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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
England / London
Rank 332 323 347
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 71 93 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 83 63
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -6 12 £425 -5.55% 8
Docklands, London -4 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £438 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (64.38%) SQL
3 75 (51.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (46.58%) .NET
5 62 (42.47%) T-SQL
6 57 (39.04%) Finance
7 54 (36.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (36.30%) C#
9 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
10 43 (29.45%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (25.34%) Banking
13 36 (24.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 36 (24.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (23.29%) ETL
15 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
16 23 (15.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
19 18 (12.33%) Oracle
20 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
21 16 (10.96%) TDD
21 16 (10.96%) SDLC
22 15 (10.27%) SQL Server 2014
22 15 (10.27%) Migration
23 14 (9.59%) WCF
24 12 (8.22%) VBA
24 12 (8.22%) Data Modelling
24 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning

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 5 (3.42%) IIS
2 3 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.05%) CMS
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) MS Office
3 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 75 (51.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (36.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (24.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (24.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (15.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (10.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (4.79%) MS Access
10 6 (4.11%) Data Mart
10 6 (4.11%) Power BI
10 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (3.42%) DTS
11 5 (3.42%) OLAP
11 5 (3.42%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.74%) SSDT
13 3 (2.05%) PowerPivot
13 3 (2.05%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.53%) Subversion
3 8 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.11%) JIRA
5 3 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.68%) NUnit
7 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (39.04%) Finance
2 37 (25.34%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Front Office
4 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.85%) Marketing
5 9 (6.16%) Back Office
6 6 (4.11%) Legal
7 4 (2.74%) Retail
8 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.37%) Games
10 1 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (46.58%) .NET
2 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.59%) WCF
4 11 (7.53%) HTML
5 10 (6.85%) .NET Framework
5 10 (6.85%) AngularJS
5 10 (6.85%) MDX
5 10 (6.85%) XML
6 8 (5.48%) RESTful
7 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.42%) CSS
8 5 (3.42%) HTML5
8 5 (3.42%) jQuery
9 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.74%) Entity Framework
9 4 (2.74%) REST
9 4 (2.74%) Web Services
9 4 (2.74%) WPF
10 3 (2.05%) NancyFx
10 3 (2.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Fixed Income
2 8 (5.48%) Derivative
2 8 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.79%) Equities
4 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.05%) Replication
7 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.37%) Fintech
7 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.37%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) RIA
8 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (29.45%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (23.29%) ETL
3 16 (10.96%) SDLC
3 16 (10.96%) TDD
4 15 (10.27%) Migration
5 12 (8.22%) Data Modelling
5 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.53%) MVC
7 10 (6.85%) Analytics
7 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.16%) Change Management
8 9 (6.16%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.16%) Web Development
9 8 (5.48%) Scrum
10 7 (4.79%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.79%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (4.79%) SOLID
11 6 (4.11%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 94 (64.38%) SQL
2 62 (42.47%) T-SQL
3 53 (36.30%) C#
4 21 (14.38%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.22%) VBA
6 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.79%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.42%) VB
8 5 (3.42%) VB6
9 3 (2.05%) Java
9 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.37%) C
10 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 2 (1.37%) Python
10 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) GAAP
3 1 (0.68%) Basel III
3 1 (0.68%) COREP
3 1 (0.68%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) FINREP
3 1 (0.68%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.68%) Grafana
1 1 (0.68%) Kibana
1 1 (0.68%) logstash
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.68%) StatsD
Vendors
1 48 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.33%) Oracle
3 10 (6.85%) Tableau
4 8 (5.48%) Sybase
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe
6 2 (1.37%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.37%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.37%) Embarcadero
6 2 (1.37%) Teradata
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
7 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
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