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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 30 64 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 24.00% 30.33% 23.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 78.05% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 6
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.41% +12.72%
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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
48 82 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 38.40% 38.86% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 69 8
Average daily rate £328 £325 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 32 (74.42%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) Unit Testing
4 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 18 (41.86%) C#
5 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
6 16 (37.21%) MVC
6 16 (37.21%) Scrum
7 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
8 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (23.26%) K2 blackpearl
9 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
10 9 (20.93%) Oracle
10 9 (20.93%) HTML
11 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
11 8 (18.60%) CSS
11 8 (18.60%) Back Office
11 8 (18.60%) WPF
12 7 (16.28%) ESRI
12 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
14 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
15 4 (9.30%) BDD
15 4 (9.30%) WF
15 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (23.26%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 32 (74.42%) .NET Developer
3 19 (44.19%) SQL Developer
4 4 (9.30%) SQL DBA
4 4 (9.30%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.33%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
5 9 (20.93%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) WPF
7 4 (9.30%) WF
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.33%) XHTML
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) XML
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Unit Testing
3 16 (37.21%) MVC
3 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 4 (9.30%) BDD
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Database Security
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Code Coverage
7 1 (2.33%) Line Management
7 1 (2.33%) ETL
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.33%) Workflow
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) C#
2 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) ESRI
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £355 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago