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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 383 347 329
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -18
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 45 72 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 72
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£425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £93.75 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +615.10%
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
22739 23586 23114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.30% 93.10% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16017 16273 15398
Average daily rate £425 £433 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 404 543
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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 +8 12 £438 -2.77% 8
Docklands, London - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (70.79%) SQL
3 54 (60.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (53.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (49.44%) T-SQL
6 35 (39.33%) Finance
6 35 (39.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (29.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (29.21%) Banking
7 26 (29.21%) C#
8 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
9 24 (26.97%) .NET
9 24 (26.97%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (21.35%) ETL
11 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.61%) Investment Banking
15 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
16 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
17 9 (10.11%) Kimball Methodology
18 8 (8.99%) MDX
18 8 (8.99%) Migration
18 8 (8.99%) MVC
19 7 (7.87%) Web Services
19 7 (7.87%) VBA
19 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (1.12%) IIS
1 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (60.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (53.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (39.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (29.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (26.97%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (7.87%) QlikView
10 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
10 6 (6.74%) OLAP
11 4 (4.49%) Star Schema
12 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.37%) DTS
12 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.25%) Data Mart
13 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) ERwin
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Banking
3 13 (14.61%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Front Office
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) .NET
2 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.99%) MDX
4 7 (7.87%) Web Services
5 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.62%) XML
6 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.37%) HTML
7 3 (3.37%) jQuery
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.25%) WCF
8 2 (2.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.12%) SOAP
9 1 (1.12%) WinForms
9 1 (1.12%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.12%) HTML5
9 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.12%) REST
9 1 (1.12%) CSS3
9 1 (1.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Replication
1 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.49%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.37%) Equities
4 3 (3.37%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) DTV
6 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) ETL
2 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
5 9 (10.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (8.99%) MVC
6 8 (8.99%) Migration
7 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.62%) Fund Management
8 5 (5.62%) Investment Management
9 4 (4.49%) TDD
9 4 (4.49%) Web Development
9 4 (4.49%) Scrum
10 3 (3.37%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.37%) B2B
10 3 (3.37%) Data Management
10 3 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.37%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.37%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 63 (70.79%) SQL
2 44 (49.44%) T-SQL
3 26 (29.21%) C#
4 7 (7.87%) VBA
5 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.37%) C++
6 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.25%) VB
7 2 (2.25%) VC++
8 1 (1.12%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) VB6
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) MCITP
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
1 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Control-M
2 1 (1.12%) WMI
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) Cognos
3 2 (2.25%) Tableau
3 2 (2.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.12%) Citrix
4 1 (1.12%) Informatica
4 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.12%) Lotus
4 1 (1.12%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) Dundas
4 1 (1.12%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
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