The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 28 June 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 of England / Norfolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.54% - 3.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% - 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £300 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £23.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +50.00% -18.58%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 63 37 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 34.05% 16.59% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 55
Median daily rate £400 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +87.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £543 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Norwich - 1 £300 -
SQL Server 2005
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager