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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 306 329 273
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -56
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 100 82 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.41% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 72 99
Average daily rate £463 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
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
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
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 £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
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 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 14 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 +46 11 £475 +5.55% 10
Docklands, London +9 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £480 -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 210 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 105 (50.00%) SQL
3 101 (48.10%) C#
4 98 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 96 (45.71%) .NET
6 78 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 71 (33.81%) Finance
8 66 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (29.05%) T-SQL
10 60 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 59 (28.10%) Data Warehouse
11 59 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (27.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
14 52 (24.76%) ETL
15 47 (22.38%) Banking
16 43 (20.48%) MS Excel
17 38 (18.10%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (14.29%) ASP.NET
19 29 (13.81%) Oracle
20 27 (12.86%) Data Modelling
21 25 (11.90%) VBA
22 24 (11.43%) Investment Banking
23 23 (10.95%) MVC
24 22 (10.48%) JavaScript
25 21 (10.00%) QA
25 21 (10.00%) XML
26 20 (9.52%) Front Office
26 20 (9.52%) WCF
27 19 (9.05%) HTML

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (7.62%) IIS
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.43%) CMS
3 3 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.95%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Project
2 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.95%) RMDS
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.43%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (28.10%) Data Warehouse
6 57 (27.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (18.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (8.57%) Big Data
9 15 (7.14%) Relational Database
10 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database
12 10 (4.76%) NoSQL
12 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (3.81%) Star Schema
15 7 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.81%) Subversion
4 5 (2.38%) NUnit
5 3 (1.43%) ERwin
5 3 (1.43%) FitNesse
5 3 (1.43%) MSTest
5 3 (1.43%) PeopleTools
6 2 (0.95%) JIRA
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.95%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
7 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.48%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.48%) tSQLt
General
1 71 (33.81%) Finance
2 47 (22.38%) Banking
3 24 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 20 (9.52%) Front Office
5 11 (5.24%) Back Office
6 6 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.38%) Games
7 5 (2.38%) Interactive Media
7 5 (2.38%) Marketing
7 5 (2.38%) Retail
8 2 (0.95%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.95%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (45.71%) .NET
2 30 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 21 (10.00%) XML
4 20 (9.52%) WCF
5 19 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (9.05%) HTML
5 19 (9.05%) Web Services
6 18 (8.57%) WinForms
7 17 (8.10%) .NET Framework
8 14 (6.67%) MDX
9 12 (5.71%) CSS
10 11 (5.24%) JSON
11 10 (4.76%) WPF
12 9 (4.29%) jQuery
12 9 (4.29%) SOAP
13 8 (3.81%) REST
14 6 (2.86%) HTML5
15 5 (2.38%) AppFabric
15 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 5 (2.38%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.62%) Fixed Income
3 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.33%) Equities
3 7 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 6 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.38%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.38%) Derivative
5 5 (2.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.43%) Clustering
7 3 (1.43%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.95%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.95%) FMCG
8 2 (0.95%) Statistics
9 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.62%) Windows
2 6 (2.86%) Linux
2 6 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (24.76%) ETL
4 27 (12.86%) Data Modelling
5 23 (10.95%) MVC
6 19 (9.05%) Kimball Methodology
6 19 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (8.57%) TDD
8 16 (7.62%) OO
8 16 (7.62%) SDLC
9 15 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.14%) Web Development
10 13 (6.19%) Scrum
11 11 (5.24%) Analytics
11 11 (5.24%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.24%) ETL Development
12 10 (4.76%) Change Management
12 10 (4.76%) OOP
13 8 (3.81%) RAD
13 8 (3.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.00%) SQL
2 101 (48.10%) C#
3 61 (29.05%) T-SQL
4 25 (11.90%) VBA
5 22 (10.48%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.19%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.76%) VB
8 8 (3.81%) Java
9 5 (2.38%) XAML
10 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.95%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.95%) C++
11 2 (0.95%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.95%) R
11 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.95%) SOQL
12 1 (0.48%) C
12 1 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) Basel III
3 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
3 1 (0.48%) MiFID
3 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) HDFS
Vendors
1 55 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.81%) Oracle
3 6 (2.86%) Tableau
4 5 (2.38%) SAP
5 4 (1.90%) Cognos
6 3 (1.43%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.43%) Informatica
6 3 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.43%) Telerik
6 3 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.95%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.95%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.95%) Perforce
7 2 (0.95%) Reuters
7 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Actian
8 1 (0.48%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.48%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.48%) Vertica
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