The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 327 284 281
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 107 142 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.67% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 104 105
Median daily rate £475 £435 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.57 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.14%
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
21586 21213 22108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15649 14575 15433
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 380 396
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

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 SQL Server Developer across the London region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

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 SQL Server Developer across the London region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

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 SQL Server Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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 +18 12 £441 +3.82% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 - -
Canary Wharf +1 4 £480 -8.57%
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 London region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 202 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 126 (62.38%) SQL
3 94 (46.53%) C#
3 94 (46.53%) .NET
3 94 (46.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (35.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 69 (34.16%) Finance
6 60 (29.70%) T-SQL
7 59 (29.21%) Microsoft
8 56 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (27.23%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (25.25%) ETL
11 47 (23.27%) Banking
12 45 (22.28%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 41 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 40 (19.80%) MS Excel
16 36 (17.82%) Data Modelling
17 34 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
18 33 (16.34%) ASP.NET
19 30 (14.85%) MVC
20 29 (14.36%) Oracle
21 27 (13.37%) JavaScript
22 25 (12.38%) Performance Tuning
22 25 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (11.88%) XML
24 23 (11.39%) Visual Studio
24 23 (11.39%) HTML
24 23 (11.39%) .NET Framework
25 22 (10.89%) Investment Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.45%) IIS
2 5 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.99%) Node.js
4 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 3 (1.49%) RMDS
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) Force.com
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (46.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (35.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (22.28%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (8.42%) NoSQL
9 14 (6.93%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (4.95%) Big Data
12 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (3.96%) QlikView
13 8 (3.96%) SSDT
14 7 (3.47%) DB2
14 7 (3.47%) MongoDB
15 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database
15 6 (2.97%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.95%) Subversion
4 8 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.97%) NUnit
6 4 (1.98%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.49%) JIRA
7 3 (1.49%) MSTest
7 3 (1.49%) PeopleTools
8 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.99%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.50%) ERwin
9 1 (0.50%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.50%) Moq
9 1 (0.50%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.50%) tSQLt
General
1 69 (34.16%) Finance
2 47 (23.27%) Banking
3 22 (10.89%) Investment Banking
4 19 (9.41%) Front Office
5 16 (7.92%) Marketing
6 6 (2.97%) Back Office
6 6 (2.97%) Legal
6 6 (2.97%) Retail
7 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.99%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (46.53%) .NET
2 33 (16.34%) ASP.NET
3 25 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (11.88%) XML
5 23 (11.39%) .NET Framework
5 23 (11.39%) HTML
6 19 (9.41%) Web Services
7 18 (8.91%) CSS
8 16 (7.92%) jQuery
9 14 (6.93%) WCF
9 14 (6.93%) WPF
10 11 (5.45%) HTML5
10 11 (5.45%) MDX
11 10 (4.95%) WinForms
12 7 (3.47%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.47%) Entity Framework
12 7 (3.47%) REST
12 7 (3.47%) XSLT
13 6 (2.97%) JSON
13 6 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.92%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.96%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.47%) Derivative
4 7 (3.47%) Equities
5 6 (2.97%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.97%) Market Risk
6 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.48%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.98%) Replication
7 4 (1.98%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.49%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.49%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.41%) Windows
2 7 (3.47%) Linux
3 6 (2.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.23%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (25.25%) ETL
4 36 (17.82%) Data Modelling
5 30 (14.85%) MVC
6 25 (12.38%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (9.90%) TDD
7 20 (9.90%) Unit Testing
8 17 (8.42%) Scrum
9 15 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.43%) Web Development
10 12 (5.94%) Analytics
11 11 (5.45%) High Availability
11 11 (5.45%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (5.45%) OO
11 11 (5.45%) OOP
12 10 (4.95%) ETL Development
13 9 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.46%) Migration
13 9 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 126 (62.38%) SQL
2 94 (46.53%) C#
3 60 (29.70%) T-SQL
4 27 (13.37%) JavaScript
5 21 (10.40%) Java
6 18 (8.91%) VBA
7 14 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.96%) C
8 8 (3.96%) C++
8 8 (3.96%) VB
9 7 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.47%) XAML
10 6 (2.97%) Ruby
11 4 (1.98%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.49%) Python
13 2 (0.99%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.99%) SOQL
13 2 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) MCSD
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.50%) GAAP
3 1 (0.50%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Grafana
1 1 (0.50%) Kibana
1 1 (0.50%) logstash
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
1 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.50%) StatsD
1 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.36%) Oracle
3 5 (2.48%) Reuters
4 4 (1.98%) Bloomberg
4 4 (1.98%) DevExpress
4 4 (1.98%) Tableau
4 4 (1.98%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.49%) ION Trading
5 3 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.49%) Telerik
5 3 (1.49%) Teradata
6 2 (0.99%) Cerner
6 2 (0.99%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.50%) Informatica
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
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