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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 103 66 93
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 61 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 2.58% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.72% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 66 25
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
3735 3531 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.51% 94.72% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 1991 1560
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 211 194
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 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 28 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
Manchester -34 25 £330 - 32
Cheshire -10 21 £325 - 13
Merseyside -6 8 £325 +18.18% 4
Lancashire -9 2 £225 -34.54% 5
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 109 (85.16%) SQL
2 91 (71.09%) SQL Server
3 55 (42.97%) T-SQL
4 51 (39.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (30.47%) .NET
7 32 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (23.44%) ETL
9 28 (21.88%) TDD
10 27 (21.09%) C#
10 27 (21.09%) Finance
11 23 (17.97%) MVC
11 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
12 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (14.84%) Oracle
15 18 (14.06%) PL/SQL
15 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
16 17 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (11.72%) CSS
18 15 (11.72%) Migration
18 15 (11.72%) WCF
19 14 (10.94%) jQuery
19 14 (10.94%) Replication
19 14 (10.94%) HTML

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 (1.56%) CMS
1 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Network Security
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (71.09%) SQL Server
2 51 (39.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (10.94%) Oracle Database
8 11 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (7.03%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (3.91%) OLAP
11 5 (3.91%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.56%) MySQL
13 2 (1.56%) Power BI
13 2 (1.56%) QlikView
13 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.91%) Moq
5 3 (2.34%) ERwin
5 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.34%) JIRA
5 3 (2.34%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.34%) YouTrack
6 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.56%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.56%) Subversion
6 2 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.78%) Mockito
7 1 (0.78%) Selenium
7 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (21.09%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.13%) Publishing
4 3 (2.34%) Advertising
4 3 (2.34%) Back Office
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.47%) .NET
2 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (11.72%) CSS
3 15 (11.72%) WCF
4 14 (10.94%) HTML
4 14 (10.94%) jQuery
5 13 (10.16%) Web Services
6 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.47%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.47%) XML
8 6 (4.69%) Entity Framework
9 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (3.13%) NHibernate
10 4 (3.13%) SOAP
11 3 (2.34%) Ajax
11 3 (2.34%) REST
12 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (1.56%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Replication
2 8 (6.25%) NHS
3 4 (3.13%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.34%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.56%) Informatics
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Linux
2 5 (3.91%) Unix
3 2 (1.56%) Solaris
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (23.44%) ETL
3 28 (21.88%) TDD
4 23 (17.97%) MVC
5 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (11.72%) Migration
7 12 (9.38%) Database Tuning
7 12 (9.38%) High Availability
7 12 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.81%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.69%) Web Development
11 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.91%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.13%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.13%) ERP
12 4 (3.13%) ETL Development
12 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (85.16%) SQL
2 55 (42.97%) T-SQL
3 27 (21.09%) C#
4 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.06%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.59%) Java
7 7 (5.47%) PHP
7 7 (5.47%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.13%) Python
9 3 (2.34%) C++
9 3 (2.34%) Scala
9 3 (2.34%) VB
10 2 (1.56%) Ruby
10 2 (1.56%) XAML
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) Delphi
11 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.34%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) MCP
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.13%) Tableau
4 2 (1.56%) Cognos
4 2 (1.56%) IBM
4 2 (1.56%) Informatica
4 2 (1.56%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) Talend
4 2 (1.56%) Telerik
4 2 (1.56%) Vertica
5 1 (0.78%) BEA
5 1 (0.78%) i2
5 1 (0.78%) Motorola
5 1 (0.78%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.78%) Perforce
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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