The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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)
South West / Somerset
Rank 3 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 61 37 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 25.31% 12.63% 21.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.96% 30.58% 49.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 40
Median daily rate £350 £413 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 0 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £34.45
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 - £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 - £36.40
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
142 121 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 58.92% 41.30% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 78
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £25.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £50.10
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 Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Somerset region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Somerset region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil +11 23 £425 +41.66%
Bath +3 19 £350 -16.41% 4
Taunton -4 7 £230 -48.88% 2
Street +3 1 £400 -3.03% 2
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL.

1 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
3 32 (36.36%) C#
4 24 (27.27%) Finance
4 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 23 (26.14%) .NET
6 21 (23.86%) Oracle
6 21 (23.86%) Scrum
7 20 (22.73%) Java
8 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (19.32%) HTML
10 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
11 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (13.64%) XML
13 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
13 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (13.64%) Web Development
13 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
14 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
14 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
14 11 (12.50%) CSS
15 10 (11.36%) Programme Management
15 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
15 10 (11.36%) MVC
15 10 (11.36%) JSP
15 10 (11.36%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
2 7 (7.95%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (5.68%) Apache
4 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.27%) NServiceBus
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.14%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (1.14%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) IaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 6 (6.82%) Extranet
3 5 (5.68%) DMZ
4 2 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (4.55%) Big Data
9 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.41%) MySQL
10 3 (3.41%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
11 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.95%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.68%) Subversion
6 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (4.55%) WATIR
7 3 (3.41%) Ant
7 3 (3.41%) Apache Buildr
7 3 (3.41%) HP UFT
7 3 (3.41%) jMock
7 3 (3.41%) JUnit
7 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.41%) Sahi
7 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Military
4 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Billing
5 2 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Developer
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 10 (11.36%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) DBA
6 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) HTML Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Java Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) HTML
3 12 (13.64%) XML
4 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.50%) CSS
5 10 (11.36%) HTML5
5 10 (11.36%) JSP
6 8 (9.09%) Web Services
7 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.95%) LINQ
8 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (6.82%) Spring
9 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
9 4 (4.55%) SOAP
9 4 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (3.41%) Ajax
10 3 (3.41%) EJB
10 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.41%) JSF
10 3 (3.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) PKI
2 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.27%) RIA
2 2 (2.27%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.14%) NHS
3 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.14%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Unix
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.86%) Scrum
3 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.64%) Web Development
5 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.36%) ETL
6 10 (11.36%) MVC
6 10 (11.36%) Programme Management
7 9 (10.23%) Workflow
8 8 (9.09%) BDD
8 8 (9.09%) TDD
8 8 (9.09%) UML
9 6 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.68%) OO
10 5 (5.68%) Protective Monitoring
10 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) C#
2 20 (22.73%) Java
3 9 (10.23%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) Ruby
6 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.55%) Ada
7 4 (4.55%) C++
7 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) Python
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) VBA
10 1 (1.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) ISEB
4 2 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.86%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) ATG
4 4 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (3.41%) IFS
5 3 (3.41%) Sybase
6 2 (2.27%) Mitel
7 1 (1.14%) BEA
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (1.14%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) Tableau
7 1 (1.14%) Talend
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata