The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 32 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 5 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.98% 2.55% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.61% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £270 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £55.81 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.32% +71.71%

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
234 421 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.49% 97.45% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 271 253
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 62 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £25.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +51.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Blackburn -5 2 £375 -
Preston -8 1 £180 -31.42% 2
Chorley - 1 £375 -
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, SQL 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 Lancashire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) DB2
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Firebird
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) EDI
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce
2 1 (9.09%) SAP