The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Developer
Rank 369 328 286
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -42
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 29 65 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 48 50
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£450 £425 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £27.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+75.92% +39.24%
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 8 £450 +5.88% 4
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
South Croydon - - - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (68.00%) SQL
3 50 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (53.33%) T-SQL
6 29 (38.67%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (37.33%) C#
7 28 (37.33%) Finance
8 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (29.33%) .NET
11 20 (26.67%) ETL
11 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 16 (21.33%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (21.33%) Banking
12 16 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.00%) Hedge funds
15 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (12.00%) MDX
15 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
16 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
16 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
17 7 (9.33%) OLAP
17 7 (9.33%) Kimball Methodology
18 6 (8.00%) Windows
18 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (32.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (21.33%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (9.33%) OLAP
10 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (5.33%) Star Schema
11 4 (5.33%) Data Mart
12 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
12 3 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (4.00%) QlikView
13 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
13 2 (2.67%) SSDT
13 2 (2.67%) DTS
13 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
14 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) ERwin
3 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.00%) Front Office
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) .NET
2 9 (12.00%) MDX
3 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.67%) jQuery
6 2 (2.67%) REST
6 2 (2.67%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) SOAP
7 1 (1.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.33%) WCF
7 1 (1.33%) WPF
7 1 (1.33%) WF
7 1 (1.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.33%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Hedge funds
3 6 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.33%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.33%) Replication
5 3 (4.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.67%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.67%) NHS
7 1 (1.33%) Derivative
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) DTV
7 1 (1.33%) AS400
7 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (26.67%) ETL
3 16 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (8.00%) MVC
7 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.33%) Scrum
9 3 (4.00%) Migration
9 3 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.67%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.67%) Database Tuning
10 2 (2.67%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.67%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.67%) OO
10 2 (2.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) SQL
2 40 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 28 (37.33%) C#
4 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.33%) VBA
5 2 (2.67%) R
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.67%) Python
5 2 (2.67%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VB6
6 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.67%) MCITP
3 4 (5.33%) MCTS
4 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
1 1 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.33%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) WMI
1 1 (1.33%) Control-M
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Tableau
2 2 (2.67%) Cognos
3 1 (1.33%) VMware
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.33%) Sun
3 1 (1.33%) Citrix
3 1 (1.33%) Dundas
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