The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 16 April 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 Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 21 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.91% 1.42% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.59% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 189 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 88.52% 89.57% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 84 96
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) Data Conversion
3 4 (44.44%) Data Extraction
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) NHS
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) DTS
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) VBA

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) DTS
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Conversion
1 4 (44.44%) Data Extraction
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft