Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 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 (MS SQL)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 21 28
Rank change year-on-year -38 +7 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.00% 9.67% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 32.50% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 10
Canary Wharf median daily rate £398 £525 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.29% +4.48% +4.69%
10th Percentile £223 £413 £389
90th Percentile £525 £595 £617
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £398 £525 £509
% change year-on-year -24.29% +3.19% +5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 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 210 80 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 52.50% 29.74% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 67 52
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £500 £420 £368
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £553
% change year-on-year - -0.45% +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
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 in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
5 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
5 2 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Infragistics
5 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10

SQL Server
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Document Management
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (16.67%) ETRM
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (16.67%) Infragistics
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) IFS