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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 57 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.67% 27.40% 20.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.26% 68.67% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 49 8
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £262 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £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 £23.75 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
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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
27 83 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 28.13% 39.90% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 70 11
Average daily rate £334 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £458
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 £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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
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 3 July 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 36 (78.26%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) Unit Testing
4 22 (47.83%) C#
4 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 18 (39.13%) Scrum
7 17 (36.96%) MVC
7 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
9 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (21.74%) K2 blackpearl
11 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
11 10 (21.74%) Oracle
11 10 (21.74%) HTML
12 9 (19.57%) Back Office
13 8 (17.39%) WPF
13 8 (17.39%) VB.NET
13 8 (17.39%) CSS
14 7 (15.22%) ESRI
14 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
16 5 (10.87%) BDD
16 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
17 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
17 4 (8.70%) WF
17 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (21.74%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 36 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.70%) DBA
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (78.26%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
4 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
5 10 (21.74%) HTML
6 8 (17.39%) WPF
6 8 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) WF
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (2.17%) XHTML
9 1 (2.17%) Ajax
9 1 (2.17%) SOAP
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Unit Testing
3 18 (39.13%) Scrum
4 17 (36.96%) MVC
5 5 (10.87%) BDD
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Database Security
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Code Coverage
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL
9 1 (2.17%) UML
9 1 (2.17%) ETL
9 1 (2.17%) Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) Migration
9 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) VB.NET
4 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) ESRI
3 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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