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 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 East / Hampshire
Rank 99 102 106
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.65% 5.61% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 12
Median daily rate £425 £463 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +57.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £329 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £361 £325
% change year-on-year -3.11% +11.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 356 410 388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 19.16% 18.80% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 268 233
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.78% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.00 £21.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £42.50 £40.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Andover - 6 £325 -
Havant -3 2 £488 +14.70%
Liss - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 16 (72.73%) vSphere
5 15 (68.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
7 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (45.45%) Oracle
10 9 (40.91%) Citrix
10 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
11 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (36.36%) SCCM
11 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
11 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (36.36%) Linux
11 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
12 7 (31.82%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (31.82%) .NET
12 7 (31.82%) SQL
12 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
12 7 (31.82%) XenApp
12 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared

SQL Server 2005
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) PuTTY
1 6 (27.27%) WinSCP
2 4 (18.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.09%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 2 (9.09%) Data Mart
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) DB2
8 1 (4.55%) Kalido
8 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) HP UFT
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
1 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
1 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Ant
3 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.09%) TestNG
3 2 (9.09%) Toad
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Local Government
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Tester
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 2 (9.09%) DBA
3 2 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) HACMP
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (9.09%) AIX
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (27.27%) BDD
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) F#
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) vSphere
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) XenApp
4 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
5 6 (27.27%) XenServer
6 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) vRealize
3 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 6 (27.27%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) IBM
8 2 (9.09%) Altiris
8 2 (9.09%) Cognos
8 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
9 1 (4.55%) SAP