The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
England / North West
Rank 104 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 35 67 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 1.77% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.87% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 61
Median daily rate £325 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £211 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £411 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £55.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.98% +55.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2488 3584 3228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.78% 94.89% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 2127 1747
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 194 203
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Manchester +4 17 £320 +6.66% 25
Lancashire +7 5 £375 +38.88% 5
Merseyside -3 4 £350 +7.69% 3
Cheshire +5 2 £285 -10.93% 16
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 North West region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 97 (97.98%) SQL
2 53 (53.54%) SQL Server
3 44 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (38.38%) .NET
5 37 (37.37%) C#
6 33 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.19%) T-SQL
10 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
11 16 (16.16%) VB.NET
11 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (15.15%) Oracle
12 15 (15.15%) MVC
13 14 (14.14%) ETL
13 14 (14.14%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (14.14%) Entity Framework
13 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
14 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
15 12 (12.12%) Migration
16 11 (11.11%) HTML
16 11 (11.11%) CSS
17 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
17 10 (10.10%) Web Services
17 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
17 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
2 2 (2.02%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.01%) SAS
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) HTTP
1 1 (1.01%) Intranet
1 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (53.54%) SQL Server
2 44 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (16.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (14.14%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
8 7 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.04%) MySQL
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
11 3 (3.03%) OLAP
11 3 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (2.02%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.07%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.07%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.04%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.01%) Moq
5 1 (1.01%) NUnit
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.01%) WiX
5 1 (1.01%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (8.08%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Legal
2 3 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Automotive
4 1 (1.01%) Billing
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.38%) .NET
2 19 (19.19%) ASP.NET
3 14 (14.14%) .NET Framework
3 14 (14.14%) Entity Framework
4 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (11.11%) CSS
5 11 (11.11%) HTML
6 10 (10.10%) Web Services
7 9 (9.09%) XML
8 8 (8.08%) jQuery
9 7 (7.07%) NHibernate
9 7 (7.07%) SOAP
9 7 (7.07%) WCF
10 6 (6.06%) Gherkin
11 5 (5.05%) MDX
12 3 (3.03%) RESTful
13 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.02%) JSON
13 2 (2.02%) Node.js
13 2 (2.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) NHS
2 3 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Linux
2 5 (5.05%) Windows
3 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.15%) MVC
4 14 (14.14%) ETL
5 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 12 (12.12%) Migration
6 10 (10.10%) TDD
7 9 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.08%) BDD
8 8 (8.08%) Project Management
9 7 (7.07%) Scrum
10 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.04%) ERP
11 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.04%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.03%) Data Extraction
12 3 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.03%) UML
12 3 (3.03%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 97 (97.98%) SQL
2 37 (37.37%) C#
3 19 (19.19%) T-SQL
4 16 (16.16%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.07%) VB
6 7 (7.07%) VB6
7 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.04%) Java
9 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 2 (2.02%) R
10 1 (1.01%) C++
10 1 (1.01%) Delphi
10 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
1 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) MCP
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Tableau
4 2 (2.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) Nintex
5 1 (1.01%) Perforce
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago