The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.17% 14.29% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 17.14% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £303 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +0.83%
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 £38.75 £46.00 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-15.76% +56.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 94.44% 83.33% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 18
Median daily rate £343 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stoke-on-Trent region that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) XPath
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft