The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 58 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 15 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.78% 0.69% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.72% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 19
Average daily rate £340 £313 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +3.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
SQL Server Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 829 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.69% 95.29% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 601 517
Average daily rate £363 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 19 48
Average hourly rate £31.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (45.83%) Data Extraction
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (33.33%) ETL
5 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (25.00%) SAP
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) Electronics
6 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (25.00%) Marketing
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.50%) ETL Development
9 2 (8.33%) QlikView
9 2 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (8.33%) OLAP
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) OLAP
7 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (8.33%) QlikView
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Extraction
2 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) ETL
2 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) ETL Development
4 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
1 23 (95.83%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com