Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 153 159
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.56% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £225 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.78% +15.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £306 £345
% change year-on-year +63.27% -11.23% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 - £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 809 718 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.92% 23.94% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 503 615
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £320 £305 £282
90th Percentile £571 £538 £519
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +1.25% +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £21.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +3.83% +21.07%
10th Percentile £13.09 £13.24 £13.50
90th Percentile £27.80 £24.90 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year -20.69% +52.63% -18.57%

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