The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.76% 7.63% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 33.33% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £513 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £544 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £21.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.58% -16.34%

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
33 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.19% 22.90% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 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 £450 £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
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
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 across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (47.06%) SQL
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) IIS
4 5 (29.41%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Front Office
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Clustering
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) XSLT
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (17.65%) HAProxy
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) Intranet
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) FCoE
5 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) HBase
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Grunt
1 2 (11.76%) gulp
1 2 (11.76%) jspm
1 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Front Office
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Support
5 1 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) Kafka
4 2 (11.76%) React
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) EMC VNX
3 2 (11.76%) Derivative
3 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) SOLID
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) R
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
4 1 (5.88%) NFS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.88%) SRDF
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HAProxy
1 3 (17.65%) WMI
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Sybase
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) GoldenSource
6 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe
7 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (5.88%) DataSynapse
7 1 (5.88%) Informatica
7 1 (5.88%) Intel
7 1 (5.88%) Mashery
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Tableau