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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 97 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 40 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 1.42% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.55% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 49
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £180 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
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
2909 2717 3100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.48% 91.85% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1347 1558
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 212
Average hourly rate £16.80 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 £288 -17.85% 6
Manchester -20 15 £300 - 8
Lancashire -16 8 £425 +132.87% 1
Merseyside -1 2 £375 +7.14% 2
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 62 (92.54%) SQL
2 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
3 45 (67.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (67.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (52.24%) T-SQL
5 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (23.88%) .NET
9 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
10 14 (20.90%) ETL
11 13 (19.40%) C#
12 11 (16.42%) NHS
12 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (13.43%) Migration
13 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
13 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (11.94%) OLAP
15 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
16 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
16 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
16 6 (8.96%) XML
16 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (7.46%) Crystal Reports

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (1.49%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
2 45 (67.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 45 (67.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (28.36%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (11.94%) OLAP
8 5 (7.46%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (4.48%) OLTP
10 3 (4.48%) QlikView
10 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.99%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Toad
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.96%) XML
3 4 (5.97%) WPF
3 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
3 4 (5.97%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (2.99%) jQuery
4 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) XSLT
5 1 (1.49%) ODBC
5 1 (1.49%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.49%) MDX
5 1 (1.49%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.49%) CSS3
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) NHS
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
4 1 (1.49%) Open Source
4 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) CentOS
1 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.90%) ETL
3 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (13.43%) Migration
4 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.97%) MVVM
7 4 (5.97%) TDD
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 3 (4.48%) Time Management
9 2 (2.99%) Release Management
9 2 (2.99%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development
9 2 (2.99%) Information Security
9 2 (2.99%) Change Management
9 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (92.54%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) T-SQL
3 13 (19.40%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) VB
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Sybase
3 2 (2.99%) Sage
4 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) Northgate
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