The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 45 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.43% 0.22% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.90% 1.35% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
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 Nottingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 102 74 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 29.23% 16.44% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 42 76
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Sitefinity
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) CMS Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) VMware