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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 100 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 102 80 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.88% 1.34% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.45% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 59 79
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £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 £25.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +1.44%
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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 163 (93.14%) SQL
2 118 (67.43%) SQL Server
3 111 (63.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (47.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (41.14%) T-SQL
6 69 (39.43%) Data Warehouse
7 61 (34.86%) Finance
8 58 (33.14%) Banking
8 58 (33.14%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (31.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 52 (29.71%) ETL
11 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
12 43 (24.57%) .NET
13 41 (23.43%) C#
14 33 (18.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (17.71%) MS Excel
16 27 (15.43%) SQL Server 2012
17 26 (14.86%) Investment Banking
18 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (12.57%) Oracle
19 20 (11.43%) Data Modelling
20 18 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
21 17 (9.71%) MDX
22 16 (9.14%) QlikView
22 16 (9.14%) PL/SQL
23 15 (8.57%) VBA
23 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
24 13 (7.43%) OLAP
24 13 (7.43%) Analytics
25 12 (6.86%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (3.43%) SAS
1 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) CMS
2 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) MS Project
3 3 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Agresso
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (67.43%) SQL Server
2 111 (63.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (47.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (39.43%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (31.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (18.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (15.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (9.14%) QlikView
9 13 (7.43%) OLAP
10 12 (6.86%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.86%) DTS
12 5 (2.86%) MS Access
12 5 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.86%) ProClarity
13 4 (2.29%) SSDT
13 4 (2.29%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.29%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (2.29%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 18 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.57%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.43%) JIRA
4 3 (1.71%) ERwin
4 3 (1.71%) Subversion
5 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.14%) Xcode
6 1 (0.57%) tSQLt
6 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.57%) ProC
6 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 61 (34.86%) Finance
2 58 (33.14%) Banking
3 26 (14.86%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.71%) Front Office
5 7 (4.00%) Retail
6 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.57%) .NET
2 17 (9.71%) MDX
3 11 (6.29%) XML
4 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.57%) HTML
5 7 (4.00%) JSON
5 7 (4.00%) WCF
6 5 (2.86%) WPF
7 4 (2.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.71%) CSS
8 3 (1.71%) Web Services
8 3 (1.71%) jQuery
9 2 (1.14%) RESTful
9 2 (1.14%) LINQ
9 2 (1.14%) WinForms
9 2 (1.14%) DOM
9 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.57%) XSL
10 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) Fixed Income
3 9 (5.14%) NHS
3 9 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.43%) Clustering
5 5 (2.86%) Replication
5 5 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.29%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.71%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.14%) Equities
8 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
9 1 (0.57%) Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.43%) Windows
2 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.14%) Android
2 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.57%) UNIX
3 1 (0.57%) VMS
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.14%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (29.71%) ETL
3 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 13 (7.43%) Analytics
6 11 (6.29%) Migration
7 10 (5.71%) Scrum
7 10 (5.71%) Change Management
8 9 (5.14%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (4.57%) Workflow
10 7 (4.00%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.43%) Data Management
11 6 (3.43%) Workflow Management
12 5 (2.86%) Data Analysis
12 5 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
13 4 (2.29%) Inmon Methodology
13 4 (2.29%) Data Transformation
13 4 (2.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 163 (93.14%) SQL
2 72 (41.14%) T-SQL
3 41 (23.43%) C#
4 16 (9.14%) PL/SQL
5 15 (8.57%) VBA
6 9 (5.14%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.57%) Java
8 7 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.43%) VB
10 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.29%) VBScript
10 4 (2.29%) C
11 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.14%) C++
12 1 (0.57%) PHP
12 1 (0.57%) XAML
12 1 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.57%) Oracle
3 7 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.43%) Cognos
5 4 (2.29%) SAP
6 2 (1.14%) Tableau
6 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.14%) Syncfusion
6 2 (1.14%) Teradata
7 1 (0.57%) Sybase
7 1 (0.57%) Siebel
7 1 (0.57%) Informatica
7 1 (0.57%) HP
7 1 (0.57%) IBM
7 1 (0.57%) Trillium
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) DataFlux
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