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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 376 324 359
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +35
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 75 118 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.53% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 97 62
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £346 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £555 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £343
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.26 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +84.34%
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
21848 22430 23088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.69% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15549 15723 15679
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 £270
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 257 332 445
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -4 8 £375 -18.91% 5
Canary Wharf +3 1 £475 -5.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 156 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 100 (64.10%) SQL
3 77 (49.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (35.26%) .NET
5 54 (34.62%) ETL
5 54 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 52 (33.33%) C#
7 48 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (29.49%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (26.28%) Finance
10 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 36 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 30 (19.23%) Banking
14 27 (17.31%) ASP.NET
15 26 (16.67%) MVC
16 23 (14.74%) Oracle
16 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
17 22 (14.10%) Data Modelling
17 22 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (12.82%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.82%) HTML
19 19 (12.18%) Windows
19 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (11.54%) Unit Testing
21 17 (10.90%) TDD
21 17 (10.90%) jQuery
22 16 (10.26%) Scrum

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 4 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
2 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) RMDS
2 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) IaaS
2 4 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (49.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (29.49%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
10 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
10 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.85%) Big Data
11 6 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (3.85%) QlikView
12 5 (3.21%) OLAP
12 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.21%) SSDT
13 4 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.21%) Subversion
5 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.56%) NUnit
6 3 (1.92%) JIRA
6 3 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (26.28%) Finance
2 30 (19.23%) Banking
3 15 (9.62%) Investment Banking
3 15 (9.62%) Marketing
4 7 (4.49%) Legal
5 5 (3.21%) Front Office
6 3 (1.92%) Law
7 2 (1.28%) Advertising
7 2 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Local Government
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.26%) .NET
2 27 (17.31%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.82%) HTML
4 19 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (10.90%) jQuery
6 16 (10.26%) HTML5
7 15 (9.62%) .NET Framework
7 15 (9.62%) XML
8 13 (8.33%) MDX
9 12 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.69%) CSS
10 11 (7.05%) Web Services
11 8 (5.13%) REST
11 8 (5.13%) WCF
12 7 (4.49%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.85%) WPF
14 5 (3.21%) Ajax
14 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (3.21%) RESTful
14 5 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.56%) User Experience
4 3 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.28%) Clustering
5 2 (1.28%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.28%) Derivative
5 2 (1.28%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.28%) NHS
5 2 (1.28%) Replication
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.18%) Windows
2 3 (1.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.28%) Unix
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.62%) ETL
2 48 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.67%) MVC
5 22 (14.10%) Data Modelling
6 18 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 17 (10.90%) TDD
8 16 (10.26%) Scrum
9 14 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.41%) Analytics
12 8 (5.13%) ETL Development
13 7 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (4.49%) Migration
13 7 (4.49%) OO
14 6 (3.85%) Data Management
14 6 (3.85%) Database Security
14 6 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (3.85%) Web Development
15 5 (3.21%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 100 (64.10%) SQL
2 52 (33.33%) C#
2 52 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 23 (14.74%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.97%) Java
5 12 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.41%) C++
7 9 (5.77%) C
8 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.85%) Ruby
10 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.56%) Python
11 3 (1.92%) VBA
12 2 (1.28%) Perl
12 2 (1.28%) VB
13 1 (0.64%) Go
13 1 (0.64%) PHP
13 1 (0.64%) R
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
13 1 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.56%) GAAP
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 4 (2.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.28%) Grafana
3 2 (1.28%) Kibana
3 2 (1.28%) logstash
3 2 (1.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.74%) Oracle
3 7 (4.49%) Tableau
4 5 (3.21%) Reuters
5 4 (2.56%) Cognos
5 4 (2.56%) ION Trading
5 4 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.92%) Teradata
7 2 (1.28%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.28%) Cerner
7 2 (1.28%) Informatica
7 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.64%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.64%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.64%) iManage
8 1 (0.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.64%) Sybase
8 1 (0.64%) Talend