Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.85% - 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 - £538
10th Percentile £423 - £516
90th Percentile £528 - £549
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 - £538
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 66 67 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 28.21% 24.81% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 49
Canary Wharf median daily rate £588 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% - -13.64%
10th Percentile £446 £321 £300
90th Percentile £753 £669 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £475 £513
% change year-on-year +26.32% -7.32% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Canary Wharf

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft