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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 19 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.46% 18.27% 21.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 45.24% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 39
Average daily rate £425 £361 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -31.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £163 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £519 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
22 42 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.92% 40.38% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 68
Average daily rate £478 £383 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.96% -19.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £145 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £585 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) ClearQuest
5 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) SOAP
5 6 (20.69%) System Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
5 6 (20.69%) Test Planning
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
6 5 (17.24%) Unix
6 5 (17.24%) HP UFT
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Front Office
7 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.79%) C#
7 4 (13.79%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
7 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) Market Risk

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Endur
1 1 (3.45%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
1 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.90%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) ClearQuest
2 5 (17.24%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) JMeter
5 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Front Office
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Java Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Java Software Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Market Risk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) JMS
4 3 (10.34%) Spring
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) XSL
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) JPA
5 2 (6.90%) JTA
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) POJO
6 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Market Risk
2 3 (10.34%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) SDLC
1 6 (20.69%) System Testing
1 6 (20.69%) Test Planning
1 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
5 2 (6.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) LINC
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) R
6 1 (3.45%) Tcl
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
1 2 (6.90%) vRealize
2 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Unisys
4 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) OpenLink
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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