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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL 48 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 33.57% 25.42% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.86% 47.62% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 4
Median daily rate £445 £349 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +99.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
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
74 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 51.75% 53.39% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 25
Median daily rate £445 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.05% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
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 £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.14%) Java
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) .NET
4 18 (24.66%) XML
4 18 (24.66%) Migration
4 18 (24.66%) Grails
5 16 (21.92%) Groovy
5 16 (21.92%) Spring
5 16 (21.92%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (21.92%) Oracle
5 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
6 15 (20.55%) Open Source
6 15 (20.55%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (20.55%) Docker
6 15 (20.55%) PL/SQL
7 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
8 13 (17.81%) Gradle
8 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
8 13 (17.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
9 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
10 11 (15.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (15.07%) Scrum
10 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.07%) C#
11 10 (13.70%) Toad
12 9 (12.33%) Finance

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 8 (10.96%) IIS
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.92%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.48%) Neo4j
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.37%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.37%) GIS
9 1 (1.37%) MySQL
9 1 (1.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
3 13 (17.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (17.81%) Gradle
4 10 (13.70%) Toad
5 5 (6.85%) NUnit
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.37%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.37%) TestRail
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Back Office
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (68.49%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) SQL Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Consultant
5 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.59%) DBA
7 7 (9.59%) SQL DBA
8 6 (8.22%) Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) SharePoint Consultant
8 6 (8.22%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (8.22%) Tester
9 5 (6.85%) Server Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) Windows Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) Windows Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (5.48%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) .NET
2 18 (24.66%) Grails
2 18 (24.66%) XML
3 16 (21.92%) Spring
4 15 (20.55%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
6 6 (8.22%) HTML
7 5 (6.85%) REST
8 4 (5.48%) Dropwizard
8 4 (5.48%) JAX-RS
8 4 (5.48%) JSON
9 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.74%) JPA
9 2 (2.74%) Web Services
10 1 (1.37%) CSS
10 1 (1.37%) RESTful
10 1 (1.37%) SOAP
10 1 (1.37%) WCF
10 1 (1.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.37%) iPad
3 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
3 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
1 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.22%) Unix
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Migration
2 15 (20.55%) Open Source
3 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
5 11 (15.07%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (15.07%) Scrum
6 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.48%) TDD
8 3 (4.11%) BDD
8 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (4.11%) ETL
8 3 (4.11%) Machine Learning
8 3 (4.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.11%) Web Design
9 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.74%) Data Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) High Availability
9 2 (2.74%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Java
2 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) Groovy
4 15 (20.55%) PL/SQL
5 11 (15.07%) C#
6 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.85%) C++
8 3 (4.11%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.11%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) R
9 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.37%) COBOL
10 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.48%) ISO 14001
2 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) BT