The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
London / City of London
Rank 144 131 179
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +48
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 13 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 13
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £329 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

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
2792 2932 4795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.72% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2295 3702
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 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 Server Developer across the City of London region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 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 Server Developer across the City of London region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (43.33%) C#
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (40.00%) Finance
9 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (30.00%) Banking
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
11 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
12 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (20.00%) Change Management
13 5 (16.67%) Equities
13 5 (16.67%) Front Office
13 5 (16.67%) Subversion
13 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
13 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 4 (13.33%) SSDT
14 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
14 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (13.33%) SDLC
14 4 (13.33%) Derivative
14 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
14 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (13.33%) SSDT
6 3 (10.00%) MS Access
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) OLTP
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (3.33%) QlikView
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.33%) NUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Front Office
4 4 (13.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) WCF
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Ext JS
4 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.33%) XSD
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
2 5 (16.67%) Equities
3 4 (13.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) MVC
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 13 (43.33%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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