The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 40 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.35% 0.82% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.88% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.81 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.02% -7.69%
SQL Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 341 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.96% 93.17% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 212 94
Average daily rate £400 £430 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.83 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.10 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
5 2 (33.33%) Power BI
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) BCP
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) VMware