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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 32 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.40% 25.00% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 50.00% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 11
Average daily rate
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£294 £231 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.02% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £175.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1066.66% -14.28%
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
104 76 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.31% 50.00% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 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 £254 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +75.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £14.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £44.70 £18.78
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 24 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 24 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 -9 16 £370 +65.36% 5
Plymouth -3 4 £300 -14.28% 3
Barnstaple - 2 £400 -
Kingsbridge - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - - 2
Okehampton - - - -
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 14 (25.00%) .NET
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) C#
4 12 (21.43%) Scrum
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.86%) HTML
6 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL
7 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
7 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (12.50%) CSS
9 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.50%) jQuery
10 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Time Management
10 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
10 6 (10.71%) UML
10 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.71%) Java
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.93%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (7.14%) Drupal
2 4 (7.14%) Alfresco
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.79%) CICS
3 1 (1.79%) Documentum
3 1 (1.79%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.79%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.14%) MySQL
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.36%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.79%) MS Access
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.79%) DB2
9 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.14%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.93%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (66.07%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Excel Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) DBA
9 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) MI Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Report Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.50%) CSS
5 7 (12.50%) jQuery
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (8.93%) XML
8 4 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (7.14%) XSLT
8 4 (7.14%) Web Services
8 4 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (3.57%) HTML5
9 2 (3.57%) CSS3
9 2 (3.57%) WinForms
9 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.79%) XHTML
10 1 (1.79%) Middleware
10 1 (1.79%) JSON
10 1 (1.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Scrum
2 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
3 6 (10.71%) Time Management
3 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.71%) UML
4 5 (8.93%) SOA
4 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.14%) BPMN
5 4 (7.14%) OWASP
5 4 (7.14%) MVC
5 4 (7.14%) BPEL
6 3 (5.36%) ETL
6 3 (5.36%) Workflow
7 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (1.79%) OOP
8 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL
3 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) PMP
5 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) Primavera
Devon
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Remit Resources
Rate: £25000 - £27000 per annum + FIXED TERM CONTRACT
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago