The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.13% 0.85% 6.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.88% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £55.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.98% +55.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 113 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.17% 95.76% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 50 53
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northern Ireland region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
County Antrim -15 5 £413 +3.12% 1
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Northern Ireland region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) OOD
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle