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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 60 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 24 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £290
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -13.33%
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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
1387 1188 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.84% 93.25% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 704 407
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 20
Average hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.35% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
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 3 July 2015, 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 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (27.27%) Asset Management
8 9 (27.27%) ETL
9 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle
11 6 (18.18%) C#
12 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (12.12%) Java
13 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
13 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (9.09%) Analytics
14 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
14 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
14 3 (9.09%) Tableau
14 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
14 3 (9.09%) PowerDesigner
14 3 (9.09%) Data Management
14 3 (9.09%) Scrum

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) ETL
3 9 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Tableau
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) Sun