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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 28.81% 11.89% 16.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.57% 32.69% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 11
Median daily rate £466 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £289 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £584 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.22%
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
35 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 59.32% 36.36% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 24
Median daily rate £500 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £611 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) XML
3 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) XSL
6 6 (20.69%) SOAP
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
7 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) AS400
7 5 (17.24%) Banking
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) COBOL
7 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) PHP
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
8 4 (13.79%) JIRA
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Use Case
8 4 (13.79%) System Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
9 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) Apache Flex
9 3 (10.34%) Derivative

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 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) Liferay
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FCoE
1 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) Multicast
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MS Access
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) FileMaker
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) HBase
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
1 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Programmer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Architect
3 5 (17.24%) COBOL Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Java Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Java Software Architect
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) AS400 Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Testing Manager
5 3 (10.34%) XML Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Architect
6 2 (6.90%) VBA Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) XSL
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 3 (10.34%) Apache Flex
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.90%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.45%) JPA
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (3.45%) SailPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.45%) WPF
8 1 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) AS400
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Equities
4 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.45%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) System Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
2 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
2 4 (13.79%) Use Case
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) OOD
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Collateral Management
5 1 (3.45%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (3.45%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.45%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) COBOL
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) VB6
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) Tcl
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) EMIR
2 1 (3.45%) FATCA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
1 1 (3.45%) NFS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.45%) SRDF
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Control-M
2 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Sybase
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Calypso
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.45%) Intel
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Niku
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.45%) VMware