The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 75 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 1.07% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.11% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
Average daily rate £445 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.47% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £311 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £402 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.81 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.02% -7.69%
SQL Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1352 1258 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.95% 95.88% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 685 565
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.02 £24.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Edinburgh region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Edinburgh region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
7 4 (19.05%) WCF
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) Markit EDM
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (14.29%) Investment Management
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.76%) Misys Midas
2 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (19.05%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) LINQ
5 2 (9.52%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) MDX
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Korn
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
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