The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Programmer
Rank 205 198 215
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Programmer 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.068% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.073% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+30.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SQL Programmer
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
5384 5462 6352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.37% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4156 4070 4705
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £284
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 93 69 159
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £34.62 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

SQL Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Programmer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

SQL Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

SQL Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Programmer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Solvency II
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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