The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 89 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £340 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £325 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
SQL Server 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
1371 1258 1124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.01% 95.88% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 685 551
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 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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 Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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