The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 109 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 93 83 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.71% 1.34% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.45% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 55 85
Average daily rate
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£450 £435 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.26%
SQL Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5730 5834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 92.36% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3819 4169 4278
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 119
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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.

1 164 (95.91%) SQL
2 109 (63.74%) SQL Server
3 103 (60.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (48.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (39.77%) T-SQL
6 67 (39.18%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (38.01%) Finance
8 61 (35.67%) Banking
9 51 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (27.49%) ETL
11 46 (26.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 44 (25.73%) Microsoft
12 44 (25.73%) C#
13 43 (25.15%) .NET
14 31 (18.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (16.37%) Investment Banking
16 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
17 22 (12.87%) Oracle
18 21 (12.28%) Data Modelling
19 19 (11.11%) PL/SQL
19 19 (11.11%) QlikView
20 17 (9.94%) Analytics
20 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (9.36%) SQL Server 2012
21 16 (9.36%) Degree
22 15 (8.77%) MDX
22 15 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
22 15 (8.77%) VBA
23 14 (8.19%) OLAP
24 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 10 (5.85%) SAS
2 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
3 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.75%) MS Project
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Agresso
1 1 (0.58%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.58%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (63.74%) SQL Server
2 103 (60.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (48.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (39.18%) Data Warehouse
5 46 (26.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (18.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (11.11%) QlikView
8 16 (9.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (8.19%) OLAP
11 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.34%) DTS
14 3 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.75%) MS Access
14 3 (1.75%) SSDT
15 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.34%) Subversion
4 3 (1.75%) Xcode
5 2 (1.17%) JIRA
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.17%) ERwin
6 1 (0.58%) ProC
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.58%) tSQLt
General
1 65 (38.01%) Finance
2 61 (35.67%) Banking
3 28 (16.37%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.09%) Front Office
5 5 (2.92%) Retail
5 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) .NET
2 15 (8.77%) MDX
3 13 (7.60%) XML
4 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.85%) HTML
6 7 (4.09%) WCF
6 7 (4.09%) JSON
7 5 (2.92%) WPF
8 4 (2.34%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.75%) jQuery
9 3 (1.75%) CSS
9 3 (1.75%) HTML5
10 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.17%) Web Services
10 2 (1.17%) RESTful
10 2 (1.17%) LINQ
11 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.58%) XSD
11 1 (0.58%) XSL
11 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.43%) NHS
4 10 (5.85%) Fixed Income
5 9 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.51%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.92%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.92%) Clustering
7 5 (2.92%) Replication
8 3 (1.75%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.75%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.17%) Equities
9 2 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.85%) Windows
2 3 (1.75%) Android
2 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.75%) UNIX
3 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) VMS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (27.49%) ETL
3 21 (12.28%) Data Modelling
4 17 (9.94%) Analytics
5 13 (7.60%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.02%) Migration
7 10 (5.85%) Change Management
8 9 (5.26%) Workflow
9 8 (4.68%) Data Management
10 7 (4.09%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (4.09%) Workflow Management
11 5 (2.92%) Scrum
11 5 (2.92%) Asset Management
12 4 (2.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.34%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (2.34%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (2.34%) Master Data Management
12 4 (2.34%) Inmon Methodology
13 3 (1.75%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 164 (95.91%) SQL
2 68 (39.77%) T-SQL
3 44 (25.73%) C#
4 19 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 15 (8.77%) VBA
6 8 (4.68%) VB
7 7 (4.09%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.09%) Java
7 7 (4.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.51%) C
9 4 (2.34%) VBScript
9 4 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.75%) C++
11 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) XAML
12 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.58%) MCTS
2 1 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.58%) FATCA
2 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (25.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.87%) Oracle
3 6 (3.51%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.75%) SAP
4 3 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.17%) Teradata
5 2 (1.17%) Syncfusion
5 2 (1.17%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.17%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.58%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.58%) Siebel
6 1 (0.58%) Trillium
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Informatica
6 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
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