The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 1 August 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 North West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 99 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 36 24 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.88% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.95% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 43
Average daily rate
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£313 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.39% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.18% +60.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2829 2530 2947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.43% 92.47% 91.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1210 1497
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 196 226
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.10 £41.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
SQL Developer
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SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Cheshire +17 15 £300 -25.00% 8
Manchester 0 15 £325 -1.51% 15
Merseyside - - - - 2
SQL Developer
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SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 60 (93.75%) SQL
2 44 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (64.06%) SQL Server
4 38 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (51.56%) T-SQL
6 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (28.13%) .NET
9 17 (26.56%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (23.44%) ETL
11 13 (20.31%) NHS
11 13 (20.31%) C#
12 10 (15.63%) Oracle
12 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.50%) Migration
15 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (9.38%) Finance
16 6 (9.38%) XML
16 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
17 5 (7.81%) Sybase
17 5 (7.81%) OLAP
17 5 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) JCAPS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 41 (64.06%) SQL Server
3 38 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (26.56%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (7.81%) OLAP
9 5 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (7.81%) QlikView
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.69%) OLTP
10 3 (4.69%) DTS
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.13%) MS Access
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.38%) XML
4 4 (6.25%) WPF
4 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.25%) CSS
5 3 (4.69%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (3.13%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) WCF
6 2 (3.13%) Ajax
6 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.13%) Web Services
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.56%) XSLT
7 1 (1.56%) ODBC
7 1 (1.56%) MDX
7 1 (1.56%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) DTV
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.56%) CentOS
1 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (23.44%) ETL
3 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (12.50%) Migration
5 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.25%) MVVM
7 4 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.13%) Release Management
8 2 (3.13%) Data Management
8 2 (3.13%) Web Development
8 2 (3.13%) Change Management
8 2 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (1.56%) MVC
9 1 (1.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) SQL
2 33 (51.56%) T-SQL
3 13 (20.31%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) HL7
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Sybase
3 2 (3.13%) Sage
3 2 (3.13%) CommVault
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
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