Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +24
Contract jobs citing SQL 28 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 9.09% 25.82% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.95% 51.82% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 55 45
Exeter median daily rate £313 £313 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.07% -22.78%
10th Percentile £125 £191 £253
90th Percentile £475 £507 £405
Devon median daily rate £317 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -2.62% -7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Exeter median hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.12% - -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +60.00% -73.43%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 122 137 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 39.61% 49.82% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 94 90
Exeter median daily rate £425 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.78% -7.73% -5.54%
10th Percentile £231 £185 £262
90th Percentile £525 £498 £475
Devon median daily rate £400 £325 £360
% change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Exeter median hourly rate £37.00 £36.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.07% -2.03% +45.10%
10th Percentile £21.50 £26.88 £34.50
90th Percentile £42.63 £46.00 £39.90
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £40.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year -14.11% +10.14% +2.78%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Exeter

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Exeter.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Exeter

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Exeter over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Exeter

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Exeter

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Exeter over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL.

1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 6 (21.43%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
7 4 (14.29%) HTML
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) Power BI
8 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
8 3 (10.71%) ETL
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Subversion

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) JCAPS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Power BI
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Biml
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) TestRail
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) FxCop
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Gradle
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Data Manager
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) XSD
4 2 (7.14%) XSL
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.57%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) BPEL
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Database Security
5 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (7.14%) Microservices
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 14001
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) WSO2
3 1 (3.57%) Xamarin