The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing KDB 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
KDB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 18 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.32% 18.18% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 28
Average daily rate £480 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KDB across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

KDB
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing KDB across the Canary Wharf region.

KDB Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

KDB
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited KDB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited KDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase