The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 404 401 392
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 4 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.024% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.025% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Average daily rate £480 £750 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £340 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £800 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - £303 £370
% change year-on-year
- -18.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
19750 19818 20801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.67% 94.52% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13971 14054 14059
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 331 405
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London - 1 £475 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £480 -
Senior SQL Server Developer
England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) MSTest
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Senior SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) OLTP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) tSQLt
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO