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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.46% 13.57% 15.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.07% 37.25% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 13
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £365 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%

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
61 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.41% 36.43% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 33
Median daily rate £575 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) Java
4 19 (35.85%) Banking
5 13 (24.53%) OO
6 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
6 12 (22.64%) XML
7 11 (20.75%) Sybase
7 11 (20.75%) Logical Data Model
8 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
8 10 (18.87%) HTML
8 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.87%) Front Office
8 10 (18.87%) Spring
9 9 (16.98%) Investment Banking
9 9 (16.98%) Oracle
10 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.09%) DB2
10 8 (15.09%) J2EE
10 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (15.09%) Linux
10 8 (15.09%) Scrum
10 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.21%) Physical Data Model
11 7 (13.21%) SDLC
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.21%) UML
11 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.21%) ETL
11 7 (13.21%) Unix

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 4 (7.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (7.55%) CMS
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (7.55%) SAS
2 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) LDAP
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) FCoE
2 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.89%) Multicast
2 1 (1.89%) NAS
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) TACACS
2 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.09%) DB2
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Base SAS
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.55%) SAP HANA
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) HBase
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.89%) MS Access
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Grunt
2 2 (3.77%) gulp
2 2 (3.77%) jspm
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) ERwin
3 1 (1.89%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Hudson
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Banking
3 10 (18.87%) Front Office
4 9 (16.98%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Marketing
6 3 (5.66%) Retail
7 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.89%) German Language
8 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) SAS Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior SAS Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Software Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) XML
2 10 (18.87%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) Spring
3 8 (15.09%) J2EE
4 7 (13.21%) HTML5
5 6 (11.32%) jQuery
6 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.66%) JSON
7 3 (5.66%) REST
7 3 (5.66%) SOAP
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.77%) COM+
8 2 (3.77%) LAMP
8 2 (3.77%) Middleware
8 2 (3.77%) Struts
8 2 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.66%) Derivative
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.77%) Equities
5 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.77%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) iSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.89%) RIA
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) OO
3 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.75%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (15.09%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) Content Management
6 7 (13.21%) ETL
6 7 (13.21%) Physical Data Model
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
6 7 (13.21%) UML
7 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) SOA
9 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) SAS Macro
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.66%) VB
5 2 (3.77%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.89%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.89%) EMIR
2 1 (1.89%) MiFID
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) NFS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.89%) RACF
3 1 (1.89%) SRDF
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Sybase
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Adobe
5 4 (7.55%) hybris
5 4 (7.55%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.66%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
7 2 (3.77%) Informatica
7 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.77%) VMware
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco
8 1 (1.89%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) Intel
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Perforce
8 1 (1.89%) Teradata