The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 43 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £236 £225 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +2.85%
SQL Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
375 345 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.91% 96.64% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 220 202
Average daily rate £413 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 40
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) WPF
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) Django
4 3 (21.43%) DevExpress
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Django
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) WPF
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) DevExpress
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle