The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 106 124 111
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 4 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.24% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £382 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

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
1676 2395 2594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 93.92% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 1268 1446
Median daily rate £365 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 56
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Glasgow +2 2 £400 -
Edinburgh +15 1 £325 -4.41% 3
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development

SQL Server 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) Ingres
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) ADO
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
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