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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kx Systems KDB
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KDB 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.38% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
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 - - -

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
33 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.19% 22.90% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 12
Median daily rate £575 £468 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking

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 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) KDB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree