Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 October 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 144 125
Rank change year-on-year -17 -19 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.062% 0.037% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.16% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Surrey median daily rate - £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% +5.00%
South East median daily rate £381 £358 £365
% change year-on-year +6.64% -2.05% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £23.00
South East median hourly rate - - £23.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 753 638 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.34% 23.75% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 487 343
Surrey median daily rate £466 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £334 £301
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 13
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £16.10 £14.25 £17.40
90th Percentile £53.50 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% +25.00%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft