Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 55
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 1.67% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.56% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Leicestershire median daily rate - £363 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.19% -
East Midlands median daily rate £222 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -38.88% +20.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +106.90% -6.45% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 138 119 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 24.21% 22.04% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 63 87
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -4.41%
10th Percentile £270 £262 £232
90th Percentile £529 £475 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.27% +10.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £19.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +117.11% -49.33% -
10th Percentile £17.98 £14.50 £13.65
90th Percentile £45.20 £35.90 £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £17.55 £18.00
% change year-on-year +135.11% -2.53% -48.57%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Leicestershire