The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 205 243 178
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -65
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 48 12 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.13% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.14% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 36
Average daily rate £335 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £266 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £470 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
SQL Server Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 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
Kent +7 13 £313 -37.50% 2
Surrey - 11 £370 -
Berkshire +7 7 £350 - 1
East Sussex +14 5 £335 -16.25% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £456 - 4
Hampshire +4 4 £319 -8.92% 3
West Sussex +8 2 £350 +34.61% 1
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (51.25%) .NET
3 35 (43.75%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) SQL
4 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
6 28 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (32.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
9 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (23.75%) T-SQL
10 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
10 19 (23.75%) MVC
11 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (17.50%) HTML
14 14 (17.50%) .NET Framework
15 13 (16.25%) CSS
16 12 (15.00%) jQuery
16 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (13.75%) ETL
18 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (11.25%) Entity Framework
18 9 (11.25%) Web Services
18 9 (11.25%) WCF
19 8 (10.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (32.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.00%) GIS
9 4 (5.00%) Power BI
10 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (1.25%) QlikView
12 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) .NET
2 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (17.50%) .NET Framework
5 14 (17.50%) HTML
6 13 (16.25%) CSS
7 12 (15.00%) jQuery
8 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (11.25%) Entity Framework
8 9 (11.25%) WCF
8 9 (11.25%) Web Services
9 8 (10.00%) Ajax
10 7 (8.75%) WinForms
11 6 (7.50%) ADO.NET
11 6 (7.50%) HTML5
12 5 (6.25%) XML
13 4 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.00%) WPF
14 3 (3.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.75%) Clustering
3 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.75%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
4 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) MVC
2 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.75%) ETL
5 8 (10.00%) CRM
6 6 (7.50%) TDD
7 5 (6.25%) Document Management
7 5 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (6.25%) Scrum
7 5 (6.25%) UML
8 4 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.75%) Analytics
9 3 (3.75%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.75%) Migration
9 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
9 3 (3.75%) QMS
9 3 (3.75%) Quality Management
9 3 (3.75%) Requirements Management
9 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) C#
1 35 (43.75%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.00%) C
4 3 (3.75%) VB
5 2 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Tableau
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe
3 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
3 1 (1.25%) Selligent
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 12 days ago