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 23 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 24 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 27 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.06% 1.00% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 1.04% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +4.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £320 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
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
316 192 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.33% 96.00% 91.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 131 112
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 10
Average hourly rate £20.03 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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
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 23 October 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
Bath - 1 £300 - 3
SQL Developer
South West

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 56 (98.25%) SQL
2 51 (89.47%) .NET
3 50 (87.72%) C#
4 46 (80.70%) Scrum
5 41 (71.93%) Unit Testing
6 37 (64.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (64.91%) ASP.NET
7 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (61.40%) Security Cleared
8 33 (57.89%) SC Cleared
9 30 (52.63%) T-SQL
10 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
12 23 (40.35%) Back Office
13 22 (38.60%) Automated Testing
14 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
15 17 (29.82%) Code Coverage
16 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (26.32%) MVC
17 15 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 7 (12.28%) TDD
19 7 (12.28%) SOA
20 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
20 6 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
21 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 4 (7.02%) jQuery
21 4 (7.02%) WCF
21 4 (7.02%) LINQ

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 6 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.75%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 23 (40.35%) Back Office
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (89.47%) .NET
2 37 (64.91%) ASP.NET
2 37 (64.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
5 15 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.02%) WCF
6 4 (7.02%) LINQ
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (3.51%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (3.51%) WPF
8 2 (3.51%) WF
9 1 (1.75%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Scrum
2 41 (71.93%) Unit Testing
3 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) Automated Testing
5 17 (29.82%) Code Coverage
6 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (26.32%) MVC
8 7 (12.28%) SOA
8 7 (12.28%) TDD
9 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Data Mapping
11 1 (1.75%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (1.75%) Load Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.75%) ETL
11 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) SQL
2 50 (87.72%) C#
3 30 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (61.40%) Security Cleared
2 33 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £330 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago