The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had SQL Server Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Consultant
England / London
Rank 396 407 393
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 7 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.019% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.020% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £455 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

SQL Server Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured SQL Server Consultant in the job title.

SQL Server Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL Server Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

SQL Server Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL Server Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £388 -
SQL Server Consultant
England

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, SQL Server Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring SQL Server Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) Tableau
6 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) R
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Alteryx
6 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Server Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Alteryx
3 1 (12.50%) SAP