The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 34 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 2.41% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 2.54% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +34.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £46.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +56.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 315 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.35% 94.88% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 181 126
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.04 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 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
Liverpool -2 3 £350 +7.69% 3
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, SQL 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 Merseyside region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) VB6
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) VB
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (14.29%) Data Management

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (7.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.14%) DTS
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.14%) OLTP
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Records Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) VB6
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata