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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.09% 24.81% 17.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 57.14% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 28 31
Median daily rate £450 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £510 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
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
4 56 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 12.12% 43.41% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 51 45
Median daily rate £450 £328 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.19% -5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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
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 5 May 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) C++
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) ETL
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (23.53%) UML
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 3 (17.65%) Refactoring
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared

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 6 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.88%) GeoServer
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) DataStage
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (5.88%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) GitLab
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) JBehave
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.88%) PostGIS
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
3 4 (23.53%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Refactoring
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) VMware