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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 372 333 339
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 39 92 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 62 60
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£450 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £266 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.11
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
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +3 9 £450 -5.26% 8
Southwark - 1 £313 -
Chiswick - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Northwood - - - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (72.07%) SQL
3 66 (59.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (46.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (39.64%) T-SQL
7 39 (35.14%) Finance
8 33 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (28.83%) Banking
10 31 (27.93%) C#
11 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
12 29 (26.13%) ETL
13 28 (25.23%) .NET
14 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
15 19 (17.12%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
17 17 (15.32%) Migration
18 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2012
19 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
20 12 (10.81%) VBA
21 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
22 9 (8.11%) Degree
22 9 (8.11%) QlikView
22 9 (8.11%) Data Modelling
22 9 (8.11%) Asset Management
23 8 (7.21%) Fixed Income
24 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
24 7 (6.31%) Data Migration

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.90%) SAS
2 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SunGard GMI
1 3 (2.70%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (59.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (46.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (8.11%) QlikView
9 7 (6.31%) OLAP
10 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
12 4 (3.60%) DTS
12 4 (3.60%) OLTP
13 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (1.80%) MS Access
14 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
4 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Banking
3 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.41%) Marketing
5 4 (3.60%) Retail
5 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.70%) Front Office
7 2 (1.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.23%) .NET
2 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.31%) Web Services
3 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.41%) MDX
5 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.60%) XML
7 3 (2.70%) WPF
7 3 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.80%) HTML
8 2 (1.80%) jQuery
8 2 (1.80%) WCF
8 2 (1.80%) Middleware
8 2 (1.80%) CSS
9 1 (0.90%) SOAP
9 1 (0.90%) WinForms
9 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (0.90%) LINQ
9 1 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Fixed Income
2 6 (5.41%) Replication
3 5 (4.50%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.50%) Equities
4 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.70%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.80%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.80%) DTV
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Derivative
7 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) ETL
2 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (17.12%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (15.32%) Migration
5 9 (8.11%) Data Modelling
5 9 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.31%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.41%) Integration Testing
7 6 (5.41%) TDD
7 6 (5.41%) MVC
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.50%) Fund Management
9 4 (3.60%) Web Development
9 4 (3.60%) Data Management
9 4 (3.60%) Scrum
9 4 (3.60%) B2B
9 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.60%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (72.07%) SQL
2 44 (39.64%) T-SQL
3 31 (27.93%) C#
4 12 (10.81%) VBA
5 6 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.41%) C++
6 5 (4.50%) VC++
7 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.70%) Java
8 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.80%) VBScript
8 2 (1.80%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) Python
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCITP
3 2 (1.80%) MCTS
4 1 (0.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Control-M
2 1 (0.90%) WMI
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.70%) SunGard
5 2 (1.80%) Informatica
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) Cognos
6 1 (0.90%) Siebel
6 1 (0.90%) Sybase
6 1 (0.90%) Sun
6 1 (0.90%) Lotus
6 1 (0.90%) Dundas
6 1 (0.90%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.90%) Splunk
6 1 (0.90%) Tableau
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
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Rate: £451 - £550 per day
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago