The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 122 140 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.96% 15.96% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 82 103
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Reading

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Meridio
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (100.00%) Varonis
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Meridio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Varonis