Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 18 January 2018 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 30 39
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 3.26% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 13.43% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Leicester median daily rate - £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.00% -
Leicestershire median daily rate - £363 £285
% change year-on-year - +27.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire 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 Leicester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 77 67 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 24.52% 24.28% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 54
Leicester median daily rate £370 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.30% +22.22% +3.85%
10th Percentile £289 £283 £275
90th Percentile £538 £475 £451
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Leicester median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.68% -55.03% +12.67%
10th Percentile £13.20 £14.50 £41.03
90th Percentile £45.00 £35.90 £43.68
Leicestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +123.68% -52.20% +6.00%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicester