The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 176 155 146
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 607 657 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.22% 1.35% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.46% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 450 438
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.70 £15.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £55.00 £37.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
SQL 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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
London -33 254 £425 - 74
South West +36 86 £328 +4.96% 34
South East -46 77 £338 +2.27% 33
North West +7 57 £325 +26.21% 17
Yorkshire -13 49 £313 +4.16% 16
West Midlands -1 33 £325 +8.33% 15
East Midlands -8 30 £320 - 3
East of England -3 13 £350 +6.87% 5
North East +7 5 £315 +14.54% 5
Midlands -1 2 £350 -22.22%
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1099 (94.50%) SQL
2 776 (66.72%) SQL Server
3 663 (57.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 525 (45.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 437 (37.58%) T-SQL
6 350 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
7 308 (26.48%) Data Warehouse
8 291 (25.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 282 (24.25%) .NET
10 277 (23.82%) Microsoft
11 269 (23.13%) ETL
12 263 (22.61%) Finance
12 263 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 220 (18.92%) C#
14 164 (14.10%) MS Excel
14 164 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
15 160 (13.76%) Banking
16 159 (13.67%) Oracle
17 133 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
18 122 (10.49%) Migration
19 114 (9.80%) ASP.NET
19 114 (9.80%) NHS
20 109 (9.37%) PL/SQL
21 104 (8.94%) VBA
22 98 (8.43%) Data Modelling
23 74 (6.36%) JavaScript
23 74 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
24 70 (6.02%) Security Cleared
24 70 (6.02%) Data Migration
25 69 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 39 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.63%) SAS
3 11 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
5 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.43%) IIS
6 5 (0.43%) Apache
7 3 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.17%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.17%) CMS
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.086%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.086%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.086%) DNN
9 1 (0.086%) Confluence
9 1 (0.086%) JBoss
9 1 (0.086%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.086%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 164 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.35%) MS Office
3 15 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.12%) PowerPivot
5 8 (0.69%) MS Project
6 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.086%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) Agresso
6 2 (0.17%) Advent Geneva
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.086%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.086%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.086%) Summit
7 1 (0.086%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.17%) SSH
2 1 (0.086%) HTTP
2 1 (0.086%) Internet
2 1 (0.086%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (66.72%) SQL Server
2 663 (57.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 525 (45.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 308 (26.48%) Data Warehouse
5 291 (25.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 263 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 133 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 69 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 67 (5.76%) QlikView
10 63 (5.42%) OLAP
11 60 (5.16%) Relational Database
12 50 (4.30%) MS Access
13 43 (3.70%) Oracle Database
14 32 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (2.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 24 (2.06%) OLAP Cube
17 23 (1.98%) RDBMS
18 19 (1.63%) Data Mining
18 19 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 30 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (0.86%) NUnit
6 9 (0.77%) Selenium
7 8 (0.69%) Subversion
7 8 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (0.60%) Toad
9 6 (0.52%) JIRA
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.34%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.34%) tSQLt
11 3 (0.26%) Xcode
11 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.26%) Maven
11 3 (0.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 2 (0.17%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 263 (22.61%) Finance
2 160 (13.76%) Banking
3 50 (4.30%) Investment Banking
4 49 (4.21%) Back Office
5 44 (3.78%) Retail
6 24 (2.06%) Front Office
7 17 (1.46%) Marketing
8 11 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 10 (0.86%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.43%) Publishing
11 4 (0.34%) Games
12 3 (0.26%) Billing
12 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.26%) Electronics
12 3 (0.26%) Automotive
12 3 (0.26%) Law
12 3 (0.26%) Legal
13 2 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.086%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (24.25%) .NET
2 114 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 59 (5.07%) XML
4 57 (4.90%) HTML
5 48 (4.13%) MDX
6 42 (3.61%) jQuery
7 41 (3.53%) .NET Framework
8 40 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (3.01%) Web Services
10 28 (2.41%) CSS
10 28 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (1.72%) Entity Framework
11 20 (1.72%) JSON
12 16 (1.38%) WCF
12 16 (1.38%) WPF
13 15 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (1.20%) HTML5
15 12 (1.03%) SOAP
16 11 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 114 (9.80%) NHS
2 68 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.01%) Data Structures
4 31 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 31 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 27 (2.32%) Hedge funds
6 24 (2.06%) Replication
6 24 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.81%) Fixed Income
8 19 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 15 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.03%) Data Extraction
11 10 (0.86%) Equities
12 9 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.60%) Clustering
13 7 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.43%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.43%) Open Source
15 4 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (3.78%) UNIX
2 40 (3.44%) Windows
3 24 (2.06%) Linux
4 7 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.26%) Android
7 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.086%) VMS
8 1 (0.086%) HPUX
8 1 (0.086%) Solaris
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (30.09%) Business Intelligence
2 269 (23.13%) ETL
3 164 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (10.49%) Migration
5 98 (8.43%) Data Modelling
6 70 (6.02%) Data Migration
7 66 (5.67%) Scrum
8 65 (5.59%) Unit Testing
9 62 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
10 57 (4.90%) Kimball Methodology
11 51 (4.39%) Web Development
12 47 (4.04%) Analytics
13 36 (3.10%) CRM
14 33 (2.84%) Data Management
15 32 (2.75%) TDD
16 31 (2.67%) Data Analysis
17 30 (2.58%) MVC
18 29 (2.49%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (2.15%) Project Management
20 24 (2.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1099 (94.50%) SQL
2 437 (37.58%) T-SQL
3 220 (18.92%) C#
4 109 (9.37%) PL/SQL
5 104 (8.94%) VBA
6 74 (6.36%) JavaScript
7 48 (4.13%) Java
7 48 (4.13%) VB.NET
8 32 (2.75%) VB
9 20 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 17 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.03%) VB6
11 12 (1.03%) C++
12 11 (0.95%) VBScript
12 11 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 10 (0.86%) Python
14 8 (0.69%) C
15 5 (0.43%) Perl
16 4 (0.34%) Scala
16 4 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 70 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 55 (4.73%) SC Cleared
3 45 (3.87%) Degree
4 21 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.95%) MCTS
6 6 (0.52%) MCSA
7 5 (0.43%) MCITP
7 5 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.086%) MCSE
9 1 (0.086%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.81%) QA
2 10 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.086%) FATCA
3 1 (0.086%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.086%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.086%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.43%) Control-M
2 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 277 (23.82%) Microsoft
2 159 (13.67%) Oracle
3 34 (2.92%) Tableau
4 29 (2.49%) Business Objects
5 18 (1.55%) Teradata
6 16 (1.38%) Sybase
7 13 (1.12%) SAP
7 13 (1.12%) Cognos
7 13 (1.12%) Siebel
8 9 (0.77%) Informatica
9 8 (0.69%) Red Gate
10 6 (0.52%) Cerner
10 6 (0.52%) Trillium
10 6 (0.52%) DataFlux
10 6 (0.52%) Greenplum
11 5 (0.43%) ESRI
11 5 (0.43%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.43%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.34%) Sun
Hampshire
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Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Vertical IT
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + market rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £365 per day 5 months
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Berkshire
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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City, London
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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London
JM
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City, London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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London
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West Sussex
X4 Group
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