The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 60 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.98% 12.78% 14.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.27% 37.74% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 17 15
Average daily rate £350 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £175 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 106 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 58.97% 33.87% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 37 34
Average daily rate £375 £313 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Devon region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +7 32 £363 +9.84% 3
Exeter -1 14 £369 +110.71% 7
Exmouth - 6 £333 -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 70 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (41.67%) HTML
3 34 (28.33%) Oracle
4 30 (25.00%) Java
4 30 (25.00%) Subversion
5 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 26 (21.67%) Git (software)
7 25 (20.83%) Scrum
8 24 (20.00%) .NET
8 24 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (19.17%) Data Modelling
9 23 (19.17%) C#
9 23 (19.17%) Relational Database
9 23 (19.17%) QA
10 22 (18.33%) Linux
10 22 (18.33%) OO
11 20 (16.67%) Unix
11 20 (16.67%) XML
11 20 (16.67%) IBM
12 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
13 18 (15.00%) SOAP
14 17 (14.17%) CSS
14 17 (14.17%) JavaScript
14 17 (14.17%) Toad
14 17 (14.17%) HTTP
14 17 (14.17%) Python
14 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
15 16 (13.33%) WebSphere

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 16 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
3 12 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.00%) IIS
5 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.50%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.67%) Apache
7 2 (1.67%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) Jetty
8 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) DHCP
2 3 (2.50%) DNS
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) MPLS
3 1 (0.83%) NAS
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) VoIP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.17%) Relational Database
3 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
3 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (13.33%) DB2
5 15 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 15 (12.50%) Neo4j
5 15 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 11 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.50%) MS Access
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (25.00%) Subversion
2 26 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.17%) Toad
4 13 (10.83%) JIRA
5 5 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.67%) Selenium
8 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (78.33%) Developer
2 18 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 10 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 10 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.67%) DBA
7 7 (5.83%) Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Digital Developer
8 6 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (4.17%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database Developer
9 5 (4.17%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.33%) Applications Support Consultant
10 4 (3.33%) AS400 Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.67%) HTML
2 24 (20.00%) .NET
3 20 (16.67%) XML
4 18 (15.00%) SOAP
5 17 (14.17%) CSS
6 16 (13.33%) EJB
6 16 (13.33%) Struts
7 15 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 15 (12.50%) JAX-RS
7 15 (12.50%) REST
8 11 (9.17%) Web Services
9 9 (7.50%) HTML5
10 8 (6.67%) jQuery
11 6 (5.00%) MFC
12 5 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.17%) JSON
13 4 (3.33%) Ajax
13 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET
13 4 (3.33%) CSS3
13 4 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Linked Data
3 4 (3.33%) AS400
3 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.33%) iSeries
3 4 (3.33%) Replication
4 3 (2.50%) NHS
4 3 (2.50%) Statistics
5 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.33%) Linux
2 20 (16.67%) Unix
3 15 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 12 (10.00%) Windows
5 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.83%) Scrum
3 23 (19.17%) Data Modelling
4 22 (18.33%) OO
5 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 15 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 15 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (12.50%) Web Design
6 14 (11.67%) OOA/OOD
6 14 (11.67%) OOD
6 14 (11.67%) TDD
7 13 (10.83%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.83%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (10.83%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 8 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.67%) MVC
9 8 (6.67%) SDLC
10 7 (5.83%) Coaching
10 7 (5.83%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.00%) Java
2 24 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 23 (19.17%) C#
4 17 (14.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.17%) Python
5 10 (8.33%) C++
6 6 (5.00%) PHP
6 6 (5.00%) VB
6 6 (5.00%) VC++
7 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.33%) RPG
8 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.67%) C
9 2 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.67%) R
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Degree
4 5 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.17%) QA
2 12 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (4.17%) ISO 14001
3 5 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) XenApp
2 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) SCCM
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 34 (28.33%) Oracle
2 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (4.17%) Talend
5 4 (3.33%) Infor
5 4 (3.33%) MAPICS
6 3 (2.50%) Citrix
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.67%) Apple
7 2 (1.67%) Tableau
7 2 (1.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.83%) Adobe
8 1 (0.83%) IFS
8 1 (0.83%) webMethods
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