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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.56% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +49.70%
SQL Server 2008
London

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
34 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.12% 24.29% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 12
Median daily rate £390 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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