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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.41% 5.39% 10.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.00% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £455 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £615 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.88% +9.54%
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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
25 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 23.36% 21.57% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 18
Average daily rate £425 £464 £533
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% -12.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £450 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £598 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) VBA
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Tableau
4 4 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) MVVM
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (25.00%) WPF
4 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 4 (25.00%) Statistics
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) Sybase
4 4 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) SPSS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) MS Access
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase IQ
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) jMock
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (18.75%) UI Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) WPF
2 4 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Market Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
2 4 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (25.00%) MVVM
2 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) VBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) IronPython
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Tableau
2 4 (25.00%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
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