The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 599 593 574
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 18 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.034% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 8
Median daily rate £325 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46609 46602 46145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.75% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30764 29187 28941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1860 1972
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Senior SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior SQL Server Developer in the job title.

Senior SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Senior SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -2 8 £325 -13.33% 1
London -14 8 £480 +1.05% 3
South West - 1 £425 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
Senior SQL Server Developer
UK

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Senior SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Senior SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 11 (47.83%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) WCF
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (21.74%) ETL
10 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
11 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (17.39%) ETL Development
11 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (17.39%) High Availability
11 4 (17.39%) HTML5
11 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (17.39%) CSS
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle
11 4 (17.39%) DB2

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) DB2
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) MSTest
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) AccuRev
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.35%) tSQLt
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) WinForms
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
1 11 (47.83%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) ETL
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) ETL Development
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
3 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle