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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 444 445 409
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -36
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.021% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.022% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Median daily rate - £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £306
% change year-on-year
- +30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Consultant
England

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
21925 22482 22648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15635 15732 15384
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) Security Management
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VLDB
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (14.29%) Puppet
7 1 (14.29%) GitHub
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012

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 5 (71.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) VLDB
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) GoCD
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Mercator
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase