Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.98% 0.33% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 1.35% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Canary Wharf median daily rate £213 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.54% +13.89% -
10th Percentile £206 £494 £430
90th Percentile £219 £531 £495
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £213 £513 £450
% change year-on-year -58.54% +13.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following 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 or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 75 74 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.43% 24.58% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 43
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £394 £340 £382
90th Percentile £650 £633 £634
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £506 £500
% change year-on-year +13.58% +1.25% -0.99%
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 17 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware