The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 142 157 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -32
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 15 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.095% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.10% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 10
Median daily rate £338 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £385 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SQL Server 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
3009 3936 3091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.50% 93.94% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1974 2361 1816
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 £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 192 177
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server 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 Server Developer across the North West region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 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 Server Developer across the North West region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Cheshire +17 4 £300 -7.69% 4
Manchester +6 4 £338 - 5
Lancashire - 4 £360 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £363 - 1
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) C#
5 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) ETL
8 7 (25.93%) Migration
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
10 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 3 (11.11%) WCF
11 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework

SQL Server 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
7 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.70%) OLAP
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Moq
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) WiX
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 3 (11.11%) WCF
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.93%) ETL
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Database Security
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Actuate
3 1 (3.70%) Nintex
3 1 (3.70%) Teradata
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