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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 9 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 3.69% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 3.92% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 5
Median daily rate £369 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £305 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £443 £372
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 £40.00 £55.81 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.32% +71.71%

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
621 613 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.58% 94.16% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 385 341
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 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 Birmingham region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (37.04%) C#
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
7 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) ETL
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) MVC
11 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
12 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
13 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
13 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework

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 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.70%) OLAP
9 1 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.70%) QlikView
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.70%) Moq
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase