The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 98 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 72 178 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 3.00% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 3.17% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 158 114
Median daily rate £425 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.96%
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
3263 5618 5417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.82% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 4357 3958
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 91 91
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.34 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 23 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 City of London region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 139 (95.86%) SQL
2 91 (62.76%) SQL Server
3 70 (48.28%) Finance
4 60 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (32.41%) C#
6 43 (29.66%) .NET
7 42 (28.97%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (28.28%) T-SQL
9 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (24.83%) Banking
11 34 (23.45%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (20.69%) Oracle
13 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (17.93%) ETL
15 24 (16.55%) PL/SQL
16 23 (15.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database
17 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
18 17 (11.72%) Java
19 16 (11.03%) Python
19 16 (11.03%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (10.34%) Scrum
21 14 (9.66%) Investment Management
22 13 (8.97%) Investment Banking
23 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET
24 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
24 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
24 11 (7.59%) XML
24 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
25 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (2.07%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) SAS
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) Broadband
1 1 (0.69%) HTTP
1 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (62.76%) SQL Server
2 60 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (23.45%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (15.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database
7 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (6.21%) Big Data
9 9 (6.21%) QlikView
10 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (4.14%) OLAP
11 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (2.76%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.76%) MySQL
13 4 (2.76%) Star Schema
14 3 (2.07%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
4 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (48.28%) Finance
2 36 (24.83%) Banking
3 13 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.14%) Front Office
5 5 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.66%) .NET
2 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.59%) XML
4 8 (5.52%) AngularJS
4 8 (5.52%) Web Services
4 8 (5.52%) WinForms
5 7 (4.83%) HTML
6 6 (4.14%) RESTful
7 5 (3.45%) CSS
7 5 (3.45%) jQuery
7 5 (3.45%) XSLT
8 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.76%) HTML5
8 4 (2.76%) JSON
8 4 (2.76%) MDX
8 4 (2.76%) Node.js
8 4 (2.76%) REST
8 4 (2.76%) SOAP
9 3 (2.07%) Kendo UI
9 3 (2.07%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
2 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Equities
4 4 (2.76%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.76%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.07%) Derivative
5 3 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.38%) Fintech
6 2 (1.38%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.38%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.69%) AS400
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.69%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.83%) Unix
2 6 (4.14%) Linux
2 6 (4.14%) Windows
3 1 (0.69%) Android
3 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.93%) ETL
4 16 (11.03%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (10.34%) Scrum
6 14 (9.66%) Investment Management
7 10 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.83%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.83%) Migration
9 7 (4.83%) SDLC
9 7 (4.83%) TDD
10 6 (4.14%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (3.45%) Unit Testing
12 4 (2.76%) Analytics
12 4 (2.76%) Automated Testing
12 4 (2.76%) Data Migration
12 4 (2.76%) MVC
12 4 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (95.86%) SQL
2 47 (32.41%) C#
3 41 (28.28%) T-SQL
4 24 (16.55%) PL/SQL
5 17 (11.72%) Java
6 16 (11.03%) Python
7 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.83%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.83%) VBA
9 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.45%) VB
11 3 (2.07%) Perl
11 3 (2.07%) XAML
12 2 (1.38%) PHP
12 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.38%) VB6
12 2 (1.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.69%) C++
13 1 (0.69%) R
13 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) MCSD
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.76%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (20.69%) Oracle
2 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.21%) Tableau
4 4 (2.76%) Teradata
5 3 (2.07%) Splunk
6 2 (1.38%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.38%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.69%) Cognos
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) Informatica
7 1 (0.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Sybase
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Mortimer Spinks
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