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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 95 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 104 101 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 1.72% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.86% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 87 86
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.51 £33.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.23% -17.18%
SQL Developer
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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
4894 5420 6771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.99% 92.15% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3855 3933 4940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 147
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £13.03 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 189 (87.91%) SQL
2 138 (64.19%) SQL Server
3 134 (62.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (46.51%) T-SQL
5 96 (44.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 88 (40.93%) Data Warehouse
6 88 (40.93%) Business Intelligence
7 85 (39.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 67 (31.16%) ETL
9 64 (29.77%) .NET
10 61 (28.37%) Microsoft
11 60 (27.91%) Banking
12 59 (27.44%) C#
13 57 (26.51%) Finance
14 48 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 44 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
18 32 (14.88%) Oracle
19 30 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (13.02%) MDX
20 28 (13.02%) Data Modelling
21 25 (11.63%) PL/SQL
21 25 (11.63%) Investment Banking
22 23 (10.70%) Scrum
23 22 (10.23%) BusinessObjects
24 20 (9.30%) OLAP
25 19 (8.84%) ASP.NET
26 18 (8.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
27 17 (7.91%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.47%) SAS
3 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Sage BI
2 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.47%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (64.19%) SQL Server
2 134 (62.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 96 (44.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (40.93%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (39.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 46 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 44 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (10.23%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (9.30%) OLAP
10 18 (8.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (7.44%) QlikView
11 16 (7.44%) Relational Database
12 13 (6.05%) ProClarity
13 10 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (4.19%) Oracle Database
15 8 (3.72%) SSDT
16 7 (3.26%) Data Mart
17 6 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (2.79%) MS Access
17 6 (2.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.44%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.19%) Subversion
4 8 (3.72%) JIRA
5 6 (2.79%) ERwin
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.93%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.47%) ProC
8 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 60 (27.91%) Banking
2 57 (26.51%) Finance
3 25 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.98%) Front Office
5 14 (6.51%) Retail
6 5 (2.33%) Legal
7 4 (1.86%) Marketing
8 3 (1.40%) Law
8 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (29.77%) .NET
2 28 (13.02%) MDX
3 19 (8.84%) ASP.NET
4 14 (6.51%) HTML
5 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (3.72%) XML
7 7 (3.26%) LINQ
8 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.79%) JSON
9 5 (2.33%) HTML5
10 4 (1.86%) jQuery
10 4 (1.86%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.86%) WPF
10 4 (1.86%) DOM
11 3 (1.40%) XSD
11 3 (1.40%) CSS
11 3 (1.40%) WCF
11 3 (1.40%) REST
12 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.91%) Credit Risk
2 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.65%) NHS
3 10 (4.65%) Fixed Income
4 9 (4.19%) Clustering
4 9 (4.19%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.86%) Equities
6 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.93%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) Informatics
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Physics
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.79%) UNIX
2 3 (1.40%) Windows
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) VMS
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (40.93%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (31.16%) ETL
3 48 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (13.02%) Data Modelling
5 23 (10.70%) Scrum
6 17 (7.91%) Configuration Management
6 17 (7.91%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (7.44%) Migration
8 13 (6.05%) Analytics
9 12 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.12%) Asset Management
11 10 (4.65%) Change Management
11 10 (4.65%) MVC
11 10 (4.65%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.19%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (3.72%) TDD
13 8 (3.72%) ETL Development
14 7 (3.26%) Data Transformation
15 6 (2.79%) SDLC
15 6 (2.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 189 (87.91%) SQL
2 100 (46.51%) T-SQL
3 59 (27.44%) C#
4 25 (11.63%) PL/SQL
5 16 (7.44%) VBA
6 15 (6.98%) Java
7 12 (5.58%) JavaScript
8 11 (5.12%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.65%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.86%) VB
12 4 (1.86%) PHP
13 3 (1.40%) Scala
14 2 (0.93%) C++
14 2 (0.93%) VBScript
15 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (3.72%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) MCSE
4 1 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.79%) Solvency II
2 5 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 61 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.88%) Oracle
3 13 (6.05%) Cognos
4 8 (3.72%) SAP
5 6 (2.79%) Tableau
6 3 (1.40%) Perforce
6 3 (1.40%) HP
6 3 (1.40%) Red Gate
7 2 (0.93%) Sybase
7 2 (0.93%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.47%) Actian
8 1 (0.47%) Omniture
8 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.47%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.47%) Varonis
8 1 (0.47%) Informatica
8 1 (0.47%) Sage
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