The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.27% 4.12% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.28% 4.26% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate £290 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.81 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+86.02% -7.69%
SQL Developer
West Midlands

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
133 94 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 91.10% 96.91% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 57 69
Average daily rate £325 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Stoke-on-Trent +2 6 £303 +0.83% 2
Tamworth -2 1 £325 +8.33%
Stafford - 1 £450 - 1
SQL Developer
West Midlands

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) T-SQL
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 14 (53.85%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (46.15%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) WinForms
7 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
8 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) NHS
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) Replication
11 4 (15.38%) Migration
11 4 (15.38%) Back Office
11 4 (15.38%) OO
11 4 (15.38%) XML
11 4 (15.38%) Power BI
11 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
12 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 3 (11.54%) Finance
13 2 (7.69%) Workflow
13 2 (7.69%) JSON

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (15.38%) Power BI
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) MS Access
6 1 (3.85%) OLTP
6 1 (3.85%) QlikView
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) WinForms
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
6 2 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) WF
6 2 (7.69%) WPF
6 2 (7.69%) XSD
7 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) NHS
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) OO
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) OOD
3 2 (7.69%) OOP
3 2 (7.69%) SDLC
3 2 (7.69%) SOA
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) T-SQL
3 12 (46.15%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) DevExpress