The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank 413 412 413
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.092% 0.017% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£230 - £385
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 - £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £239 - £397
UK excluding London average daily rate - £313 £245
% change year-on-year
- +27.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
SQL Server 7
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5463 5732 5431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.82% 22.85% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3689 3947 3599
Average daily rate £448 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 63
Average hourly rate £28.25 £26.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.61% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.16 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £30.75 £27.60
% change year-on-year
+5.02% +11.41%

SQL Server 7
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 7 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server 7
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the London region.

SQL Server 7 Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 7
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the London region.

SQL Server 7 Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 7
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 1 - -
Upminster - - - -
SQL Server 7
England

SQL Server 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SQL Server 7 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 7.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) NHS
2 5 (83.33%) GIS
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) OLAP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) MS Access
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) Information Management
4 3 (50.00%) QlikView
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Informatics
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) DTS

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SQL Server 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Access
2 3 (50.00%) QlikView
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) NHS Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) NHS
1 5 (83.33%) GIS
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Reuters
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle