The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 34 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 8 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.64% 9.48% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 9.90% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 6
Average daily rate £413 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.81 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.02% -7.69%
SQL Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
301 293 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 99.34% 95.75% 97.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 177 137
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.57 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Taunton +4 4 £450 - 1
Bath -5 1 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £375 - 2
SQL Developer
South West

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 17 (65.38%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 11 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (38.46%) IIS
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) MVC
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
9 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Scrum
11 6 (23.08%) ETL
11 6 (23.08%) Windows
11 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
12 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (19.23%) Web Services
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
12 5 (19.23%) Release Management
12 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
13 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (15.38%) HTML5
13 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) LSMW
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
1 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) ETL
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Release Management
7 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.85%) Database Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft