The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 80 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 26 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.40% 1.22% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.29% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 14
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £33.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.37% -17.18%
SQL Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1718 1245 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.81% 95.11% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 741 579
Average daily rate £375 £326 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 55 89
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Manchester region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Manchester region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Stockport - 4 £300 -
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title.

1 49 (94.23%) SQL
2 40 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 36 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 30 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (51.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (40.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (34.62%) ETL
8 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (21.15%) Finance
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.23%) Migration
12 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
13 7 (13.46%) QA
14 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (9.62%) .NET
15 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
16 4 (7.69%) Clustering
16 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
17 3 (5.77%) Inmon Methodology
17 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (5.77%) Database Mirroring
17 3 (5.77%) ETL Development
17 3 (5.77%) Replication
17 3 (5.77%) OLAP
17 3 (5.77%) MS Excel

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (51.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (40.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.77%) OLAP
9 2 (3.85%) MySQL
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.92%) QlikView
10 1 (1.92%) OLTP
10 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) MDX
3 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ETL
2 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.23%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.77%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (5.77%) ETL Development
7 3 (5.77%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.85%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) SQL
2 36 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle