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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 16.67% 8.14% 5.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.03% 33.33% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £414 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
SQL Server
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 Docklands, London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 57.41% 24.42% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 14
Median daily rate £575 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) JIRA
6 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 4 (30.77%) WPF
6 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 4 (30.77%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Confluence
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Front Office
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) NFS
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 4 (30.77%) Confluence
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (7.69%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) FCoE
2 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) Multicast
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) HBase
1 3 (23.08%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JProfiler
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) VersionOne
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
4 2 (15.38%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VBA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IntelliMatch Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Spotfire Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) LINQ
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) JSR 170
5 1 (7.69%) JSTL
5 1 (7.69%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) R
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) Basel III
2 3 (23.08%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) KVM
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (15.38%) SRDF
2 2 (15.38%) Xen
3 1 (7.69%) HDFS
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) DataSynapse
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Intel
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.69%) Netezza
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SunGard
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata