Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -71
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.088% 0.42% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 1.65% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 16
Leeds median daily rate £225 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +15.00% -0.83%
10th Percentile £213 £295 £285
90th Percentile £238 £370 £375
West Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -34.78% +15.00% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 597 667 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.33% 25.43% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 470 618
Leeds median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £311 £296 £281
90th Percentile £538 £529 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -17.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £24.50 £13.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £18.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +14.53% +15.63%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leeds

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

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware