Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 158 159
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 9 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.085% 0.23% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 1.20% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 21
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% +8.66%
10th Percentile £269 £293 £263
90th Percentile £364 £408 £488
South East median daily rate £373 £378 £360
% change year-on-year -1.32% +4.86% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 581 751 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.48% 19.52% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 476 646
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £250 £269 £278
90th Percentile £502 £488 £524
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 31
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%
10th Percentile £19.34 £19.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +12.00%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Andover - 2 £348 -
Hook - 1 £265 -
SQL Server 2005
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
1 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) F#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware