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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 79 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 15 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 1.66% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.74% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 5
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £417 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +2.85%
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
1465 1380 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.50% 95.44% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 783 669
Average daily rate £400 £373 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 33
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
6 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
8 5 (19.23%) ETL
8 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Markit EDM
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Markit EDM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) Misys Midas
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.85%) DB2
7 1 (3.85%) MS Access
7 1 (3.85%) OLAP
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) Drools
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) jBPM
4 1 (3.85%) JPA
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) RichFaces
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
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