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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 126 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 25 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 2.48% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 2.60% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 14
Average daily rate £350 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +2.85%
SQL Developer
UK

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
2783 2848 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.23% 95.54% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1531 1312
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 100 72
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -17 15 £375 - 6
Glasgow -20 6 £318 -2.30% 6
West Lothian - 4 £350 - 1
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (34.62%) C#
4 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.77%) Oracle
6 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (26.92%) Java
7 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
8 12 (23.08%) Finance
8 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (21.15%) .NET
10 10 (19.23%) Unix
10 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (17.31%) ETL
11 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
12 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (13.46%) Migration
14 6 (11.54%) Asset Management
14 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
14 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
15 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (9.62%) REST
15 5 (9.62%) SDLC
15 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
15 5 (9.62%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (9.62%) Scrum
15 5 (9.62%) SOA

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.92%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.85%) MS Access
10 2 (3.85%) MySQL
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.92%) DB2
11 1 (1.92%) OLAP
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
3 5 (9.62%) REST
4 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.85%) SOAP
5 2 (3.85%) Spring
5 2 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) Drools
6 1 (1.92%) Express
6 1 (1.92%) JPA
6 1 (1.92%) jQuery
6 1 (1.92%) JSF
6 1 (1.92%) Meteor
6 1 (1.92%) React
6 1 (1.92%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Derivative
2 2 (3.85%) Equities
2 2 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (3.85%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (17.31%) ETL
3 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.62%) MVC
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) SDLC
5 5 (9.62%) SOA
6 4 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) C#
3 14 (26.92%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
4 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.77%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) VB6
6 2 (3.85%) VBA
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.92%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
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