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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
London / Docklands, London
Rank 12 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.51% 10.17% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 54.55% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £538 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £510 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £693 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%

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
18 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 38.30% 18.64% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 18
Median daily rate £600 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £704 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) LINQ
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Front Office
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Basel III
5 3 (27.27%) CRD IV
5 3 (27.27%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis

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 (36.36%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FCoE
1 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) Multicast
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) HBase
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Front Office
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Pricing Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 2 (18.18%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) LINQ
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CAML
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) Basel III
2 3 (27.27%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) SRDF
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) Nintex
3 1 (9.09%) SunGard
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) VMware