The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 25 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 8 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.55% 1.99% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 2.08% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £319 £340 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +29.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £388 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -12.00%
SQL Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
164 144 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.18% 95.36% 90.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 82 51
Median daily rate £413 £375 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £308 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 23
Median hourly rate £13.75 £19.03 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.74% -39.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.52 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Chester region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Chester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 7 (35.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.00%) Publishing
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.00%) ETL
8 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) Servlets
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) PHP
9 2 (10.00%) ERP
9 2 (10.00%) CRM

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) FindBugs
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) Servlets
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
4 1 (5.00%) JDBC
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) CMMI
8 1 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) Vertica