The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 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 Wales 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 Developer
Rank 52 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 0.93% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.98% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £275 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
515 305 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 91.96% 94.43% 91.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 193 151
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 23
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL Developer
Wales

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales 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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -18 2 £271 -16.53%
SQL Developer
Wales

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP
6 1 (12.50%) Ant
6 1 (12.50%) JDBC
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Maven

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JDBC
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 1 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft