The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 565 534 558
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.019% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £575 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +36.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £268
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior SQL Server Developer
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Senior SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
South East -8 1 £400 - 1
East of England - 1 £338 -
London - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Senior SQL Server Developer
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Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Back Office
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) WiX
6 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) XAML
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) DTS
6 2 (20.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) DTS
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) WiX
2 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) XAML
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Siebel