Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 181 182
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -84
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 1.92% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £306 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.23% +15.00% -1.64%
10th Percentile £229 £243 £277
90th Percentile £378 £418 £438
England median daily rate £415 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +15.28% -4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.19 -
England median hourly rate £29.81 £13.28 £28.50
% change year-on-year +124.47% -53.40% +25.61%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 989 1356 1607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.27% 24.88% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 922 1089
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +5.80%
10th Percentile £305 £280 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.30 £9.20
90th Percentile £37.85 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

SQL Server 2005
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2005 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2005 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2005 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire +5 4 £225 -34.78% 1
North Yorkshire +6 3 - -
South Yorkshire +13 2 £388 +40.91%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Power BI
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2005
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (22.22%) Power BI
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) OLTP
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WF
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) VMware