The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% -12.85%
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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
17 32 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.66% 15.02% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 70
Average daily rate £450 £458 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -16.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £342 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2008
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 2008 across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2008
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft