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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 65 95 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 95 77 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.68% 1.74% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 1.83% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 57 51
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £256 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £465 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £42.02 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £42.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-39.90% +12.05%
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
3341 4208 2966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.30% 95.16% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2119 2570 1691
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 209 196
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +4 40 £330 +1.53% 25
Cheshire +16 34 £313 -16.66% 11
Merseyside +17 14 £300 -14.28% 2
Lancashire +14 5 £344 -22.14% 4
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 152 (89.41%) SQL
2 99 (58.24%) SQL Server
3 66 (38.82%) .NET
4 50 (29.41%) C#
5 49 (28.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (22.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (21.76%) Oracle
9 35 (20.59%) PL/SQL
10 34 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 33 (19.41%) Oracle Database
12 31 (18.24%) ETL
13 30 (17.65%) TDD
14 28 (16.47%) Oracle Database 11g
15 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
16 26 (15.29%) MVC
17 25 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET
19 21 (12.35%) VB.NET
19 21 (12.35%) Microsoft
20 18 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (10.59%) Migration
20 18 (10.59%) Oracle Forms
20 18 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
21 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
22 16 (9.41%) ERP
22 16 (9.41%) Web Services
22 16 (9.41%) Finance
23 15 (8.82%) .NET Framework

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 3 (1.76%) SAS
1 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.59%) CMS
2 1 (0.59%) GeoServer
2 1 (0.59%) IIS
2 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Network Security
2 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 49 (28.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (22.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (19.41%) Oracle Database
5 28 (16.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (5.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (4.71%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
13 5 (2.94%) Power BI
13 5 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
14 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (1.76%) MongoDB
15 3 (1.76%) OLAP
15 3 (1.76%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 10 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.76%) JIRA
4 3 (1.76%) Toad
5 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.18%) Moq
5 2 (1.18%) NUnit
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.18%) WiX
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 16 (9.41%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Retail
3 7 (4.12%) Banking
4 6 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.76%) Advertising
5 3 (1.76%) Publishing
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Local Government
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.82%) .NET
2 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.41%) Web Services
4 15 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 15 (8.82%) CSS
4 15 (8.82%) Entity Framework
4 15 (8.82%) HTML
4 15 (8.82%) SOAP
4 15 (8.82%) WCF
5 13 (7.65%) jQuery
6 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.88%) Gherkin
7 10 (5.88%) NHibernate
7 10 (5.88%) RESTful
7 10 (5.88%) XML
8 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.76%) WinForms
10 2 (1.18%) Akka
10 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.29%) NHS
2 7 (4.12%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.53%) Replication
4 5 (2.94%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.82%) Linux
2 5 (2.94%) Windows
3 4 (2.35%) Unix
4 2 (1.18%) Solaris
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.24%) ETL
4 30 (17.65%) TDD
5 26 (15.29%) MVC
6 18 (10.59%) Migration
7 16 (9.41%) ERP
8 14 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (8.24%) Scrum
9 11 (6.47%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.47%) Project Management
10 10 (5.88%) ETL Development
10 10 (5.88%) Web Development
11 8 (4.71%) BDD
11 8 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.71%) System Testing
12 7 (4.12%) CRM
12 7 (4.12%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.53%) High Availability
13 6 (3.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 152 (89.41%) SQL
2 50 (29.41%) C#
3 35 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 34 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
6 21 (12.35%) VB.NET
7 14 (8.24%) Java
8 11 (6.47%) PHP
9 9 (5.29%) VB
10 7 (4.12%) VB6
11 2 (1.18%) C
11 2 (1.18%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.59%) Python
12 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 37 (21.76%) Oracle
2 21 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.88%) Cognos
3 10 (5.88%) SAP
4 4 (2.35%) Tableau
5 2 (1.18%) Talend
5 2 (1.18%) Teradata
5 2 (1.18%) Vertica
6 1 (0.59%) Actuate
6 1 (0.59%) ESRI
6 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.59%) Perforce
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