The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 9 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 2.23% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.39% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 3
Median daily rate £400 £305 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £301 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £295
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 £38.75 £45.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +51.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
583 586 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.36% 93.31% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 364 336
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £24.95 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Birmingham region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
3 17 (56.67%) C#
4 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
10 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (16.67%) ETL
12 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) Scrum
13 4 (13.33%) MVC
13 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (13.33%) WCF
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
14 3 (10.00%) jQuery
14 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
14 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
15 2 (6.67%) Billing

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.33%) Data Lake
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.33%) Moq
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) LINQ
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) MDX
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.67%) ETL
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.33%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
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