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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.00% 12.38% 13.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.83% 30.95% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £275 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £590 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+47.77% -29.68%
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
29 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 55.77% 40.00% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 20
Median daily rate £500 £450 £516
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £275 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SOAP
3 6 (26.09%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) XSL
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
5 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Use Case
5 4 (17.39%) System Testing
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
6 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
6 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy

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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Liferay
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Endur
1 1 (4.35%) ION MarketView
1 1 (4.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Front Office
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Software Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Java Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Java Software Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Testing Manager
3 3 (13.04%) XML Architect
4 2 (8.70%) COBOL Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) AS400 Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Database Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) SOAP
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) XSL
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) JMS
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) ActiveX
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
6 1 (4.35%) JTA
6 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
1 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.35%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) System Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
1 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
1 4 (17.39%) Use Case
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) OOD
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Collateral Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) COBOL
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) R
5 1 (4.35%) Tcl
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) EMIR
1 1 (4.35%) FATCA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
1 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Calypso
3 1 (4.35%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLink
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO