The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Developer
Rank 121 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.037% 0.043% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.046% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £338 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £343
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2503 2153 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.05% 93.20% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 104
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
SQL Database Developer
UK

SQL Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Database Developer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Database 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 Database Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Database 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 Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase