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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.64% 14.95% 20.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.54% 42.65% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 24
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£290 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £224 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £29.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.46 - £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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
74 68 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.24% 35.05% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 55
Average daily rate £313 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.78 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £39.70 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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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 -8 13 £175 -33.96% 3
Plymouth -2 11 £594 +53.22% 1
Barnstaple - 2 - - 1
Torquay - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (38.98%) Oracle
2 20 (33.90%) C#
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.42%) Windows
5 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.03%) .NET
6 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
7 12 (20.34%) DB2
7 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
7 12 (20.34%) SAP
7 12 (20.34%) UNIX
7 12 (20.34%) IBM
7 12 (20.34%) Sun
7 12 (20.34%) zOS
8 11 (18.64%) HTML
8 11 (18.64%) TOGAF
8 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
8 11 (18.64%) Process Improvement
9 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
9 10 (16.95%) Delphi
9 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
10 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
10 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (11.86%) Data Architecture

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Summit
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) DB2
3 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.47%) QlikView
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) MS Access
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) Firebird
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) JIRA
2 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.08%) Spock
3 3 (5.08%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) PVCS
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.78%) Back Office
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Technical Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Database Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Excel Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Consultant
10 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
4 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (11.86%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) jQuery
7 5 (8.47%) CSS
8 4 (6.78%) Web Services
8 4 (6.78%) XHTML
8 4 (6.78%) JSON
8 4 (6.78%) HTML5
9 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (5.08%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (5.08%) Apache Camel
9 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (5.08%) Spring
9 3 (5.08%) Ajax
9 3 (5.08%) RESTful
10 2 (3.39%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Open Source
3 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (5.08%) GIS
5 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.08%) Linked Data
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.39%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) zOS
2 12 (20.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (18.64%) TOGAF
3 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.64%) Process Improvement
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Scrum
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Data Architecture
6 6 (10.17%) OO
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) MVC
7 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) Time Management
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Automation Testing
8 4 (6.78%) ETL
8 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) Java
3 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) Delphi
4 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) Groovy
7 2 (3.39%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
6 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO 9001
1 4 (6.78%) ISO 14001
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Oracle
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.34%) Sun
3 12 (20.34%) SAP
3 12 (20.34%) IBM
4 6 (10.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.39%) Zend
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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