The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.80% 8.26% 5.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.39% 42.86% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £575 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +18.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £695 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 21 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.26% 19.27% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 39
Average daily rate £475 £625 £474
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £510 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £775 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Docklands, London region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing SQL Server 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.

1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) Maven
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) IIS
7 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) J2EE
8 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 7 (25.93%) Unisys
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle
9 7 (25.93%) LDAP
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) JBoss
9 7 (25.93%) UNIX
9 7 (25.93%) BladeLogic
10 6 (22.22%) Banking
10 6 (22.22%) Middleware
10 6 (22.22%) Adobe
10 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
10 6 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
11 5 (18.52%) LINC
11 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
12 4 (14.81%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) IIS
3 7 (25.93%) JBoss
4 6 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Apache
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (7.41%) CMS
8 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.70%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LDAP
2 4 (14.81%) NAS
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) FCoE
3 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.70%) Multicast
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) DTS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Impala
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (37.04%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) JProfiler
3 4 (14.81%) VisualVM
4 2 (7.41%) Hudson
4 2 (7.41%) jMock
4 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Build Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Software Configuration Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Software Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Build and Release Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Software Release Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Release Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
3 6 (22.22%) Middleware
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) JSTL
4 4 (14.81%) JSR 170
4 4 (14.81%) JSP
4 4 (14.81%) Servlets
5 2 (7.41%) JDBC
5 2 (7.41%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) JMS
5 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Sling
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Felix
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) WPF
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.41%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Data Management
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) LINC
3 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
7 1 (3.70%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) SRDF
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) BladeLogic
2 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) Unisys
4 6 (22.22%) Adobe
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Sybase
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.70%) Perforce
7 1 (3.70%) DataSynapse
7 1 (3.70%) Red Gate
7 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.70%) Actian