The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 17 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 Southampton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 32 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.08% 0.76% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 0.79% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £315 £373 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.43% +30.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £359 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £387 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 254 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.27% 96.21% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 156 121
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £187 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 48 48
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
SQL Developer
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SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (60.00%) QlikView
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Replication
4 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) .NET

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (60.00%) QlikView
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) RAD
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001