The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 120 99 132
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 90 107 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 1.72% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.86% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 88 77
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5971 5767 7411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.37% 92.85% 91.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4316 4253 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
SQL Developer
London

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 179 (90.40%) SQL
2 142 (71.72%) SQL Server
3 82 (41.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (33.84%) Banking
4 67 (33.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (32.83%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (31.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 59 (29.80%) Finance
8 54 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 52 (26.26%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (25.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 50 (25.25%) .NET
12 42 (21.21%) MS Excel
13 37 (18.69%) ETL
13 37 (18.69%) C#
13 37 (18.69%) Microsoft
14 35 (17.68%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET
16 25 (12.63%) Investment Banking
17 24 (12.12%) Data Modelling
18 22 (11.11%) HTML
19 21 (10.61%) Oracle
19 21 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
20 20 (10.10%) Migration
21 19 (9.60%) Workflow
22 18 (9.09%) VB.NET
23 16 (8.08%) PL/SQL
23 16 (8.08%) DV Cleared
23 16 (8.08%) Security Cleared
24 15 (7.58%) Windows

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.53%) IIS
3 4 (2.02%) SAS
4 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) FastStats
3 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (71.72%) SQL Server
2 82 (41.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (33.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (32.83%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (31.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (25.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (17.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (7.07%) Relational Database
9 13 (6.57%) QlikView
10 12 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (6.06%) OLAP
10 12 (6.06%) Oracle Database
11 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (5.05%) Data Mining
13 8 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (3.54%) MS Access
14 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (2.53%) RDBMS
16 5 (2.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.52%) Subversion
2 3 (1.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.01%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.51%) ProC
4 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
General
1 67 (33.84%) Banking
2 59 (29.80%) Finance
3 25 (12.63%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.03%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Billing
6 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
7 2 (1.01%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.25%) .NET
2 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 22 (11.11%) HTML
4 12 (6.06%) XML
4 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 6 (3.03%) MDX
5 6 (3.03%) Ajax
6 5 (2.53%) LINQ
7 4 (2.02%) WCF
7 4 (2.02%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.02%) Web Services
8 3 (1.52%) JSON
8 3 (1.52%) CSS
8 3 (1.52%) jQuery
8 3 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.01%) WPF
9 2 (1.01%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.01%) WinForms
9 2 (1.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.06%) Data Integration
2 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.53%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.53%) Fixed Income
3 5 (2.53%) NHS
4 4 (2.02%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.52%) Derivative
5 3 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.01%) Statistics
6 2 (1.01%) Clustering
6 2 (1.01%) Equities
6 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.01%) Machine Learning
6 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.51%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.58%) Windows
2 14 (7.07%) UNIX
3 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.04%) Linux
5 4 (2.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.26%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (18.69%) ETL
3 24 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 21 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (10.10%) Migration
6 19 (9.60%) Workflow
7 14 (7.07%) Workflow Management
8 13 (6.57%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.04%) Web Development
9 8 (4.04%) Data Migration
9 8 (4.04%) Data Transformation
9 8 (4.04%) Analytics
10 7 (3.54%) Investment Management
11 5 (2.53%) Release Management
11 5 (2.53%) Data Management
11 5 (2.53%) Data Analysis
11 5 (2.53%) CRM
12 4 (2.02%) Project Management
12 4 (2.02%) MVC
12 4 (2.02%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 179 (90.40%) SQL
2 54 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 37 (18.69%) C#
4 18 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 16 (8.08%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.06%) VBA
7 10 (5.05%) Java
8 8 (4.04%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.03%) VB
10 5 (2.53%) Perl
11 4 (2.02%) C++
11 4 (2.02%) VBScript
11 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.52%) VB6
12 3 (1.52%) C
13 2 (1.01%) Python
14 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (8.08%) DV Cleared
1 16 (8.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.05%) MCTS
3 10 (5.05%) MCITP
4 6 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) Basel III
2 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.51%) COREP
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Control-M
1 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.61%) Oracle
3 7 (3.54%) Sybase
4 3 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.52%) JBoss
4 3 (1.52%) IBM
5 2 (1.01%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.01%) Tableau
5 2 (1.01%) SunGard
5 2 (1.01%) Lotus
5 2 (1.01%) SimCorp
6 1 (0.51%) Actimize
6 1 (0.51%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.51%) Microgen
6 1 (0.51%) Cognos
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Rate: Day Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago