The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.76% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- -36.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.60% 22.90% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 12
Median daily rate £575 £468 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf