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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -50.00%

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
29 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.20% 16.26% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 11
Median daily rate £573 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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