The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 356 320 347
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 44 96 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 58 64
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £259 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
SQL Server Developer
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -2 11 £425 -10.52% 6
Southwark - 1 £313 -
Chiswick - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Northwood - - - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 94 (77.69%) SQL
3 67 (55.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (52.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (46.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (41.32%) T-SQL
7 44 (36.36%) Finance
8 38 (31.40%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (30.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 36 (29.75%) C#
11 32 (26.45%) .NET
11 32 (26.45%) Banking
12 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
13 29 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (21.49%) ETL
15 22 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
17 17 (14.05%) Investment Banking
18 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (13.22%) Migration
19 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2005
20 14 (11.57%) VBA
21 11 (9.09%) Fixed Income
21 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET
22 10 (8.26%) Data Migration
23 9 (7.44%) QlikView
23 9 (7.44%) .NET Framework
23 9 (7.44%) Degree
23 9 (7.44%) VB.NET
23 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.65%) SAS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.48%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) SAN
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (55.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (52.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (46.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (31.40%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (30.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (7.44%) QlikView
10 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.96%) OLTP
11 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
11 6 (4.96%) OLAP
12 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (3.31%) Data Mart
14 3 (2.48%) Data Mining
14 3 (2.48%) DTS
15 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (1.65%) MS Access
15 2 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (36.36%) Finance
2 32 (26.45%) Banking
3 17 (14.05%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Marketing
4 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.13%) Front Office
5 4 (3.31%) Retail
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
6 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) German Language
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) .NET
2 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (6.61%) Web Services
5 5 (4.13%) MDX
6 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (2.48%) jQuery
7 3 (2.48%) WPF
7 3 (2.48%) XML
8 2 (1.65%) CSS
8 2 (1.65%) HTML
8 2 (1.65%) Middleware
8 2 (1.65%) WCF
9 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.83%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.83%) REST
9 1 (0.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 7 (5.79%) Equities
3 5 (4.13%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.31%) Replication
4 4 (3.31%) Clustering
4 4 (3.31%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.48%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.48%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.65%) DTV
6 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.65%) NHS
6 2 (1.65%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.83%) Derivative
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (21.49%) ETL
3 22 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (13.22%) Migration
5 10 (8.26%) Data Migration
6 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.44%) Asset Management
7 8 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.79%) Integration Testing
9 6 (4.96%) TDD
9 6 (4.96%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.13%) Fund Management
10 5 (4.13%) Investment Management
10 5 (4.13%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.13%) MVC
10 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.13%) Data Management
11 4 (3.31%) Workflow
11 4 (3.31%) B2B
11 4 (3.31%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 94 (77.69%) SQL
2 50 (41.32%) T-SQL
3 36 (29.75%) C#
4 14 (11.57%) VBA
5 9 (7.44%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.61%) C++
7 6 (4.96%) VC++
8 3 (2.48%) Java
8 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.65%) VBScript
9 2 (1.65%) VB
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.31%) MCTS
2 4 (3.31%) MCITP
3 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.48%) SunGard
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
5 2 (1.65%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.65%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) Splunk
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.83%) Sun
6 1 (0.83%) Lotus
6 1 (0.83%) Reuters
6 1 (0.83%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.83%) Sybase
6 1 (0.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) Siebel
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago