72%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 72 88 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.82% 19.51% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 102
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester +1 6 £275 -15.38%
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Xamarin
2 7 (87.50%) DTS
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) DTS
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Developer
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Xamarin