The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Devon region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 34 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.64% 24.84% 17.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.01% 48.10% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 11
Average daily rate
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£294 £275 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £369 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £15.00 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1066.66% -16.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 79 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.29% 51.63% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 28
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +62.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £44.70 £19.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
South West

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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
(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
Exeter -10 16 £370 +64.44% 2
Plymouth -3 4 £300 -12.72% 2
Barnstaple - 2 £400 -
Kingsbridge - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - - 2
Okehampton - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
3 14 (25.93%) .NET
4 12 (22.22%) C#
4 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) Scrum
5 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
6 10 (18.52%) HTML
7 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.96%) CSS
9 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (12.96%) jQuery
9 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
10 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (11.11%) Time Management
10 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 6 (11.11%) UML
10 6 (11.11%) Java
10 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.26%) SOA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (9.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (7.41%) Alfresco
2 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.70%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.85%) Documentum
4 1 (1.85%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
4 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.85%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL
9 1 (1.85%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.41%) JDeveloper
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.26%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
10 3 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (5.56%) Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) DBA
10 3 (5.56%) Excel Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Information Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) MI Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Report Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
12 1 (1.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.52%) HTML
4 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.96%) jQuery
5 7 (12.96%) CSS
6 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (9.26%) XML
8 4 (7.41%) XSLT
8 4 (7.41%) Web Services
8 4 (7.41%) J2EE
8 4 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (3.70%) WinForms
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.70%) HTML5
9 2 (3.70%) CSS3
10 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.85%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Scrum
2 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.11%) UML
3 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 6 (11.11%) Time Management
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.26%) SOA
5 4 (7.41%) MVC
5 4 (7.41%) BPMN
5 4 (7.41%) OWASP
5 4 (7.41%) BPEL
6 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) OO
7 2 (3.70%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) C#
1 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.85%) PMP
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Remedy
3 1 (1.85%) Primavera
3 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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