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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 33 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.09% 12.22% 10.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.38% 31.88% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 8
Median daily rate £330 £305 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £255 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £345 £332
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +14.79%
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
63 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 45.99% 38.33% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 45
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 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (34.00%) Java
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) C++
3 14 (28.00%) Degree
3 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (26.00%) R
4 13 (26.00%) .NET
4 13 (26.00%) Python
4 13 (26.00%) MATLAB
5 12 (24.00%) Data Mining
5 12 (24.00%) PhD
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) Machine Learning
5 12 (24.00%) Data Analytics
5 12 (24.00%) Analytics
6 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.00%) Migration
8 8 (16.00%) C#
9 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (14.00%) MS Office
9 7 (14.00%) TDD
9 7 (14.00%) Billing
9 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
10 6 (12.00%) HTML
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle
11 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (10.00%) 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 (10.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) SPSS
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Broadband
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Data Mining
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Billing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Data Scientist
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) DBA
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
9 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) Ajax
3 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
4 2 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) WinForms
5 1 (2.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) iPad
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (24.00%) Analytics
1 12 (24.00%) Data Analytics
1 12 (24.00%) Machine Learning
2 9 (18.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (14.00%) TDD
4 5 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) BDD
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) SDLC
6 3 (6.00%) SOA
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.00%) ETL
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) C++
3 13 (26.00%) MATLAB
3 13 (26.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) R
4 8 (16.00%) C#
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) VBA
8 2 (4.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) BT
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau