The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 23 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.80% 8.14% 18.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.53% 20.59% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +28.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £415 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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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
47 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 22.71% 39.53% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 17
Average daily rate £405 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £359 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £38.00 £11.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -41.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) Back Office
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (16.67%) JDeveloper
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (12.50%) WinForms
7 2 (8.33%) XHTML
7 2 (8.33%) SAML
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.33%) OpenID
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) PMI
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) SOA
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) UML
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) BPEL
4 4 (16.67%) BPMN
4 4 (16.67%) OWASP
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PMP
5 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix