Period
to 20 August 2018

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 August 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 (MS SQL)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 32 15
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 44 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 12.75% 4.51% 9.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.53% 16.92% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 24
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.99% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £405 £178 £321
90th Percentile £550 £626 £618
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £515 £475
% change year-on-year -2.91% +8.42% -
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 149 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 43.19% 26.64% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 48 57
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +41.18% -10.53%
10th Percentile £400 £439 £313
90th Percentile £599 £758 £660
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £600 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% +41.18% -16.46%
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 August 2018.

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 August 2018, 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 37 (84.09%) SQL
2 33 (75.00%) Finance
3 32 (72.73%) Big Data
4 31 (70.45%) Python
5 29 (65.91%) Hadoop
6 25 (56.82%) Analytics
6 25 (56.82%) Apache Spark
7 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio Team System
8 20 (45.45%) RDBMS
8 20 (45.45%) Relational Database
9 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
9 19 (43.18%) Data Science
9 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
9 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (40.91%) Scala
10 18 (40.91%) Open Source
10 18 (40.91%) Convolutional Neural Network
10 18 (40.91%) HoloLens
10 18 (40.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 18 (40.91%) Deep Learning
10 18 (40.91%) OpenCV
10 18 (40.91%) NoSQL
11 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (31.82%) Computer Vision
13 13 (29.55%) Scrum
14 12 (27.27%) Oracle
14 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (22.73%) Power BI
15 10 (22.73%) JavaScript

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 25 (56.82%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon S3
3 6 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) Big Data
2 29 (65.91%) Hadoop
3 20 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 20 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 18 (40.91%) NoSQL
5 10 (22.73%) Power BI
6 9 (20.45%) Spotfire
7 8 (18.18%) Sqoop
8 6 (13.64%) Apache Hive
8 6 (13.64%) Impala
9 5 (11.36%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (11.36%) Data Lake
9 5 (11.36%) DB2
9 5 (11.36%) HBase
9 5 (11.36%) HDInsight
9 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
9 5 (11.36%) Redis
9 5 (11.36%) SAP BW
9 5 (11.36%) SAP HANA
10 4 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Data Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) Big Data Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.82%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Hadoop Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Report Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) OpenCV
1 18 (40.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 4 (9.09%) jQuery
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Core
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) CSS3
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
4 3 (6.82%) LINQ
4 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 2 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) Code First Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) React Native
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
2 18 (40.91%) HoloLens
3 8 (18.18%) Wiki
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Equities
5 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Analytics
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Data Science
3 18 (40.91%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 18 (40.91%) Deep Learning
3 18 (40.91%) Open Source
4 14 (31.82%) Computer Vision
4 14 (31.82%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) ETL
7 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
7 9 (20.45%) Visualisation
8 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 8 (18.18%) Data Engineering
8 8 (18.18%) Data Extraction
9 6 (13.64%) Build Automation
10 5 (11.36%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) SQL
2 31 (70.45%) Python
3 18 (40.91%) Scala
4 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.18%) Korn
6 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 5 (11.36%) C#
7 5 (11.36%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) VBA
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) HDFS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Ansible
1 6 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) SAP
4 6 (13.64%) Cloudera
5 5 (11.36%) Alteryx
6 4 (9.09%) Databricks
7 3 (6.82%) Talend
8 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
9 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.27%) Informatica
9 1 (2.27%) Reuters
9 1 (2.27%) Tableau