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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 7 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 15.23% 13.86% 14.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 30.43% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 6
Median daily rate £445 £369 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +55.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £528 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £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 £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
77 46 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 50.99% 45.54% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 20
Median daily rate £425 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +35.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 21 (32.81%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) XML
3 20 (31.25%) Grails
4 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
4 19 (29.69%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (28.13%) Groovy
5 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
5 18 (28.13%) Spring
6 17 (26.56%) .NET
6 17 (26.56%) Oracle
6 17 (26.56%) Open Source
6 17 (26.56%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (26.56%) Docker
7 16 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 16 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 16 (25.00%) Migration
8 15 (23.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
8 15 (23.44%) Gradle
9 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
9 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (20.31%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (18.75%) Toad
12 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.06%) HTML
13 9 (14.06%) C#
13 9 (14.06%) Scrum
14 8 (12.50%) Back Office

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 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) Neo4j
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.56%) GIS
8 1 (1.56%) OLTP
8 1 (1.56%) QGIS
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (23.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (23.44%) Gradle
4 12 (18.75%) Toad
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) NUnit
6 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.56%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.56%) TestRail
General
1 8 (12.50%) Back Office
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (71.88%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.44%) SQL Developer
4 13 (20.31%) .NET Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) DBA
6 6 (9.38%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.69%) PowerShell Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Server Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) Grails
1 20 (31.25%) XML
2 18 (28.13%) Spring
3 17 (26.56%) .NET
3 17 (26.56%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.06%) HTML
6 6 (9.38%) REST
7 5 (7.81%) Dropwizard
7 5 (7.81%) JAX-RS
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (6.25%) CSS
8 4 (6.25%) jQuery
8 4 (6.25%) SOAP
8 4 (6.25%) WCF
8 4 (6.25%) Web Services
8 4 (6.25%) XHTML
9 3 (4.69%) JSON
10 2 (3.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
1 3 (4.69%) NHS
2 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.56%) iPad
2 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Open Source
2 16 (25.00%) Migration
3 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
4 13 (20.31%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.06%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (6.25%) MVC
8 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.69%) Web Design
9 2 (3.13%) ETL
9 2 (3.13%) High Availability
9 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.56%) BDD
10 1 (1.56%) Database Tuning
10 1 (1.56%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 21 (32.81%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) Groovy
4 16 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (14.06%) C#
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.69%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) COBOL
8 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.56%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) R
8 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) Mapbox