The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 219 238 236
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 23 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 16
Median daily rate £351 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £326 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £445 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.30% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 9 December 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -6 8 £388 +5.08% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £420 -
Surrey +19 3 £450 +5.88%
Kent +2 3 £350 +6.06% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £350 - 4
Hampshire +20 2 £351 -12.18% 2
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 South East region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) .NET
4 18 (37.50%) C#
5 17 (35.42%) T-SQL
5 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
5 17 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.08%) Finance
8 13 (27.08%) MVC
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (22.92%) Oracle
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (20.83%) Migration
12 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (14.58%) Scrum
13 7 (14.58%) VB
13 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
13 7 (14.58%) HTML
13 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (12.50%) ETL
14 6 (12.50%) Cognos

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) IIS
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) IaaS
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (14.58%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (10.42%) Power BI
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
11 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (6.25%) MS Access
12 2 (4.17%) Big Data
12 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (4.17%) QlikView
13 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
13 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.17%) Moq
4 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) MSI
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.08%) WiX
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (14.58%) HTML
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
5 6 (12.50%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) WCF
5 6 (12.50%) XML
6 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.42%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) WPF
7 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) ADO.NET
8 3 (6.25%) DHTML
8 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.25%) WinForms
9 2 (4.17%) CSS3
9 2 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (2.08%) Breeze.js
10 1 (2.08%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) MVC
4 10 (20.83%) Migration
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
7 5 (10.42%) High Availability
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (6.25%) OO
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.25%) Web Development
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow Development
10 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) C#
3 17 (35.42%) T-SQL
4 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.58%) VB
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.33%) VBScript
7 3 (6.25%) VBA
8 2 (4.17%) Python
8 2 (4.17%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) C++
9 1 (2.08%) Java
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) MCITP
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Cognos
4 3 (6.25%) Infragistics
4 3 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (4.17%) Talend
6 1 (2.08%) BMC
6 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.08%) ILOG
6 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.08%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata
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