Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 65 68
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.43% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.49% 1.94% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 2
Oxford median daily rate £350 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -15.79% +9.62%
10th Percentile £150 £275 £319
90th Percentile £400 £325 £388
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 158 155 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 25.61% 26.82% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 123 142
Oxford median daily rate £450 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.54% +23.46%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £508
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.33% +20.00%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -56.00% -6.98%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Sophos
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (20.00%) Replication
7 3 (20.00%) CCTV
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) CRM

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Ajax Developer
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
1 8 (53.33%) VB.NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Server Support
2 4 (26.67%) Support Officer
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server Support
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Officer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) Ajax
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) CCTV
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCTS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Sophos
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (13.33%) Apple