The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 20 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 5 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.84% 8.45% 8.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 9.30% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £325 £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £55.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-26.98% +55.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 129 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.45% 90.85% 98.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 94 79
Median daily rate £345 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £17.00 £17.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 3 £388 +33.62% 4
Stafford -2 1 £325 -27.77%
Tamworth -2 1 £300 -7.69% 2
SQL Developer
West Midlands

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, SQL 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 Staffordshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) ETL
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (14.29%) Power BI
8 2 (14.29%) QlikView
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
8 2 (14.29%) WCF
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (14.29%) MDX
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) Advertising
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Replication
8 2 (14.29%) B2B
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) OLAP
5 2 (14.29%) Power BI
5 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (14.29%) MDX
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SOLID
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft