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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank - 426 435
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.018% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
5456 5462 5428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.70% 24.35% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3971 3803 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £312 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.35 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £90.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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