The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 73 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 56 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 1.48% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.60% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 35
Average daily rate
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£288 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.08 £31.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-52.14% -12.50%
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
2867 2506 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.99% 92.92% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1641 1286 1243
Average daily rate £350 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 181 180
Average hourly rate £18.13 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.67 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Manchester +9 28 £288 +36.90% 7
Cheshire +7 18 £275 -8.33% 5
Lancashire -14 4 £300 +14.28% 1
Merseyside -13 1 £243 +1.57% 1
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 90 (88.24%) SQL
2 80 (78.43%) SQL Server
3 56 (54.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (44.12%) T-SQL
6 33 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (28.43%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (25.49%) .NET
9 26 (25.49%) NHS
10 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (18.63%) C#
13 16 (15.69%) Finance
14 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (11.76%) Data Modelling
15 11 (10.78%) Migration
15 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
16 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.82%) Data Migration
17 9 (8.82%) QlikView
17 9 (8.82%) Data Management
17 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
17 9 (8.82%) Validation
17 9 (8.82%) ETL
18 8 (7.84%) XML
18 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
19 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (1.96%) OpenEdge
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 56 (54.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (28.43%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (8.82%) QlikView
9 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.94%) OLAP
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.96%) Data Mart
11 2 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.98%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.98%) Toad
3 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Back Office
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) XML
3 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.98%) J2SE
5 1 (0.98%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.98%) CSS
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) jQuery
5 1 (0.98%) MDX
5 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) NHS
2 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.98%) AS400
6 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.98%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 11 (10.78%) Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Data Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Data Management
4 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
4 9 (8.82%) Validation
4 9 (8.82%) ETL
5 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.92%) Data Mapping
9 3 (2.94%) Project Management
9 3 (2.94%) CRM
9 3 (2.94%) Data Transformation
9 3 (2.94%) Time Management
10 2 (1.96%) Information Security
10 2 (1.96%) Release Management
10 2 (1.96%) Risk Management
10 2 (1.96%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (88.24%) SQL
2 45 (44.12%) T-SQL
3 19 (18.63%) C#
4 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.96%) VB
5 2 (1.96%) VBA
6 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.98%) MCITP
4 1 (0.98%) MCTS
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle
2 4 (3.92%) Teradata
3 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.98%) Epicor
4 1 (0.98%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.98%) Northgate
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