Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 160 150
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 -71
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.42% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 1.67% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 21
West Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +15.00% -1.64%
10th Percentile £213 £301 £283
90th Percentile £238 £400 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £306 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -11.23% +15.00% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.19 -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 732 899 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.97% 24.96% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 609 806
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £520 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +14.53% +15.63%
10th Percentile £13.24 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £24.90 £31.50 £42.27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 2 £225 -34.78% 1
Bradford +17 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WF
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) B2C
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) DSDM
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware