Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 68 68 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 18.23% 23.05% 17.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.11% 43.04% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 41
Canary Wharf median daily rate £511 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +15.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £393 £387 £319
90th Percentile £680 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £511 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -2.62% +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 282 158 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 75.60% 53.56% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 128 107
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £313
90th Percentile £650 £658 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Canary Wharf

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Canary Wharf

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Canary Wharf

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL.

1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Python
3 29 (42.65%) NoSQL
4 28 (41.18%) Finance
5 27 (39.71%) Java
6 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
6 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (35.29%) Banking
8 22 (32.35%) RESTful
9 20 (29.41%) Machine Learning
10 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
10 19 (27.94%) JIRA
11 18 (26.47%) Confluence
11 18 (26.47%) TDD
11 18 (26.47%) React
11 18 (26.47%) SDLC
12 17 (25.00%) BDD
12 17 (25.00%) MongoDB
13 16 (23.53%) Analytics
14 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
14 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (22.06%) Open Source
15 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
15 14 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (19.12%) Microservices
16 13 (19.12%) Splunk
16 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
16 13 (19.12%) Web Development

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 18 (26.47%) Confluence
2 11 (16.18%) Apache Spark
3 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.88%) IIS
4 4 (5.88%) SAS
5 3 (4.41%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.41%) CMS
5 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.94%) Ethereum
6 2 (2.94%) Hyperledger
7 1 (1.47%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.18%) SaaS
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.47%) GitHub
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
2 4 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) Intranet
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) NoSQL
2 17 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
4 12 (17.65%) Big Data
4 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.24%) Power BI
6 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.82%) Apache Hive
8 5 (7.35%) HBase
8 5 (7.35%) Spotfire
9 4 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (5.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.88%) Blockchain
9 4 (5.88%) Data Lake
9 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 4 (5.88%) Parquet
10 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) JIRA
2 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
3 12 (17.65%) Bitbucket
4 11 (16.18%) Pylint
5 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 7 (10.29%) Maven
7 5 (7.35%) JUnit
7 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (5.88%) Mockito
9 3 (4.41%) FishEye
10 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.94%) Selenium
10 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.47%) Gradle
11 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Python Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Data Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Support
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Web Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Web Applications Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) RESTful
2 18 (26.47%) React
3 13 (19.12%) Web Services
4 12 (17.65%) Pandas
4 12 (17.65%) Redux
5 11 (16.18%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (16.18%) pytest
6 8 (11.76%) Kafka
7 7 (10.29%) HTML
7 7 (10.29%) Node.js
7 7 (10.29%) Spring
8 4 (5.88%) CSS
8 4 (5.88%) EJB
8 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.88%) HTML5
8 4 (5.88%) Java EE
8 4 (5.88%) JAX-RS
8 4 (5.88%) JDBC
8 4 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (5.88%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Algorithms
1 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Fintech
3 6 (8.82%) User Experience
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.88%) HoloLens
4 4 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.41%) Wiki
6 2 (2.94%) Bitcoin
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Unix
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Machine Learning
3 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
4 18 (26.47%) SDLC
4 18 (26.47%) TDD
5 17 (25.00%) BDD
6 16 (23.53%) Analytics
7 15 (22.06%) Open Source
8 14 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (19.12%) Microservices
9 13 (19.12%) Web Development
10 12 (17.65%) Data Science
11 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (16.18%) Task Automation
12 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
13 9 (13.24%) ETL
13 9 (13.24%) OO
14 8 (11.76%) DevOps
14 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
15 7 (10.29%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Python
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.24%) MATLAB
4 9 (13.24%) Scala
5 8 (11.76%) Perl
5 8 (11.76%) R
6 6 (8.82%) C#
7 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) Ruby
8 4 (5.88%) C
8 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.41%) C++
9 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.94%) PHP
10 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.94%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.94%) VBA
11 1 (1.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.94%) PhD
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PMO
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) HDFS
2 5 (7.35%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Ansible
2 5 (7.35%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.47%) Oozie
4 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Splunk
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.35%) Alteryx
5 4 (5.88%) Databricks
5 4 (5.88%) Hortonworks
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) Sybase
5 4 (5.88%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.94%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) Informatica
6 2 (2.94%) Infragistics
6 2 (2.94%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) F5
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Talend