Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 52 86 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 15.71% 24.86% 18.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.94% 44.10% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 29
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.18%
10th Percentile £386 £425 £372
90th Percentile £681 £650 £640
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.18%
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 237 195 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 71.60% 56.36% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 135 90
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £409 £405 £363
90th Percentile £650 £645 £653
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £525 £575
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +15.00%
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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019, 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 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (71.15%) Banking
3 36 (69.23%) JIRA
3 36 (69.23%) RESTful
3 36 (69.23%) Java
3 36 (69.23%) Python
3 36 (69.23%) Confluence
4 35 (67.31%) SDLC
5 33 (63.46%) BDD
5 33 (63.46%) Test Automation
6 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (61.54%) MongoDB
6 32 (61.54%) Machine Learning
7 31 (59.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (59.62%) NoSQL
7 31 (59.62%) React
7 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
8 30 (57.69%) Web Services
8 30 (57.69%) Open Source
8 30 (57.69%) SaaS
8 30 (57.69%) Web Development
8 30 (57.69%) TDD
8 30 (57.69%) Microservices
8 30 (57.69%) pytest
8 30 (57.69%) Pandas
8 30 (57.69%) Splunk
8 30 (57.69%) Bitbucket
8 30 (57.69%) Pylint
8 30 (57.69%) Elastic Stack
8 30 (57.69%) Redux

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 36 (69.23%) Confluence
2 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (57.69%) SaaS
3 5 (9.62%) Office 365
4 3 (5.77%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 31 (59.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 31 (59.62%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.77%) Power BI
6 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) HBase
7 1 (1.92%) MS Access
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (69.23%) JIRA
2 30 (57.69%) Bitbucket
2 30 (57.69%) Pylint
2 30 (57.69%) Sourcetree
3 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Mockito
5 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (1.92%) FishEye
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (71.15%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 30 (57.69%) Python Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Core Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Deskside Support
5 2 (3.85%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) IT Support
5 2 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) RESTful
2 31 (59.62%) React
3 30 (57.69%) Elastic Stack
3 30 (57.69%) Pandas
3 30 (57.69%) pytest
3 30 (57.69%) Redux
3 30 (57.69%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) Kafka
5 4 (7.69%) Dropwizard
5 4 (7.69%) EJB
5 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.69%) Java EE
5 4 (7.69%) JAX-RS
5 4 (7.69%) JDBC
5 4 (7.69%) Spring
6 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
6 3 (5.77%) NHibernate
6 3 (5.77%) WinForms
7 2 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.62%) Fintech
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Fedora
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) SDLC
3 33 (63.46%) BDD
3 33 (63.46%) Test Automation
4 32 (61.54%) Machine Learning
5 30 (57.69%) Microservices
5 30 (57.69%) Open Source
5 30 (57.69%) Task Automation
5 30 (57.69%) TDD
5 30 (57.69%) Web Development
6 7 (13.46%) OO
6 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) Break/Fix
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) Java
1 36 (69.23%) Python
2 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) VBA
5 3 (5.77%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) R
6 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.85%) VB6
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) HDFS
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Splunk
2 6 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.69%) Sybase
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) DevExpress
5 2 (3.85%) Infragistics
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Tufin
6 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) VMware