The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Docklands, London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.11% 16.38% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.50% 52.78% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 24
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£625 £448 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.66% -5.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 72 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.19% 31.03% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 55
Average daily rate £625 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
3 11 (36.67%) ETL
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (30.00%) Big Data
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) Analytics
8 6 (20.00%) Apache Pig
8 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
8 6 (20.00%) Use Case
8 6 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
9 5 (16.67%) Scala
9 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 5 (16.67%) R
9 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 5 (16.67%) Python
9 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 5 (16.67%) Front Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 6 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) RMDS
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) FTP
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) Multicast
4 1 (3.33%) FCoE
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.33%) DB2
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.67%) Essbase
7 2 (6.67%) HBase
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (6.67%) Base SAS
7 2 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.67%) QlikView
8 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) International Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SAS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Integration Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
4 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (13.33%) Credit Risk
5 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (6.67%) Derivative
7 1 (3.33%) iSeries
7 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (3.33%) AS400
7 1 (3.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Solaris
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ETL
2 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) Use Case
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Data Transformation
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) UML
7 3 (10.00%) RUP
7 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) B2C
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.33%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Scala
2 5 (16.67%) R
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) RPG
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) SRDF
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) Oozie
1 1 (3.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Cognos
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) 29West
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) MapR
5 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Lotus
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) Netezza
5 1 (3.33%) DataSynapse
5 1 (3.33%) VMware