The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 44 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.32% 15.17% 22.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.37% 34.38% 52.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 44
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £304 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 128 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.77% 44.14% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 97 94
Average daily rate £550 £588 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £355 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
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SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) ETL
3 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (32.26%) SAS
5 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (32.26%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.81%) Analytics
7 7 (22.58%) Data Integration
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) XML
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
8 6 (19.35%) Java
8 6 (19.35%) Cognos
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Base SAS
8 6 (19.35%) Big Data
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (19.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 5 (16.13%) JSON
9 5 (16.13%) Data Management
10 4 (12.90%) Workflow
10 4 (12.90%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (12.90%) Marketing
10 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.90%) FTP
10 4 (12.90%) HTTP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) SAS
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Documentum
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.23%) Mule
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) FTP
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) Base SAS
3 6 (19.35%) Big Data
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (19.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (9.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (3.23%) CloverETL
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Jtest
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) ETL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) SAS Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Integration Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAS Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Fraud Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) JSON
3 3 (9.68%) Middleware
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) MapReduce
4 2 (6.45%) JSP
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) JDBC
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) Servlets
5 1 (3.23%) JavaBeans
5 1 (3.23%) JSTL
5 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Life Science
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (3.23%) Physics
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ETL
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Data Management
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) OO
9 2 (6.45%) Benchmarking
9 2 (6.45%) Migration
10 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
4 2 (6.45%) R
5 1 (3.23%) PeopleCode
5 1 (3.23%) SQR
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) HL7
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Cognos
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) TSYS
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft