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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 104 136 113
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 108 88 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.21% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.31% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 75 97
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£425 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £304 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
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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
5567 6726 6552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.50% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4200 4892 4752
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 137 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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.

1 190 (96.94%) SQL
2 117 (59.69%) SQL Server
3 88 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (40.82%) T-SQL
5 75 (38.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (31.63%) ETL
7 61 (31.12%) Banking
8 58 (29.59%) Finance
9 57 (29.08%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (24.49%) Microsoft
11 47 (23.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
14 38 (19.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (17.86%) .NET
16 32 (16.33%) C#
17 28 (14.29%) VBA
18 26 (13.27%) Data Modelling
19 24 (12.24%) Investment Banking
19 24 (12.24%) Migration
20 23 (11.73%) Oracle
20 23 (11.73%) Asset Management
21 21 (10.71%) QlikView
22 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (9.69%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (9.69%) PL/SQL
24 17 (8.67%) MDX
24 17 (8.67%) XML
25 16 (8.16%) NHS
26 15 (7.65%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (5.61%) SAS
2 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.04%) Confluence
4 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Markit EDM
2 6 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (59.69%) SQL Server
2 88 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (38.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (29.08%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (23.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (19.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (10.71%) QlikView
8 19 (9.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 12 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (6.12%) OLAP
10 11 (5.61%) Data Mining
11 8 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.55%) DTS
12 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.55%) Data Mart
13 4 (2.04%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.04%) Star Schema
14 3 (1.53%) OLTP
14 3 (1.53%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.06%) JIRA
3 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.04%) Subversion
4 4 (2.04%) Maven
5 3 (1.53%) ERwin
5 3 (1.53%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.02%) MSTest
6 2 (1.02%) Moq
6 2 (1.02%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.51%) tSQLt
7 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) NUnit
7 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 61 (31.12%) Banking
2 58 (29.59%) Finance
3 24 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Front Office
5 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.04%) Marketing
7 3 (1.53%) Retail
8 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
8 2 (1.02%) Back Office
8 2 (1.02%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.86%) .NET
2 17 (8.67%) XML
2 17 (8.67%) MDX
3 13 (6.63%) HTML
4 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.06%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.06%) HTML5
6 5 (2.55%) WPF
6 5 (2.55%) XSLT
7 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (1.53%) WCF
8 3 (1.53%) Web Services
9 2 (1.02%) XSD
9 2 (1.02%) CSS
9 2 (1.02%) SOAP
9 2 (1.02%) WinForms
9 2 (1.02%) Ninject
9 2 (1.02%) JSON
9 2 (1.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.16%) NHS
3 10 (5.10%) Fixed Income
4 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.57%) Data Extraction
5 7 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.55%) Replication
7 3 (1.53%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.02%) DTV
8 2 (1.02%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Informatics
9 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Open Source
9 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.06%) UNIX
2 5 (2.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.53%) Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.63%) ETL
2 40 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (13.27%) Data Modelling
4 24 (12.24%) Migration
5 23 (11.73%) Asset Management
6 15 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (7.65%) Workflow
6 15 (7.65%) Analytics
6 15 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (5.10%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (4.59%) Investment Management
9 8 (4.08%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.57%) MVC
10 7 (3.57%) CRM
11 6 (3.06%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.06%) Data Analysis
11 6 (3.06%) Fund Management
11 6 (3.06%) RAD
12 5 (2.55%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (2.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 190 (96.94%) SQL
2 80 (40.82%) T-SQL
3 32 (16.33%) C#
4 28 (14.29%) VBA
5 19 (9.69%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.65%) VB
7 7 (3.57%) Java
8 6 (3.06%) VBScript
9 3 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.53%) XPath
9 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.02%) R
10 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.02%) VB6
10 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.51%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.12%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) MCSE
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) MCITP
4 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (0.51%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) Basel III
3 1 (0.51%) EMIR
3 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) Control-M
2 1 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.73%) Oracle
3 7 (3.57%) Sybase
4 6 (3.06%) Informatica
5 5 (2.55%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.55%) Tableau
6 3 (1.53%) Cognos
7 2 (1.02%) Siebel
7 2 (1.02%) SAP
7 2 (1.02%) BI-SAM
7 2 (1.02%) FactSet
7 2 (1.02%) StatPro
8 1 (0.51%) ATG
8 1 (0.51%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Splunk
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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