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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 97 64 97
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +33
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 72 104 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 2.66% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.82% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 68 27
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
SQL Developer
England

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
3805 3690 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 94.35% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2298 1965 1583
Median daily rate £400 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 224 207
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.23 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire -16 28 £325 - 10
Manchester -28 23 £310 -4.61% 20
Merseyside +2 7 £325 +18.18% 2
Lancashire -3 7 £250 -34.59% 8
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 115 (85.82%) SQL
2 96 (71.64%) SQL Server
3 55 (41.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (40.30%) T-SQL
5 46 (34.33%) .NET
6 41 (30.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (24.63%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (23.88%) ETL
9 29 (21.64%) TDD
10 28 (20.90%) Finance
10 28 (20.90%) C#
11 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (17.91%) MVC
13 23 (17.16%) Microsoft
14 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET
14 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
16 20 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (12.69%) PL/SQL
19 16 (11.94%) CSS
19 16 (11.94%) Visual Studio
20 15 (11.19%) Oracle
20 15 (11.19%) HTML
20 15 (11.19%) Replication
21 14 (10.45%) Migration
21 14 (10.45%) jQuery

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 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) CMS
2 1 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.75%) IIS
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) DNS
1 3 (2.24%) Network Security
2 2 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (71.64%) SQL Server
2 55 (41.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (30.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (7.46%) Oracle Database
6 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.73%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (3.73%) OLAP
10 5 (3.73%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (2.24%) MySQL
11 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.24%) QlikView
12 2 (1.49%) Big Data
12 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.73%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.73%) Moq
4 5 (3.73%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.73%) YouTrack
5 3 (2.24%) ERwin
5 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.49%) Subversion
6 2 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.75%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.75%) tSQLt
7 1 (0.75%) WiX
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Banking
3 4 (2.99%) Advertising
4 3 (2.24%) Back Office
4 3 (2.24%) Publishing
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.33%) .NET
2 22 (16.42%) ASP.NET
3 16 (11.94%) CSS
4 15 (11.19%) HTML
5 14 (10.45%) jQuery
5 14 (10.45%) WCF
6 12 (8.96%) Web Services
7 8 (5.97%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.48%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.73%) XML
10 4 (2.99%) NHibernate
11 3 (2.24%) REST
11 3 (2.24%) SOAP
12 2 (1.49%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (1.49%) Servlets
12 2 (1.49%) WinForms
12 2 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Replication
2 11 (8.21%) NHS
3 3 (2.24%) Clustering
3 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.24%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.24%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) Linux
1 5 (3.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.24%) Unix
2 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.75%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (23.88%) ETL
3 29 (21.64%) TDD
4 24 (17.91%) MVC
5 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (10.45%) High Availability
7 14 (10.45%) Migration
8 12 (8.96%) Database Tuning
9 11 (8.21%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.46%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.73%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.73%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.73%) Web Development
14 4 (2.99%) CRM
14 4 (2.99%) ERP
14 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (85.82%) SQL
2 54 (40.30%) T-SQL
3 28 (20.90%) C#
4 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.69%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.46%) Java
7 8 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.73%) PHP
9 4 (2.99%) Python
10 3 (2.24%) C++
10 3 (2.24%) Scala
10 3 (2.24%) VB
11 2 (1.49%) Ruby
11 2 (1.49%) XAML
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) Delphi
12 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.75%) VB6
12 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) Degree
3 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 23 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.19%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) Tableau
4 3 (2.24%) SAP
5 2 (1.49%) Cognos
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
5 2 (1.49%) Informatica
5 2 (1.49%) Talend
5 2 (1.49%) Telerik
5 2 (1.49%) Vertica
6 1 (0.75%) BEA
6 1 (0.75%) i2
6 1 (0.75%) Motorola
6 1 (0.75%) Perforce
6 1 (0.75%) RedGate
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
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