The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior 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
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 410 411 417
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 8 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.061% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.064% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Median daily rate £480 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £371 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £498 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior SQL Server Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20640 21725 21929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.90% 94.58% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15039 15000 15432
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 406 397
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.01 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +8.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the London 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
City of London +44 2 £445 -1.11% 2
Canary Wharf +4 2 £480 +1.05%
Senior SQL Server Developer
England

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) DB2
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) CSS

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) DB2
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (8.33%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle