Period
to 22 February 2018

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 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 172 183
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -69
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 1.26% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £381 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +29.24% -5.60%
10th Percentile £243 £325 £285
90th Percentile £393 £404 £458
England median daily rate £424 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +16.97% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% +57.14% -26.32%

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 957 1,113 1,375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.67% 23.85% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 727 964
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £270 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £533 £540
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £44.00 £21.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.65% +6.17% +18.37%
10th Percentile £43.50 £14.27 £11.70
90th Percentile £44.50 £33.97 £30.43
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £27.12
% change year-on-year +32.08% -2.29% -5.47%

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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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
North Yorkshire +2 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire -26 3 £300 -21.31% 4
South Yorkshire +15 1 £388 +8.77%
SQL Server 2005
England

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

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware