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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.38% 13.89% 16.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.08% 32.05% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 11
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +34.61%
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
74 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.25% 43.33% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 40
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Banking
3 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (36.21%) Java
5 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
7 10 (17.24%) HTML
8 9 (15.52%) Unix
8 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
8 9 (15.52%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
9 8 (13.79%) Sybase
9 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.79%) XML
9 8 (13.79%) OO
9 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (13.79%) Spring
10 7 (12.07%) Content Management
10 7 (12.07%) jQuery
10 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.07%) ETL
10 7 (12.07%) SAS
10 7 (12.07%) Oracle
10 7 (12.07%) J2EE
10 7 (12.07%) Front Office
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.34%) Adobe
11 6 (10.34%) DB2
11 6 (10.34%) Linux

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 3 (5.17%) Confluence
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.72%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.72%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
1 3 (5.17%) LDAP
1 3 (5.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) BGP
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) IPsec
3 1 (1.72%) IPv6
3 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) OSPF
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.34%) DB2
4 4 (6.90%) Base SAS
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
5 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.72%) HBase
7 1 (1.72%) MS Access
7 1 (1.72%) OLAP
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.72%) QlikView
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) ERwin
3 1 (1.72%) Hudson
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Front Office
4 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.62%) Retail
6 4 (6.90%) Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Architect
7 4 (6.90%) SAS Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior SAS Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Teradata Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Support
9 2 (3.45%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) Spring
2 8 (13.79%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) J2EE
3 7 (12.07%) jQuery
4 5 (8.62%) HTML5
5 4 (6.90%) CSS
5 4 (6.90%) Web Services
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.17%) LAMP
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.45%) JSP
7 2 (3.45%) Middleware
7 2 (3.45%) RESTful
7 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.45%) XSLT
8 1 (1.72%) Rendezvous
8 1 (1.72%) STL
8 1 (1.72%) XBRL
8 1 (1.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Equities
4 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.72%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Unix
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) 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 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
3 9 (15.52%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (13.79%) OO
5 7 (12.07%) Content Management
5 7 (12.07%) ETL
5 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Migration
6 6 (10.34%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (10.34%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) Data Security
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) MVC
8 4 (6.90%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) SOA
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.62%) PHP
4 4 (6.90%) SAS Macro
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%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) R
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) Tcl
7 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) CCNA
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) iptables
3 1 (1.72%) KVM
3 1 (1.72%) NFS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.72%) Postfix
3 1 (1.72%) Samba
3 1 (1.72%) SRDF
3 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.72%) Xen
3 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Sybase
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) Adobe
4 4 (6.90%) hybris
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 4 (6.90%) Teradata
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.45%) Dell
6 2 (3.45%) IBM
6 2 (3.45%) Informatica
6 2 (3.45%) Tableau
6 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Solace
7 1 (1.72%) Talarian
7 1 (1.72%) Talend