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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.48% 6.72% 4.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 29.63% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
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£500 £488 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £560 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.94% -17.27%
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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
35 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.21% 22.69% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 38
Average daily rate £475 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £368 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Maven
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) J2EE
5 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
5 9 (32.14%) Banking
6 8 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) JBoss
7 7 (25.00%) LDAP
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 6 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (21.43%) Spring
8 6 (21.43%) Front Office
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Adobe
9 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) Sybase
9 5 (17.86%) IIS
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.00%) JBoss
3 6 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (17.86%) IIS
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (7.14%) CMS
7 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.57%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.57%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.57%) FCoE
3 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.57%) Multicast
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.14%) HBase
6 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.57%) Impala
7 1 (3.57%) Big Data
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) DTS
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Maven
2 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) JProfiler
3 4 (14.29%) Hudson
3 4 (14.29%) JUnit
3 4 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 4 (14.29%) jMock
3 4 (14.29%) VisualVM
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 9 (32.14%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (21.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) J2EE
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) JSTL
4 4 (14.29%) JMS
4 4 (14.29%) JSR 170
4 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 4 (14.29%) WPF
4 4 (14.29%) JDBC
4 4 (14.29%) JSP
4 4 (14.29%) Servlets
5 3 (10.71%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (7.14%) Apache Sling
6 2 (7.14%) Apache Felix
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Credit Risk
2 4 (14.29%) Market Risk
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
4 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.57%) Equities
5 1 (3.57%) Derivative
5 1 (3.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) TDD
2 5 (17.86%) Scrum
2 5 (17.86%) Data Management
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) MVVM
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) LINC
6 1 (3.57%) IronPython
6 1 (3.57%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) SRDF
2 1 (3.57%) KVM
2 1 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Adobe
3 5 (17.86%) Sybase
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.71%) Tableau
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Unisys
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.57%) Actian
7 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.57%) Perforce
7 1 (3.57%) DataSynapse
7 1 (3.57%) Red Gate