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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 75 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 61 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 0.80% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.87% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £311
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £33.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-33.58% -22.05%
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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
2971 2542 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.90% 92.20% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1338 1122
Average daily rate £353 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 57 77
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +19 28 £375 +11.11% 2
Edinburgh +18 25 £350 +12.90% 2
Stirling +1 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £280 -
Dundee - 1 - -
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SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 109 (95.61%) SQL
2 65 (57.02%) SQL Server
2 65 (57.02%) Finance
3 57 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (42.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (28.07%) Java
8 30 (26.32%) Oracle
9 29 (25.44%) PL/SQL
9 29 (25.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (19.30%) ETL
11 22 (19.30%) Sybase
12 21 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (17.54%) VBA
13 20 (17.54%) Data Modelling
14 19 (16.67%) Asset Management
15 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (15.79%) T-SQL
16 17 (14.91%) UNIX
16 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
16 17 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
18 15 (13.16%) Database Tuning
19 14 (12.28%) Banking
20 13 (11.40%) Hibernate
20 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
21 12 (10.53%) HTML
21 12 (10.53%) XML

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.88%) JBoss
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (57.02%) SQL Server
2 57 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (42.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (25.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (10.53%) Relational Database
9 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
10 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (6.14%) Sybase ASE
11 7 (6.14%) Sybase IQ
12 6 (5.26%) MS Access
12 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
13 5 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (1.75%) QlikView
15 2 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Subversion
2 5 (4.39%) Toad
3 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.63%) Maven
4 3 (2.63%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) ERwin
6 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.88%) Ant
6 1 (0.88%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.88%) JDeveloper
General
1 65 (57.02%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) Hibernate
2 12 (10.53%) HTML
2 12 (10.53%) XML
2 12 (10.53%) XSL
3 10 (8.77%) Web Services
4 9 (7.89%) DHTML
4 9 (7.89%) EJB
4 9 (7.89%) CSS
4 9 (7.89%) JSP
4 9 (7.89%) Servlets
5 8 (7.02%) J2EE
6 7 (6.14%) .NET
7 5 (4.39%) Spring
8 3 (2.63%) Classic ASP
8 3 (2.63%) Spring Integration
9 2 (1.75%) MDX
9 2 (1.75%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.88%) Ext JS
10 1 (0.88%) Drools
10 1 (0.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Derivative
2 7 (6.14%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (4.39%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.39%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.91%) UNIX
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (19.30%) ETL
3 21 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (17.54%) Data Modelling
5 19 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 15 (13.16%) Database Tuning
7 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.89%) Wealth Management
9 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.14%) System Testing
9 7 (6.14%) Migration
9 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (5.26%) Data Management
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.39%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.51%) Data Mapping
12 4 (3.51%) TDD
13 3 (2.63%) MVC
13 3 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 109 (95.61%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) Java
3 29 (25.44%) PL/SQL
4 20 (17.54%) VBA
5 18 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
7 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.02%) C#
9 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.63%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Oracle
2 22 (19.30%) Sybase
3 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.63%) Google
4 3 (2.63%) Tableau
5 2 (1.75%) Informatica
6 1 (0.88%) Perforce
6 1 (0.88%) Sun
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