The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 SQL over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.42% 11.41% 14.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.68% 27.27% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 9
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £384 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
SQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 77 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.10% 41.85% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 14
Median daily rate £429 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL 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.

1 22 (37.93%) Java
1 22 (37.93%) Banking
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (20.69%) Oracle
5 12 (20.69%) HTML
6 11 (18.97%) Unix
7 10 (17.24%) ETL
8 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.52%) XML
9 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.79%) jQuery
10 7 (12.07%) Spring
10 7 (12.07%) Scrum
10 7 (12.07%) PHP
10 7 (12.07%) J2EE
10 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.07%) SAS
11 6 (10.34%) Windows
11 6 (10.34%) CSS
11 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.34%) Content Management
11 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
11 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.07%) SAS
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Jetty
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.72%) Global One
3 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) BGP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.72%) IPsec
3 1 (1.72%) IPv6
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) OSPF
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.90%) DB2
5 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.17%) Base SAS
6 3 (5.17%) FileMaker
6 3 (5.17%) SAP HANA
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.45%) MySQL
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.72%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.72%) OLAP
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.72%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
4 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Log4j
4 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (37.93%) Banking
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Data Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) FileMaker Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SAS Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior SAS Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Teradata Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 9 (15.52%) XML
3 8 (13.79%) jQuery
4 7 (12.07%) J2EE
4 7 (12.07%) Spring
5 6 (10.34%) CSS
6 5 (8.62%) .NET
6 5 (8.62%) HTML5
6 5 (8.62%) Web Services
7 3 (5.17%) JSP
7 3 (5.17%) LAMP
8 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.45%) ELK Stack
8 2 (3.45%) JSON
9 1 (1.72%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.72%) JSTL
9 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.72%) WCF
9 1 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.45%) Equities
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.72%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Unix
2 6 (10.34%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Debian
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.24%) ETL
3 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
4 7 (12.07%) Scrum
5 6 (10.34%) Content Management
5 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) Data Security
7 4 (6.90%) DevOps
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (6.90%) Release Management
8 3 (5.17%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (5.17%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.07%) PHP
4 5 (8.62%) C#
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.17%) C++
6 3 (5.17%) SAS Macro
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.17%) VBA
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.72%) Tcl
8 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) CCNA
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) iptables
3 1 (1.72%) Postfix
3 1 (1.72%) Samba
3 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) Control-M
2 2 (3.45%) Kibana
2 2 (3.45%) logstash
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe
3 4 (6.90%) hybris
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Teradata
4 2 (3.45%) Dell
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Sencha
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau