The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 584 594 577
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 69 69 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 52
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Senior SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

Senior SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK.

Senior SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Senior SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK.

Senior SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +21 68 £400 -11.11% 33
London -17 23 £448 -10.50% 11
North West +17 12 £388 +3.33% 2
South East +23 11 £420 -6.66% 7
City of London +7 8 £425 -20.93% 5
Manchester - 8 £388 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £363 - 2
Leicestershire - 6 £363 - 2
West Midlands -28 5 £400 +3.22% 2
Leicester - 5 £363 - 2
Surrey +7 4 £400 -15.78% 1
North East -19 4 £399 +6.33%
South West - 4 £410 - 1
Cheshire +11 3 £350 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
Maidstone - 3 £420 -
Bristol - 3 £445 -
Teddington - 3 £413 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 - 1
Kent - 3 £420 - 2
Leatherhead +16 2 £400 -20.00%
Warrington +12 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire +11 2 £350 +2.56% 7
Leeds +9 2 £350 +9.37% 6
Yorkshire +8 2 £350 +2.56% 7
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £275 -
Redhill - 2 - -
Durham - 2 £523 -
Scotland +11 1 £325 -21.21%

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 129 (89.58%) SQL
2 97 (67.36%) SQL Server
3 90 (62.50%) C#
4 89 (61.81%) .NET
5 54 (37.50%) Finance
6 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (27.78%) MVC
7 40 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 35 (24.31%) Oracle
8 35 (24.31%) TDD
9 31 (21.53%) T-SQL
10 30 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 28 (19.44%) Scrum
12 27 (18.75%) PL/SQL
13 26 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (18.06%) HTML
14 25 (17.36%) .NET Framework
15 24 (16.67%) Banking
15 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (16.67%) CSS
16 23 (15.97%) WCF
16 23 (15.97%) Oracle Database
17 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (14.58%) jQuery
19 20 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
20 19 (13.19%) Microsoft
21 18 (12.50%) WPF
22 17 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 16 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
24 15 (10.42%) Entity Framework

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.08%) IIS
1 3 (2.08%) JBoss
2 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.39%) Jetty
2 2 (1.39%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (67.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (15.97%) Oracle Database
4 20 (13.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
11 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (4.17%) OLAP
12 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
14 4 (2.78%) MongoDB
14 4 (2.78%) MS Access
14 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
14 4 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Cucumber
2 8 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.39%) Moq
5 2 (1.39%) MSTest
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.69%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.69%) Gradle
6 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.69%) JIRA
6 1 (0.69%) JUnit
6 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.69%) Subversion
6 1 (0.69%) TestNG
6 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (37.50%) Finance
2 24 (16.67%) Banking
3 11 (7.64%) Front Office
4 7 (4.86%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (61.81%) .NET
2 40 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 26 (18.06%) HTML
4 25 (17.36%) .NET Framework
5 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (16.67%) CSS
6 23 (15.97%) WCF
7 21 (14.58%) jQuery
8 18 (12.50%) WPF
9 15 (10.42%) Entity Framework
10 12 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 11 (7.64%) NHibernate
11 11 (7.64%) SOAP
11 11 (7.64%) Web Services
11 11 (7.64%) XML
12 10 (6.94%) Gherkin
13 6 (4.17%) XSLT
14 5 (3.47%) Ajax
14 5 (3.47%) XHTML
14 5 (3.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.47%) Replication
5 4 (2.78%) NHS
5 4 (2.78%) User Experience
6 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.08%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.69%) DataPower
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.69%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.86%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Linux
2 3 (2.08%) Unix
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.78%) MVC
3 35 (24.31%) TDD
4 28 (19.44%) Scrum
5 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (9.72%) Project Management
8 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.03%) Investment Management
9 10 (6.94%) BDD
9 10 (6.94%) ETL
9 10 (6.94%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.25%) SDLC
11 8 (5.56%) OO
12 7 (4.86%) Market Making
12 7 (4.86%) Refactoring
12 7 (4.86%) Web Development
13 5 (3.47%) Business Analysis
13 5 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 129 (89.58%) SQL
2 90 (62.50%) C#
3 31 (21.53%) T-SQL
4 30 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 27 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 12 (8.33%) Java
6 12 (8.33%) VBA
7 11 (7.64%) Python
8 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.78%) C
10 3 (2.08%) VBScript
11 2 (1.39%) PHP
11 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.39%) Scala
11 2 (1.39%) VB
12 1 (0.69%) C++
12 1 (0.69%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.17%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.69%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (24.31%) Oracle
2 19 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.08%) Tableau
4 2 (1.39%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.39%) SAP
5 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.69%) Informatica
5 1 (0.69%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
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