The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 51 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 18 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.46% 1.50% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.65% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
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£275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.08 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-49.75% -16.66%
SQL Developer
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 851 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.93% 91.21% 90.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 423 361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £226 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 54
Average hourly rate £18.32 £23.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.06% -11.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.90 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 £183 -
Chester +9 1 £250 -25.92%
Crewe - - - - 2
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Widnes - - - - 1
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (43.33%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 9 (30.00%) Data Management
8 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (23.33%) Validation
9 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) Replication
11 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) Teradata
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (6.67%) Retail
14 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) JSP
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) J2SE
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Management
2 7 (23.33%) Validation
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) Teradata
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase