The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Belfast region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 33 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.77% 0.96% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £304 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.06% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £55.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.98% +55.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 100 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 96.90% 96.15% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 43 42
Median daily rate £358 £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Belfast region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Belfast region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle