The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 101 108 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.052% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.055% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £338 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SQL Server 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
1569 1808 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.12% 93.92% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1019 851
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 70 67
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Manchester region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) WiX
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Moq
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) NUnit
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) WiX
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Nintex
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago