Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 6 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 60 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 21.43% 19.17% 12.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.27% 41.67% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 27
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £390 £319 £358
90th Percentile £650 £590 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +14.44% -14.29% +9.38%
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 149 144 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 53.21% 46.01% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 106
Canary Wharf median daily rate £570 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £408 £313 £357
90th Percentile £700 £625 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £563 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00% +11.11%
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SQL.

1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 32 (53.33%) Java
3 24 (40.00%) Spring
4 21 (35.00%) Linux
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (33.33%) Unix
5 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
6 19 (31.67%) Perl
6 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
6 19 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (28.33%) Sybase
7 17 (28.33%) Scrum
7 17 (28.33%) Banking
8 14 (23.33%) C#
8 14 (23.33%) OO
8 14 (23.33%) JMS
9 13 (21.67%) ETL
9 13 (21.67%) XML
9 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
10 12 (20.00%) HTML
10 12 (20.00%) Python
10 12 (20.00%) Investment Banking
11 11 (18.33%) Content Management
11 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
11 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (16.67%) Project Management
12 10 (16.67%) Apache Solr
12 10 (16.67%) Data Analysis

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 10 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 10 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 8 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.00%) Confluence
3 6 (10.00%) JBoss
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.00%) CMS
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.67%) SAS
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) LDAP
2 4 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (15.00%) DB2
3 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 8 (13.33%) Big Data
4 8 (13.33%) Blockchain
4 8 (13.33%) Data Mining
4 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 8 (13.33%) Impala
4 8 (13.33%) MarkLogic
4 8 (13.33%) Riak
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.33%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) JIRA
2 6 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) ERwin
4 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 17 (28.33%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (13.33%) Games
5 4 (6.67%) Marketing
6 3 (5.00%) Front Office
6 3 (5.00%) Legal
6 3 (5.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.67%) Law
7 1 (1.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Software Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) Spring
2 14 (23.33%) JMS
3 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
3 13 (21.67%) XML
4 12 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (15.00%) J2EE
5 9 (15.00%) Lucene
6 8 (13.33%) Kafka
6 8 (13.33%) Natural Language Processing
6 8 (13.33%) Play Framework
7 6 (10.00%) HTML5
7 6 (10.00%) JSON
7 6 (10.00%) RESTful
8 5 (8.33%) J2SE
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) OSGi
9 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.67%) JSP
9 4 (6.67%) JSTL
10 3 (5.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Equities
2 8 (13.33%) Fintech
2 8 (13.33%) Replication
3 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.33%) Derivative
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Shadow IT
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Life Science
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Unix
3 8 (13.33%) CentOS
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Android
4 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 17 (28.33%) Scrum
4 14 (23.33%) OO
5 13 (21.67%) ETL
6 11 (18.33%) Content Management
6 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
7 10 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) Project Management
8 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 9 (15.00%) Change Management
8 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.00%) SDLC
9 8 (13.33%) Business Change Management
9 8 (13.33%) Disruptive Innovation
9 8 (13.33%) Information Retrieval
9 8 (13.33%) Machine Learning
9 8 (13.33%) Mathematical Modelling
9 8 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Java
2 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.67%) Perl
3 14 (23.33%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) R
6 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.33%) Scala
7 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.00%) C++
9 3 (5.00%) C
9 3 (5.00%) VBA
10 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.33%) VB
11 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) ISEB
1 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.67%) FTK
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Sybase
2 9 (15.00%) Adobe
3 8 (13.33%) hybris
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle
4 7 (11.67%) IBM
5 5 (8.33%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.67%) Tableau
7 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.33%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.67%) Avaya
9 1 (1.67%) BT
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco
9 1 (1.67%) CyberTech
9 1 (1.67%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (1.67%) Google
9 1 (1.67%) Hitwise
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.67%) Sencha
9 1 (1.67%) Solace
9 1 (1.67%) TIBCO