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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 81 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 43 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 13
Average daily rate
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£419 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.58% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.13 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
SQL Developer
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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
2578 2331 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.27% 93.46% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1175
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 £217 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 87 125
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +9 35 £425 +17.24%
Edinburgh -9 3 £355 +18.33% 2
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 52 (89.66%) SQL
2 44 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 35 (60.34%) Oracle
4 28 (48.28%) PL/SQL
5 24 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (39.66%) Data Modelling
7 21 (36.21%) Finance
8 20 (34.48%) Banking
8 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (32.76%) Sybase
10 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (29.31%) Technical Analysis
11 17 (29.31%) .NET
12 15 (25.86%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
13 14 (24.14%) Java
14 13 (22.41%) VBA
14 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
15 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
15 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
16 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
16 11 (18.97%) EJB
16 11 (18.97%) CSS
16 11 (18.97%) JSP
16 11 (18.97%) Servlets
16 11 (18.97%) Web Services
16 11 (18.97%) XML
16 11 (18.97%) XSL

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (22.41%) Relational Database
6 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.17%) Sybase IQ
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.45%) MS Access
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.72%) OLAP
10 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (5.17%) Toad
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) PVCS
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
3 11 (18.97%) DHTML
3 11 (18.97%) HTML
3 11 (18.97%) EJB
3 11 (18.97%) CSS
3 11 (18.97%) JSP
3 11 (18.97%) Servlets
3 11 (18.97%) Web Services
3 11 (18.97%) XML
3 11 (18.97%) XSL
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.45%) MDX
6 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Derivative
2 3 (5.17%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Data Modelling
2 17 (29.31%) Technical Analysis
3 15 (25.86%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (18.97%) Wealth Management
6 10 (17.24%) Web Development
7 9 (15.52%) Process Management
7 9 (15.52%) ETL
8 8 (13.79%) Workflow
8 8 (13.79%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.45%) TDD
10 2 (3.45%) System Testing
10 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.72%) Data Transformation
11 1 (1.72%) MVC
11 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) SQL
2 28 (48.28%) PL/SQL
3 14 (24.14%) Java
3 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
4 13 (22.41%) VBA
5 7 (12.07%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) VB
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Oracle
2 19 (32.76%) Sybase
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.52%) HP
4 9 (15.52%) Kofax
5 1 (1.72%) Charles River
5 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.72%) SAP