Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 (MS SQL)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 15
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.38% 6.75% 9.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.39% 28.77% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 16
Canary Wharf median daily rate £425 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -19.74% +17.28%
10th Percentile £206 £313 £384
90th Percentile £749 £602 £550
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £381 £500
% change year-on-year +24.59% -23.75% -2.44%
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 69 73 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 25.18% 23.47% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 49
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £379 £313 £386
90th Percentile £715 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £450 £518
% change year-on-year +27.78% -13.04% +3.50%
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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Power BI
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) Tableau
4 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Front Office
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Sybase

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 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (25.00%) Power BI
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
4 1 (8.33%) GIS
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) Lucene
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) E-Discovery
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Tableau
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) CyberTech
5 1 (8.33%) Nuix