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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 98 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 60 75 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.58% 2.29% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.43% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 42
Average daily rate £325 £300 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £373 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.81 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.02% -7.69%
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
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -25 26 £325 +10.63% 31
Cheshire -16 19 £323 +7.50% 10
Lancashire +3 7 £270 -6.08% 8
Merseyside +3 5 £325 -20.73% 6
Cumbria - 1 £350 - 2
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (97.71%) SQL
2 89 (67.94%) SQL Server
3 68 (51.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (43.51%) T-SQL
5 50 (38.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (30.53%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (27.48%) ETL
9 34 (25.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (25.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (25.19%) .NET
11 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
12 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (17.56%) Finance
13 23 (17.56%) C#
13 23 (17.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
14 21 (16.03%) ASP.NET
15 19 (14.50%) CSS
16 16 (12.21%) Visual Studio
16 16 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (12.21%) jQuery
17 15 (11.45%) HTML
17 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
17 15 (11.45%) TDD
17 15 (11.45%) MVC
17 15 (11.45%) NHS
18 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (9.92%) Data Modelling
20 12 (9.16%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (67.94%) SQL Server
2 68 (51.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (38.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (25.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (25.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (17.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.82%) OLAP
11 5 (3.82%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.29%) MS Access
13 3 (2.29%) MySQL
13 3 (2.29%) OLTP
13 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
14 2 (1.53%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (12.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (12.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.82%) YouTrack
5 4 (3.05%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.05%) Moq
6 3 (2.29%) Subversion
7 2 (1.53%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.76%) ERwin
8 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.76%) Maven
8 1 (0.76%) MSI
8 1 (0.76%) tSQLt
8 1 (0.76%) WiX
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Advertising
2 4 (3.05%) Banking
2 4 (3.05%) Retail
3 3 (2.29%) Legal
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.19%) .NET
2 21 (16.03%) ASP.NET
3 19 (14.50%) CSS
4 16 (12.21%) jQuery
5 15 (11.45%) HTML
6 7 (5.34%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.58%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.05%) Django
8 4 (3.05%) MDX
8 4 (3.05%) Qt
8 4 (3.05%) Web Services
8 4 (3.05%) XML
9 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.29%) HTML5
9 3 (2.29%) NHibernate
9 3 (2.29%) REST
9 3 (2.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) NHS
2 10 (7.63%) Replication
3 3 (2.29%) Clustering
3 3 (2.29%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.53%) Informatics
4 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Statistics
5 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.87%) Linux
2 8 (6.11%) Unix
3 4 (3.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (27.48%) ETL
3 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.45%) MVC
4 15 (11.45%) TDD
5 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (9.92%) Data Modelling
7 10 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.63%) Migration
8 9 (6.87%) Database Tuning
8 9 (6.87%) High Availability
9 7 (5.34%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (4.58%) Data Management
10 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.82%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.05%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.05%) Scrum
12 4 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.29%) CRM
13 3 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 128 (97.71%) SQL
2 57 (43.51%) T-SQL
3 23 (17.56%) C#
4 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.16%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.34%) Python
7 6 (4.58%) Java
8 5 (3.82%) C++
8 5 (3.82%) VB
8 5 (3.82%) VBA
9 3 (2.29%) Scala
9 3 (2.29%) VB6
10 2 (1.53%) PHP
10 2 (1.53%) Ruby
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.53%) XAML
11 1 (0.76%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) MCITP
4 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) HL7
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) Cognos
4 3 (2.29%) Tableau
5 2 (1.53%) SAP
5 2 (1.53%) Telerik
5 2 (1.53%) Teradata
6 1 (0.76%) BEA
6 1 (0.76%) Informatica
6 1 (0.76%) Motorola
6 1 (0.76%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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