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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 42 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 13.08% 10.84% 20.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.90% 36.73% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 15
Average daily rate
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£356 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £296 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.50 £175.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.57% +1066.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £175.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £175.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.13 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
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
117 98 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 36.45% 29.52% 49.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 57 46
Average daily rate £360 £439 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +25.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £28.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £30.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £175.00 £44.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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
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 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Exeter +13 18 £338 -25.00% 13
Plymouth -3 14 £495 -17.50% 2
Barnstaple -2 2 - -
Torquay 0 1 - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 22 (30.99%) Java
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
3 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.35%) Linux
5 17 (23.94%) Windows
6 16 (22.54%) Oracle
7 15 (21.13%) SOAP
7 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
8 14 (19.72%) CSS
9 13 (18.31%) .NET
9 13 (18.31%) HTTP
9 13 (18.31%) Migration
9 13 (18.31%) REST
10 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
11 11 (15.49%) IBM
11 11 (15.49%) UNIX
12 10 (14.08%) ISO 9001
12 10 (14.08%) Summit
12 10 (14.08%) ISO 14001
13 9 (12.68%) Internet
13 9 (12.68%) C#
13 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
13 9 (12.68%) Subversion
14 8 (11.27%) Web Services
14 8 (11.27%) VMware
15 7 (9.86%) ZENworks
15 7 (9.86%) SUSE
15 7 (9.86%) Struts

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
1 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.45%) WebSphere Portal
2 6 (8.45%) Liferay
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.82%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) HTTP
2 9 (12.68%) Internet
3 6 (8.45%) DNS
4 5 (7.04%) Firewall
5 4 (5.63%) Network Security
5 4 (5.63%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.63%) VPN
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 2 (2.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.45%) DB2
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.45%) Neo4j
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.63%) MySQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 5 (7.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.41%) AccuRev
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Server Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Server Support
4 8 (11.27%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Support Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Support Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) DBA
8 3 (4.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) HTML
2 15 (21.13%) SOAP
3 14 (19.72%) CSS
4 13 (18.31%) .NET
4 13 (18.31%) REST
5 8 (11.27%) Web Services
6 7 (9.86%) Struts
6 7 (9.86%) EJB
6 7 (9.86%) XSLT
7 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.45%) JAX-RS
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.04%) XML
9 4 (5.63%) ODBC
9 4 (5.63%) HTML5
9 4 (5.63%) jQuery
10 3 (4.23%) XML Schema
10 3 (4.23%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.82%) JSON
11 2 (2.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) AS400
1 5 (7.04%) Linked Data
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.63%) iSeries
3 3 (4.23%) NHS
3 3 (4.23%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.82%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 17 (23.94%) Windows
3 11 (15.49%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) SUSE
4 7 (9.86%) NetWare
4 7 (9.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.45%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.31%) Migration
3 7 (9.86%) Web Development
3 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
3 7 (9.86%) SDLC
4 6 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (8.45%) Web Design
4 6 (8.45%) ETL
4 6 (8.45%) ERP
4 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.63%) Server Hardening
6 4 (5.63%) MVC
6 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.23%) Data Management
7 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) Java
2 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
3 9 (12.68%) C#
4 7 (9.86%) XQuery
4 7 (9.86%) XPath
5 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.45%) VB
6 4 (5.63%) RPG
7 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.82%) VBScript
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) ISO 9001
1 10 (14.08%) ISO 14001
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
2 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) ZENworks
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) IBM
4 8 (11.27%) VMware
5 7 (9.86%) Novell
6 5 (7.04%) Talend
7 4 (5.63%) Infor
7 4 (5.63%) MAPICS
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.23%) Actuate
9 2 (2.82%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) Cognos
10 1 (1.41%) webMethods
10 1 (1.41%) BMC
10 1 (1.41%) Veeam
10 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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