The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 84 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 23 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 1.03% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.09% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 23
Median daily rate £325 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £55.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.98% +55.02%

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
1666 2378 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 94.07% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1274 1466
Median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 31 60
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +109.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 12 £313 -16.66% 5
Glasgow +6 8 £400 +21.21%
West Lothian -8 1 £300 -22.58% 1
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
3 19 (41.30%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) Oracle
4 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
5 14 (30.43%) C#
6 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (21.74%) Finance
10 9 (19.57%) ETL
10 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
11 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (17.39%) MVC
12 7 (15.22%) Java
12 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
13 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (10.87%) Entity Framework
14 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
15 4 (8.70%) CSS
15 4 (8.70%) Migration
15 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (8.70%) Git (software)

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.35%) Power BI
7 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.17%) Ingres
8 1 (2.17%) MS Access
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) Moq
4 2 (4.35%) NUnit
4 2 (4.35%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.17%) Toad
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.87%) Entity Framework
5 4 (8.70%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.52%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) jQuery
6 3 (6.52%) RESTful
6 3 (6.52%) WPF
7 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (4.35%) WCF
7 2 (4.35%) XML
8 1 (2.17%) ADO
8 1 (2.17%) MDX
8 1 (2.17%) Web Services
8 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) ETL
2 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) MVC
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.52%) Fund Management
5 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
5 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.35%) OO
6 2 (4.35%) OOD
6 2 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.17%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) PL/SQL
3 14 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) MCAD
2 2 (4.35%) MCSD
2 2 (4.35%) MCTS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) Basel III
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.17%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.17%) Netezza
3 1 (2.17%) Perforce
3 1 (2.17%) SAP