The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 15.69% 36.36% 27.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 61.54% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 28
Median daily rate £350 £372 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +12.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £332 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +34.00%
SQL
Somerset

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
25 52 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 49.02% 59.09% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 36
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) WF
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Android

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 3 (30.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 3 (30.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) WF
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas