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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.24% 14.04% 18.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.10% 30.12% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 10
Median daily rate £450 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £455 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.48% +35.00%
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
73 83 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.95% 46.63% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 19
Median daily rate £450 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £428 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
2 21 (36.21%) Banking
3 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) Finance
4 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
5 11 (18.97%) HTML
6 10 (17.24%) Unix
7 9 (15.52%) Oracle
7 9 (15.52%) ETL
7 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
8 8 (13.79%) SAS
8 8 (13.79%) XML
8 8 (13.79%) J2EE
8 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.79%) jQuery
9 7 (12.07%) Content Management
9 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
9 7 (12.07%) Spring
9 7 (12.07%) PHP
9 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (10.34%) Scrum
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.34%) Windows
10 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
11 5 (8.62%) Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (8.62%) Physical Data Model

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 8 (13.79%) SAS
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Confluence
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%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (5.17%) 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
1 3 (5.17%) LDAP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
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 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.90%) Base SAS
5 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
6 3 (5.17%) FileMaker
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.45%) DB2
7 2 (3.45%) MySQL
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.72%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.72%) QlikView
8 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.72%) UniData
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
1 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Hudson
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) JUnit
2 1 (1.72%) Log4j
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
2 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (36.21%) Banking
2 20 (34.48%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Front Office
5 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Data Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Banking Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.90%) SAS Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior SAS Developer
6 3 (5.17%) FileMaker Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Teradata Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Support
7 2 (3.45%) Support Officer
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) J2EE
2 8 (13.79%) jQuery
2 8 (13.79%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) .NET
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) HTML5
5 4 (6.90%) Web Services
6 3 (5.17%) JSP
6 3 (5.17%) LAMP
7 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.45%) ELK Stack
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.72%) JDBC
8 1 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.72%) Servlets
8 1 (1.72%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
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%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
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%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) 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 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.52%) Data Modelling
2 9 (15.52%) ETL
3 7 (12.07%) Content Management
3 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
4 6 (10.34%) Scrum
4 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (8.62%) Migration
5 5 (8.62%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (8.62%) UML
6 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.90%) Data Security
6 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (6.90%) OO
6 4 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.07%) PHP
4 4 (6.90%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) SAS Macro
5 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.17%) VBA
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) R
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.72%) Tcl
7 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%) 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 2 (3.45%) Control-M
1 2 (3.45%) Kibana
1 2 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe
3 4 (6.90%) hybris
3 4 (6.90%) Teradata
4 3 (5.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.45%) Dell
5 2 (3.45%) Tableau
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Sencha