Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 July 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 500 342
Rank change year-on-year -18 -158 -105
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 84 109 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 1.03% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 202
London median daily rate £450 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.05% -3.06% -5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £251
90th Percentile £532 £531 £550
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £29.62 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £34.00 £17.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +97.10% -39.47% +3.64%

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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10147 10546 11076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.13% 23.24% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7384 7639 7731
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 48 92
London median hourly rate £26.88 £27.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.25% +13.50% -11.89%
10th Percentile £16.93 £16.91 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.63 £99.30 £57.50
England median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +24.00% -13.04%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in London

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Central London +6 34 £450 - 3
North London -9 5 £500 +177.78% 3
West London +39 2 £383 +39.09%
East London - 2 £363 - 1
South London -7 1 £500 +24.61% 2
SQL Server 2005
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 55 (65.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (60.71%) SQL
5 45 (53.57%) Windows
6 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
7 31 (36.90%) C#
8 30 (35.71%) .NET
9 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (26.19%) Finance
12 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (22.62%) MVC
13 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (22.62%) jQuery
13 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
15 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
15 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
16 16 (19.05%) HTML
16 16 (19.05%) CSS
16 16 (19.05%) ITIL
16 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (19.05%) VMware
17 15 (17.86%) Clustering
17 15 (17.86%) WCF
17 15 (17.86%) Active Directory
18 14 (16.67%) MSTest
18 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.52%) IIS
3 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.10%) Office 365
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.57%) IaaS
6 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
2 7 (8.33%) SAN
3 6 (7.14%) NAS
3 6 (7.14%) WAN
4 4 (4.76%) DNS
5 3 (3.57%) DHCP
5 3 (3.57%) LAN
5 3 (3.57%) Skype
6 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.19%) DMZ
7 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.19%) FTP
7 1 (1.19%) HTTP
7 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) Intranet
7 1 (1.19%) IPsec
7 1 (1.19%) SMTP
7 1 (1.19%) SSL
7 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 55 (65.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (7.14%) Big Data
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
10 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (7.14%) QlikView
10 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
12 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (4.76%) MS Access
12 4 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Moq
1 14 (16.67%) MSTest
1 14 (16.67%) NUnit
1 14 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.19%) Selenium
7 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.19%) TestNG
7 1 (1.19%) Toad
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Digital Economy
4 4 (4.76%) Front Office
4 4 (4.76%) Law
5 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.38%) Advertising
7 1 (1.19%) Billing
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) C# Developer
2 16 (19.05%) DBA
3 14 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 13 (15.48%) .NET Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (13.10%) SQL Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Analyst
8 8 (9.52%) Angular Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Architect
10 6 (7.14%) Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) WPF Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.95%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (5.95%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
13 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Consultant
13 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.57%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.71%) .NET
2 19 (22.62%) jQuery
3 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
4 16 (19.05%) CSS
4 16 (19.05%) HTML
5 15 (17.86%) WCF
6 13 (15.48%) Ajax
7 8 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (9.52%) WPF
8 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.95%) REST
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.76%) RESTful
11 3 (3.57%) .NET Core
11 3 (3.57%) Aurelia
11 3 (3.57%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.57%) HTML5
11 3 (3.57%) NHibernate
11 3 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Clustering
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Replication
3 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) Derivative
4 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.19%) Blog
6 1 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Windows
2 18 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Vista
7 5 (5.95%) Solaris
8 3 (3.57%) Linux
9 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.19%) Unix
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (22.62%) MVC
4 16 (19.05%) ITIL
5 12 (14.29%) Migration
6 11 (13.10%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.71%) Change Management
7 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (9.52%) ETL
8 8 (9.52%) MVVM
8 8 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 8 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.33%) CRM
9 7 (8.33%) DevOps
9 7 (8.33%) High Availability
10 6 (7.14%) Capacity Management
10 6 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 5 (5.95%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) SQL
2 31 (36.90%) C#
3 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
4 13 (15.48%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) F#
8 1 (1.19%) Java
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) VBA
8 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (7.14%) MCITP
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) CCNA
2 5 (5.95%) CCSP
2 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.95%) MCSE
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.38%) PMO
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.57%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) Docker
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) SCOM
3 7 (8.33%) SCCM
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.38%) Puppet
6 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.19%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) Opsview
6 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.19%) vRealize
6 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) VMware
3 8 (9.52%) HP
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle
5 5 (5.95%) StorageTek
5 5 (5.95%) Sun
6 4 (4.76%) Citrix
6 4 (4.76%) SAP
6 4 (4.76%) Telerik
7 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.57%) Symantec
8 2 (2.38%) Tableau
9 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.19%) Apple
9 1 (1.19%) CommVault
9 1 (1.19%) McAfee
9 1 (1.19%) NetApp
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.19%) RedGate
9 1 (1.19%) Splunk
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