Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 61 66
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.02% 1.49% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 5.24% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 6
Oxford median daily rate £140 £510 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -72.55% +108.16% +8.89%
10th Percentile £130 £386 £185
90th Percentile £270 £510 £325
Oxfordshire median daily rate £140 £500 £300
% change year-on-year -72.00% +66.67% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 164 191 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.94% 28.38% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 149 138
Oxford median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £275 £311 £227
90th Percentile £546 £525 £529
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £378
% change year-on-year -2.86% +15.89% -9.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £17.43 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.27% +87.50%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.43 £27.50
% change year-on-year - -36.62% +22.22%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Oxford

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Oxford

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Oxford

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory Support
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Audio Visual Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Technician
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
1 5 (71.43%) Mac Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Server Support
1 5 (71.43%) Server Support Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Server Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Support Technician
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server Support
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (57.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos