The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 58 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 0.34% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.34% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £465 £298 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.30% -13.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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 Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 291 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.61% 98.31% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 221 169
Average daily rate £338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.50 £164.50
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 Cardiff

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (45.45%) XML
5 10 (45.45%) OOP
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) Data Security
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) Red Gate
5 10 (45.45%) High Availability
6 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (40.91%) MSF
7 8 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Records Management
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Back Office
10 4 (18.18%) NHS
11 3 (13.64%) .NET
11 3 (13.64%) Migration
11 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
11 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Data Security
2 10 (45.45%) High Availability
2 10 (45.45%) OOP
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) MSF
4 8 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Records Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (4.55%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Gate
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
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