The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 570 559 534
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 30 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.074% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.080% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 27
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£438 £463 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51861 49855 45545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.57% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32669 30609 26369
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1945 1977 2127
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Senior SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 June 2015.

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 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
England -21 28 £438 -5.40% 11
London -22 18 £440 -23.47% 6
City of London -1 6 £500 +8.10% 4
North West - 4 £438 - 1
South East -23 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Hampshire - 2 £375 - 1
Southampton - 2 £375 -
Scotland +3 1 £375 +25.00% 1
South West +1 1 £423 - 1
West Midlands -1 1 - -
Glasgow -3 1 £375 +25.00%
Bristol -6 1 £423 -
Leeds -16 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -19 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £518 -
Merseyside - 1 £438 -
Liverpool - 1 £438 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Newport - 1 £518 -
Wales - 1 £518 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Developer in their job title.

1 49 (90.74%) SQL
2 39 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 25 (46.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 18 (33.33%) ETL
6 17 (31.48%) Finance
6 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
6 17 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.78%) Banking
9 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (20.37%) .NET
11 10 (18.52%) C#
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle
11 10 (18.52%) Scrum
12 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (14.81%) Mainframe
13 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
13 8 (14.81%) Windows
13 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.96%) MCDBA
14 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (11.11%) MCITP
15 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
15 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
15 6 (11.11%) MySQL

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (46.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (11.11%) MySQL
9 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.70%) OLAP
10 2 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (3.70%) Sybase IQ
10 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (3.70%) QlikView
11 1 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Front Office
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) MDX
3 3 (5.56%) WCF
3 3 (5.56%) WPF
3 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) XSD
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Mainframe
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ETL
2 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow Management
5 5 (9.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.70%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (3.70%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (3.70%) Master Data Management
8 2 (3.70%) Data Transformation
8 2 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.41%) VB6
6 4 (7.41%) VB
7 3 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
8 2 (3.70%) Java
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) MCDBA
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCITP
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Sybase
3 2 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (1.85%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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