The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.03% 26.52% 8.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.63% 53.03% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 29 6
Median daily rate £475 £450 £532
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -15.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £610 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-18.23% +28.23%
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 54.24% 50.00% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 52 23
Median daily rate £500 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 10 (32.26%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (19.35%) COBOL
5 6 (19.35%) J2EE
5 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
5 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
5 6 (19.35%) AS400
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
6 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Banking
6 5 (16.13%) JIRA
6 5 (16.13%) QA
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 4 (12.90%) Sybase
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
7 4 (12.90%) SOAP
7 4 (12.90%) XSL
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Informatica
7 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) IBM
7 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) FCoE
3 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) Multicast
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) MS Access
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.23%) FileMaker
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
3 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) COBOL Programmer
2 6 (19.35%) Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) AS400 Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Architect
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Testing Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Software Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Architect
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Officer
6 2 (6.45%) VBA Developer
6 2 (6.45%) XML Architect
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
1 10 (32.26%) XML
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) J2EE
4 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
4 4 (12.90%) XSL
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) JSP
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
7 1 (3.23%) ActiveX
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware
7 1 (3.23%) Rendezvous
7 1 (3.23%) Struts
7 1 (3.23%) WinForms
7 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) AS400
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
3 2 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.90%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (12.90%) System Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (6.45%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) COBOL
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) VB
4 3 (9.68%) VB6
4 3 (9.68%) VBA
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VBScript
6 1 (3.23%) AWK
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
1 1 (3.23%) NFS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.23%) SRDF
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Control-M
2 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Informatica
2 4 (12.90%) Sybase
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Reuters
5 1 (3.23%) Actimize
5 1 (3.23%) BEA
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.23%) Intel
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Niku
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.23%) VMware