The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 44 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.61% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.14%
SQL Server Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 230 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.66% 91.63% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 118 149
Median daily rate £378 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.60 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £413 - 1
West Malling - 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £250 -
SQL Server Developer
South East

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Kent region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) VB
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (20.00%) Subversion
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (20.00%) VBScript
10 4 (20.00%) DHTML
10 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.00%) MS Access
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) DHTML
6 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) WCF
6 3 (15.00%) WinForms
6 3 (15.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (5.00%) SAP