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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 27 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing KDB 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.63% 0.56% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £650 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
38 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.75% 27.78% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 11
Median daily rate £575 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+44.76% -19.84%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing KDB 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 KDB.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

KDB
Top Related 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree