The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 40 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.76% 1.16% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.26% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £213 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £313 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £314
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.04 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.54% -16.66%
SQL Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
418 159 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 91.87% 92.44% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 78 180
Average daily rate £378 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £143 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 26
Average hourly rate £31.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.53 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.00 £31.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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Job
Vacancies
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SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) NHS
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) QlikView
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) MVVM
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) QlikView
6 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
6 2 (12.50%) OLAP
6 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) MVVM
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase