The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 230 220 213
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 20 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 22
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +32.03%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 7 £325 +35.41% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £280 - 1
Buckinghamshire -16 3 - - 3
East Sussex -7 2 £363 -
Hampshire +1 1 £315 -19.23%
Kent - - - - 3
Surrey - - - - 2
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (70.21%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
4 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (17.02%) ETL
8 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.89%) .NET
8 7 (14.89%) Retail
9 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (12.77%) C#
9 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.64%) Finance
10 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.64%) VB
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.64%) FMCG
11 4 (8.51%) VB6
11 4 (8.51%) OLAP
11 4 (8.51%) OCX
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.51%) ActiveX
11 4 (8.51%) DAO
11 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.38%) Migration
12 3 (6.38%) SAP
12 3 (6.38%) MDX
12 3 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.51%) OLAP
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) OCX
3 4 (8.51%) ActiveX
3 4 (8.51%) DAO
4 3 (6.38%) MDX
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) Classic ASP
5 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) FMCG
2 1 (2.13%) NHS
2 1 (2.13%) DTV
2 1 (2.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ETL
2 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.38%) Database Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
6 2 (4.26%) Scrum
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.13%) CRM
7 1 (2.13%) OO
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.77%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) VB
5 4 (8.51%) VB6
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Civica
4 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
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