The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 17 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL 29 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 21.48% 6.52% 34.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.79% 31.03% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 9
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£330 £328 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £268 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £374 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
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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 Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 41.48% 21.01% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 13
Average daily rate £340 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £306 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 55 (72.37%) .NET
2 42 (55.26%) C#
3 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (43.42%) Unit Testing
5 31 (40.79%) Scrum
5 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
6 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 27 (35.53%) T-SQL
7 27 (35.53%) Security Cleared
8 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 18 (23.68%) .NET Framework
11 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
12 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (18.42%) MVC
14 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.79%) Back Office
16 11 (14.47%) Code Coverage
16 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
16 11 (14.47%) Web Services
16 11 (14.47%) K2 blackpearl
17 10 (13.16%) Entity Framework
17 10 (13.16%) BDD
18 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
18 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
19 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
19 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (14.47%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Summit
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.95%) DTS
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.32%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.47%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.89%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.26%) Selenium
5 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.32%) Hudson
7 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.79%) Back Office
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (73.68%) Developer
2 42 (55.26%) .NET Developer
3 28 (36.84%) SQL Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Database Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) DBA
6 6 (7.89%) Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Data Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) .NET
2 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
3 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (23.68%) .NET Framework
5 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (14.47%) Web Services
7 10 (13.16%) Entity Framework
8 6 (7.89%) WPF
9 4 (5.26%) WF
9 4 (5.26%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.95%) HTML
10 3 (3.95%) CSS
11 2 (2.63%) SOAP
12 1 (1.32%) XML
12 1 (1.32%) XHTML
12 1 (1.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.63%) NHS
2 2 (2.63%) Replication
2 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.32%) DTV
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) UNIX
1 1 (1.32%) Windows
1 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) Unit Testing
3 31 (40.79%) Scrum
4 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.42%) MVC
6 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.47%) Code Coverage
8 10 (13.16%) BDD
9 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.21%) TDD
10 6 (7.89%) CRM
10 6 (7.89%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.58%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (6.58%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.26%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.95%) Migration
13 3 (3.95%) Software Testing
13 3 (3.95%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) C#
2 27 (35.53%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 6 (7.89%) Java
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) VB
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) ESRI
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Netezza
5 1 (1.32%) Greenplum
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