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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
England / North West
Rank 96 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 35 69 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 1.79% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.88% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 54
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £256 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £410 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £46.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +56.75%

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
2439 3662 2972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 94.77% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 2180 1711
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £537 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 172 183
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.80 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +2 19 £338 -3.57% 15
Lancashire +7 6 £360 +6.66% 6
Merseyside -5 3 £350 +7.69% 7
Cheshire +12 2 £350 +7.69% 12
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 119 (96.75%) SQL
2 77 (62.60%) SQL Server
3 56 (45.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (39.84%) .NET
5 45 (36.59%) C#
6 39 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (22.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (21.95%) T-SQL
11 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET
11 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
12 24 (19.51%) ETL
13 20 (16.26%) MVC
13 20 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (16.26%) Oracle
14 19 (15.45%) VB.NET
14 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
15 16 (13.01%) TDD
16 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
16 15 (12.20%) .NET Framework
16 15 (12.20%) Entity Framework
17 14 (11.38%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (11.38%) HTML
17 14 (11.38%) CSS
18 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
18 13 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server

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 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) SAS
3 2 (1.63%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.81%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (62.60%) SQL Server
2 56 (45.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (22.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database
9 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (8.13%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (4.88%) MySQL
12 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.44%) OLAP
13 3 (2.44%) Power BI
13 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.13%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (7.32%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.07%) JIRA
6 2 (1.63%) Moq
6 2 (1.63%) NUnit
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.63%) WiX
7 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.81%) Toad
7 1 (0.81%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (6.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Legal
4 3 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.84%) .NET
2 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (12.20%) .NET Framework
4 15 (12.20%) Entity Framework
5 14 (11.38%) CSS
5 14 (11.38%) HTML
6 12 (9.76%) Web Services
7 11 (8.94%) SOAP
8 10 (8.13%) jQuery
8 10 (8.13%) XML
9 9 (7.32%) NHibernate
9 9 (7.32%) WCF
10 8 (6.50%) Gherkin
11 6 (4.88%) MDX
12 4 (3.25%) RESTful
13 3 (2.44%) JSON
13 3 (2.44%) REST
13 3 (2.44%) WinForms
14 2 (1.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Replication
2 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.25%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.44%) NHS
5 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Linux
2 8 (6.50%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.51%) ETL
4 20 (16.26%) MVC
5 16 (13.01%) TDD
6 14 (11.38%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.94%) Migration
8 11 (8.94%) Scrum
9 10 (8.13%) BDD
9 10 (8.13%) Project Management
10 7 (5.69%) High Availability
11 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.88%) ETL Development
11 6 (4.88%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.07%) Database Tuning
12 5 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.07%) System Testing
12 5 (4.07%) Test Scripting
13 4 (3.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 119 (96.75%) SQL
2 45 (36.59%) C#
3 27 (21.95%) T-SQL
4 19 (15.45%) VB.NET
5 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.20%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.94%) VB
8 9 (7.32%) VB6
9 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.44%) C++
10 3 (2.44%) Java
10 3 (2.44%) PHP
11 1 (0.81%) C
11 1 (0.81%) R
11 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
1 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) MCP
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle
3 8 (6.50%) SAP
4 7 (5.69%) Cognos
5 3 (2.44%) Tableau
6 2 (1.63%) Perforce
7 1 (0.81%) ESRI
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.81%) Nintex
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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