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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.41% 19.88% 24.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.55% 55.74% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 19
Average daily rate
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£383 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £427 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £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 £30.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.27%
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
47 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 47.96% 35.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 32
Average daily rate £425 £523 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £403 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £625 £575
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 £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
3 11 (31.43%) XML
4 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 9 (25.71%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) UNIX
6 8 (22.86%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) QA
7 7 (20.00%) Maven
8 6 (17.14%) JUnit
8 6 (17.14%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) XSD
8 6 (17.14%) XSL
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.29%) VBScript
9 5 (14.29%) VB
9 5 (14.29%) JMS
9 5 (14.29%) IBM
9 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.29%) VB6
9 5 (14.29%) Spring

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) Mule
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) RMDS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LDAP
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) FCoE
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.86%) DTS
6 1 (2.86%) MS Access
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) HBase
6 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Maven
2 6 (17.14%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) VisualVM
3 2 (5.71%) YourKit
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) Rational Robot
4 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.86%) RequisitePro
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
1 13 (37.14%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) AWS Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
3 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Software Architect
4 2 (5.71%) DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) XML
2 8 (22.86%) Web Services
3 7 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
4 6 (17.14%) XSD
4 6 (17.14%) XSL
5 5 (14.29%) JMS
5 5 (14.29%) Spring
5 5 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) ActiveX
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) XML Messaging
7 3 (8.57%) JSP
7 3 (8.57%) J2EE
7 3 (8.57%) Java EE
7 3 (8.57%) JPA
8 2 (5.71%) Drools
8 2 (5.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) W3C
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 3 (8.57%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.57%) Validation
4 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Code Coverage
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) BPMN
6 1 (2.86%) Data Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (14.29%) VBScript
3 5 (14.29%) VB
3 5 (14.29%) VB6
4 4 (11.43%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Korn
6 2 (5.71%) Jython
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) VBA
7 1 (2.86%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.86%) SRDF
2 1 (2.86%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Control-M
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Sybase
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Axway
4 2 (5.71%) Atomikos
4 2 (5.71%) BEA
4 2 (5.71%) BMC
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Intel
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.86%) 29West
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) AppSense
5 1 (2.86%) DataSynapse
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