The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 189 189 182
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 11 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 28
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £170.00 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +1196.72%
SQL Server 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
5425 6640 7304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.53% 92.34% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3981 4839 5227
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 133 183
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £27.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 22 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 23 (69.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (27.27%) Banking
9 9 (27.27%) ETL
10 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) .NET
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 6 (18.18%) C#
13 5 (15.15%) VBA
14 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
14 4 (12.12%) OLAP
14 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
14 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
14 4 (12.12%) QlikView
15 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
15 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
15 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (69.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (12.12%) OLAP
7 4 (12.12%) QlikView
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (3.03%) MS Access
10 1 (3.03%) OLTP
10 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
10 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (3.03%) MySQL
10 1 (3.03%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) ERwin
General
1 9 (27.27%) Banking
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) MDX
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) LINQ
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (27.27%) ETL
3 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Fund Management
6 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Line Management
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Workflow Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) VBA
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) SunGard
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago