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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 6 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 17.05% 19.00% 12.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.93% 42.22% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 7
Median daily rate £458 £337 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.75% +92.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.75 £17.00 £15.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.23% +12.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.80% +13.63%

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
58 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 44.96% 45.00% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 20
Median daily rate £445 £337 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.04% +12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 21 (30.88%) Java
4 20 (29.41%) XML
4 20 (29.41%) Grails
5 18 (26.47%) Groovy
5 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
5 18 (26.47%) Spring
5 18 (26.47%) .NET
5 18 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (25.00%) Oracle
6 17 (25.00%) Open Source
6 17 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (25.00%) Docker
7 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 16 (23.53%) PL/SQL
7 16 (23.53%) Migration
8 15 (22.06%) Hibernate
8 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
8 15 (22.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (22.06%) Gradle
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle Database
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (19.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (17.65%) Toad
11 12 (17.65%) C#
12 11 (16.18%) Scrum
13 8 (11.76%) Back Office
13 8 (11.76%) HTML

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 (7.35%) IIS
1 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.35%) Neo4j
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.47%) GIS
9 1 (1.47%) MySQL
9 1 (1.47%) OLTP
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 15 (22.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (22.06%) Gradle
4 12 (17.65%) Toad
5 5 (7.35%) NUnit
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.47%) JIRA
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.47%) TestRail
General
1 8 (11.76%) Back Office
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) SQL Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) DBA
7 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.82%) Tester
8 5 (7.35%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Server Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) Grails
1 20 (29.41%) XML
2 18 (26.47%) .NET
2 18 (26.47%) Spring
3 17 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (22.06%) Hibernate
5 8 (11.76%) HTML
6 6 (8.82%) REST
7 5 (7.35%) Dropwizard
7 5 (7.35%) JAX-RS
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.41%) CSS
8 3 (4.41%) jQuery
8 3 (4.41%) JSON
8 3 (4.41%) SOAP
8 3 (4.41%) WCF
8 3 (4.41%) Web Services
8 3 (4.41%) XHTML
9 2 (2.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.47%) SCADA
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Unix
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Open Source
2 16 (23.53%) Migration
3 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (16.18%) Scrum
6 4 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.41%) BDD
7 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) ETL
7 3 (4.41%) MVC
7 3 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.41%) TDD
7 3 (4.41%) Web Design
8 2 (2.94%) High Availability
8 2 (2.94%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.94%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 21 (30.88%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) Groovy
4 16 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 12 (17.65%) C#
6 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.41%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) COBOL
8 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.88%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.94%) VMware
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