Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 84 79
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.74% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
West Sussex median daily rate - £401 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.79% -17.50%
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 238 230 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.69% 18.12% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 151
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +15.00% +3.32%
10th Percentile £265 £317 £250
90th Percentile £569 £538 £456
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £47.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +26.00% -11.76%
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +53.42% -2.23% +12.00%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Sussex