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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 90 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 60 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.61% 0.88% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £270 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £350 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +1.44%
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
3475 2942 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.16% 92.46% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 1591 1059
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 193 179
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.61 £42.50 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 May 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 May 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 +6 26 £325 +22.64% 14
Cheshire +4 14 £325 -7.14% 6
Lancashire +19 11 £338 +25.58% 3
Merseyside -6 8 £275 +3.77%
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 111 (90.98%) SQL
2 95 (77.87%) SQL Server
3 79 (64.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (46.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (43.44%) T-SQL
6 44 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (34.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (29.51%) ETL
9 30 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (21.31%) Microsoft
10 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (20.49%) .NET
12 22 (18.03%) Migration
13 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (15.57%) C#
15 15 (12.30%) Validation
16 14 (11.48%) Data Migration
16 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
17 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
18 12 (9.84%) Finance
18 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (9.02%) Data Transformation
19 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
19 11 (9.02%) QlikView
19 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (9.02%) Data Management
20 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
20 10 (8.20%) NHS
21 9 (7.38%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (4.10%) IIS
1 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (77.87%) SQL Server
2 79 (64.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (46.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (34.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (9.02%) QlikView
9 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (3.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (2.46%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.46%) MS Access
11 3 (2.46%) OLAP
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.64%) DTS
13 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (9.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Marketing
4 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) .NET
2 6 (4.92%) XML
3 4 (3.28%) Web Services
4 2 (1.64%) HTML
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) Spring
5 1 (0.82%) MDX
5 1 (0.82%) CSS
5 1 (0.82%) JSP
5 1 (0.82%) ODBC
5 1 (0.82%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) NHS
3 8 (6.56%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) DTV
5 2 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (29.51%) ETL
3 22 (18.03%) Migration
4 15 (12.30%) Validation
5 14 (11.48%) Data Migration
6 11 (9.02%) Data Transformation
6 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
6 11 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.02%) Data Management
7 10 (8.20%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.74%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (4.92%) CRM
9 6 (4.92%) SDLC
10 4 (3.28%) Project Management
10 4 (3.28%) Web Development
10 4 (3.28%) Data Mapping
11 3 (2.46%) Analytics
12 2 (1.64%) E-Commerce
12 2 (1.64%) Pair Programming
12 2 (1.64%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (90.98%) SQL
2 53 (43.44%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.57%) C#
4 6 (4.92%) VB
5 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.10%) VBA
6 4 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 26 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle
3 4 (3.28%) Cognos
4 3 (2.46%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.82%) Google
6 1 (0.82%) Informatica
6 1 (0.82%) Lotus
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