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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.12% 12.36% 24.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.80% 32.04% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 17
Average daily rate
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£309 £294 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% +23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £175.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.85% +1066.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.48 £175.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £175.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
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
125 103 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 42.09% 38.58% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 61 41
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £22.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £175.00 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 22 £305 -17.56% 12
Barnstaple -3 5 - - 3
Plymouth -7 2 - - 1
Torquay - 1 - - 2
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (31.48%) Windows
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (25.93%) Migration
4 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.22%) HTML
5 12 (22.22%) CSS
6 10 (18.52%) Java
6 10 (18.52%) .NET
7 9 (16.67%) ISO 9001
7 9 (16.67%) ISO 14001
7 9 (16.67%) Internet
7 9 (16.67%) Summit
8 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.81%) VMware
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle
8 8 (14.81%) Web Services
9 7 (12.96%) XML
9 7 (12.96%) XSLT
9 7 (12.96%) SOAP
9 7 (12.96%) Linux
9 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
9 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
9 7 (12.96%) HTTP
9 7 (12.96%) NetWare
9 7 (12.96%) XQuery
9 7 (12.96%) Novell
9 7 (12.96%) SUSE
9 7 (12.96%) ZENworks
9 7 (12.96%) Web Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.11%) Liferay
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.70%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) Lync
6 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Summit
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
2 7 (12.96%) HTTP
3 6 (11.11%) DNS
4 5 (9.26%) Firewall
5 4 (7.41%) Network Security
5 4 (7.41%) SAN
5 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) VoIP
7 2 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.85%) Toad
4 1 (1.85%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Server Support
3 8 (14.81%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) HTML
1 12 (22.22%) CSS
2 10 (18.52%) .NET
3 8 (14.81%) Web Services
4 7 (12.96%) XML
4 7 (12.96%) XSLT
4 7 (12.96%) SOAP
4 7 (12.96%) REST
5 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.41%) jQuery
7 3 (5.56%) JSON
7 3 (5.56%) Classic ASP
7 3 (5.56%) XML Schema
8 2 (3.70%) Ajax
8 2 (3.70%) HTML5
9 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 3 (5.56%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Informatics
5 1 (1.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) NetWare
2 7 (12.96%) SUSE
2 7 (12.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) AIX
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Migration
2 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.96%) Web Development
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.41%) MVC
5 4 (7.41%) Server Hardening
6 3 (5.56%) Data Management
6 3 (5.56%) ETL
6 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Analytics
7 2 (3.70%) Database Security
7 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.52%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.96%) XQuery
3 7 (12.96%) XPath
4 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) C#
6 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.56%) VB
8 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) VB6
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 9 (16.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.70%) HL7
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) ZENworks
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Novell
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) Actuate
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.85%) Veeam
7 1 (1.85%) BMC
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