The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 22 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.05% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.90% 4.00% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£475 - £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +45.45%
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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
31 25 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.66% 19.38% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 48
Average daily rate £475 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £793 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2012
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (25.00%) OO

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior ETL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft