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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 11.49% 12.50% 18.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 17.95% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
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£325 £298 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% +32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £442 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.30 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.60% +10.90%
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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
70 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 40.23% 69.64% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 26
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) Windows
4 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) ISO 14001
4 10 (27.03%) Summit
5 9 (24.32%) Migration
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
7 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 7 (18.92%) SOAP
7 7 (18.92%) XML
7 7 (18.92%) XSLT
7 7 (18.92%) XQuery
7 7 (18.92%) HTTP
7 7 (18.92%) Internet
7 7 (18.92%) Web Development
7 7 (18.92%) XPath
7 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
7 7 (18.92%) REST
8 6 (16.22%) Liferay
8 6 (16.22%) JIRA
8 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) Liferay
3 5 (13.51%) IIS
4 4 (10.81%) Apache
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) LiveLink
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Lync
6 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Summit
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) HTTP
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
4 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) VoIP
6 2 (5.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) Spock
4 1 (2.70%) Toad
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Database Developer
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Data Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) ASP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 7 (18.92%) SOAP
3 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 7 (18.92%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) XSLT
3 7 (18.92%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
5 3 (8.11%) Classic ASP
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (5.41%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) Ajax
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Extraction
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Linked Data
2 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.81%) MVC
4 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.81%) Server Hardening
5 3 (8.11%) BDD
5 3 (8.11%) Data Management
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
4 7 (18.92%) XQuery
4 7 (18.92%) XPath
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.81%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) VB
7 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.41%) VBScript
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) Groovy
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO 9001
1 10 (27.03%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Actuate
4 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam