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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.75% 15.74% 18.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 41.46% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 19
Average daily rate
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£525 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £425 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £650 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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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
57 41 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 38.26% 37.96% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 47
Average daily rate £500 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
4 11 (27.50%) XML
4 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (17.50%) Web Services
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 6 (15.00%) ETL
7 6 (15.00%) UNIX
7 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) QA
8 5 (12.50%) Spring
8 5 (12.50%) REST
8 5 (12.50%) HTML
8 5 (12.50%) MS Office
8 5 (12.50%) SOAP
8 5 (12.50%) Windows
8 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (12.50%) JMS
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) RMDS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LDAP
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
3 1 (2.50%) FCoE
3 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (7.50%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (7.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) HBase
6 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.00%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.50%) Impala
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.00%) RequisitePro
3 2 (5.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.00%) Rational Robot
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.00%) VisualVM
3 2 (5.00%) YourKit
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Toad
4 1 (2.50%) ERwin
General
1 13 (32.50%) Banking
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 10 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) SOAP
3 5 (12.50%) JMS
3 5 (12.50%) Spring
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) REST
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (10.00%) XSD
4 4 (10.00%) XSL
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) Middleware
5 3 (7.50%) XML Messaging
5 3 (7.50%) Java EE
5 3 (7.50%) JPA
6 2 (5.00%) Drools
6 2 (5.00%) RESTful
6 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (5.00%) JTA
6 2 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) ETL
2 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (10.00%) System Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) UML
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.50%) Workflow
4 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) ETL Development
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.00%) Demand Management
5 2 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) Korn
5 2 (5.00%) Jython
5 2 (5.00%) VB6
5 2 (5.00%) VBScript
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) R
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) IronPython
6 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) SRDF
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos
3 3 (7.50%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) Perforce
5 1 (2.50%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.50%) Axway
5 1 (2.50%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.50%) Atomikos
5 1 (2.50%) Actian
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Intel
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix