The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 25.17% 12.05% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.43% 27.78% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 6
Median daily rate £385 £325 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 £19.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -28.00%
SQL
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 48.95% 43.37% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 43
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +161.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Exeter region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Exeter region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (36.96%) Finance
1 17 (36.96%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) C++
3 14 (30.43%) Degree
3 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (28.26%) R
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Python
4 13 (28.26%) MATLAB
5 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
5 12 (26.09%) PhD
5 12 (26.09%) .NET
5 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 12 (26.09%) Machine Learning
5 12 (26.09%) Data Analytics
5 12 (26.09%) Analytics
6 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) C#
7 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (17.39%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Billing
9 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Web Development
10 5 (10.87%) HTML
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) SPSS
3 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.70%) NUnit
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Toad
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Data Scientist
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) Ajax
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) WinForms
6 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) iPad
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.17%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Analytics
2 12 (26.09%) Data Analytics
2 12 (26.09%) Machine Learning
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
6 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) MATLAB
3 13 (28.26%) Python
3 13 (28.26%) R
4 8 (17.39%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) VB
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.35%) VBA
7 2 (4.35%) VBScript
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 12 (26.09%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos
2 1 (2.17%) Tableau