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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.36% 14.89% 21.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.14% 46.67% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 22
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£425 £500 £486
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £413 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £638 £550
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 £25.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
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
51 45 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 49.51% 31.91% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 43
Average daily rate £425 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 2015.

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 April 2015, 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 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
3 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 12 (30.77%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
5 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (25.64%) Investment Banking
6 9 (23.08%) Windows
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Linux
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.95%) UNIX
8 7 (17.95%) IBM
8 7 (17.95%) QA
8 7 (17.95%) Maven
9 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (15.38%) SOAP
10 5 (12.82%) CSS
10 5 (12.82%) XSD
10 5 (12.82%) XSL
10 5 (12.82%) MS Office
10 5 (12.82%) JUnit
10 5 (12.82%) C#
10 5 (12.82%) JMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Mule
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) RMDS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LDAP
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) FCoE
4 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (7.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (2.56%) HBase
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Maven
2 5 (12.82%) JUnit
3 3 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.69%) RequisitePro
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Robot
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) VisualVM
4 2 (5.13%) YourKit
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) ClearQuest
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Toad
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) XML
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 6 (15.38%) SOAP
5 5 (12.82%) JMS
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) XSD
5 5 (12.82%) XSL
5 5 (12.82%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) REST
6 4 (10.26%) HTML
7 3 (7.69%) Middleware
7 3 (7.69%) XML Messaging
7 3 (7.69%) JSP
7 3 (7.69%) J2EE
7 3 (7.69%) Java EE
7 3 (7.69%) JPA
8 2 (5.13%) Drools
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
8 2 (5.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
3 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
3 4 (10.26%) ETL
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
4 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 3 (7.69%) UML
4 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
4 3 (7.69%) System Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) BPMN
5 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.13%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Code Coverage
5 2 (5.13%) Validation
5 2 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
1 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) VBScript
3 4 (10.26%) VB
3 4 (10.26%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) VB6
4 3 (7.69%) Korn
4 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) Jython
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) VC++
6 1 (2.56%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) SRDF
2 1 (2.56%) KVM
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
2 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Control-M
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Sybase
3 3 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) BEA
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) Axway
4 2 (5.13%) Atomikos
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £270 - £280 per day
Posted: 27 days ago