The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 98 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 26 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.67% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 10
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£306 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £236 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £375 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £314
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.04 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.54% -16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2599 2243 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 91.93% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1078
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 68
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.72 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 13 £313 -15.54% 1
Edinburgh -14 7 £358 -4.66% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £265 -
Renfrewshire - - - -
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 59 (85.51%) SQL
2 52 (75.36%) SQL Server
3 44 (63.77%) Oracle
4 36 (52.17%) PL/SQL
5 31 (44.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (39.13%) Data Modelling
7 26 (37.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (36.23%) Banking
8 25 (36.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (31.88%) Finance
10 19 (27.54%) Java
10 19 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (26.09%) Sybase
12 17 (24.64%) Hibernate
12 17 (24.64%) Technical Analysis
12 17 (24.64%) Relational Database
13 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
13 16 (23.19%) VBA
13 16 (23.19%) HTML
14 15 (21.74%) .NET
14 15 (21.74%) Web Services
14 15 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (20.29%) XML
15 14 (20.29%) XSL
15 14 (20.29%) EJB
15 14 (20.29%) CSS
15 14 (20.29%) JSP
15 14 (20.29%) Servlets
15 14 (20.29%) T-SQL

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (75.36%) SQL Server
2 31 (44.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (37.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (36.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (24.64%) Relational Database
6 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
7 9 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
8 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.45%) MS Access
12 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) PVCS
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.90%) Toad
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 25 (36.23%) Banking
2 22 (31.88%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Back Office
4 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) Hibernate
2 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 15 (21.74%) .NET
3 15 (21.74%) Web Services
4 14 (20.29%) XML
4 14 (20.29%) XSL
4 14 (20.29%) DHTML
4 14 (20.29%) EJB
4 14 (20.29%) CSS
4 14 (20.29%) JSP
4 14 (20.29%) Servlets
5 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.35%) Spring
6 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
6 3 (4.35%) Spring Integration
7 2 (2.90%) J2EE
8 1 (1.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) UNIX
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Data Modelling
2 19 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (24.64%) Technical Analysis
4 15 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (18.84%) Wealth Management
6 12 (17.39%) ETL
7 10 (14.49%) Migration
7 10 (14.49%) Web Development
8 9 (13.04%) Process Management
9 8 (11.59%) Workflow
10 4 (5.80%) TDD
10 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.35%) UML
11 3 (4.35%) MVC
11 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
12 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
13 1 (1.45%) Supplier Management
13 1 (1.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (85.51%) SQL
2 36 (52.17%) PL/SQL
3 19 (27.54%) Java
4 16 (23.19%) VBA
5 14 (20.29%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Oracle
2 18 (26.09%) Sybase
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.04%) HP
4 9 (13.04%) Kofax
5 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.90%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Sun
7 1 (1.45%) SAP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 19 days ago