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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 575 524 513
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 24 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.089% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.096% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 21
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£494 £525 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+54.29% -
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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 30 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 27 March 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 -37 17 £450 -14.28% 13
London -26 12 £500 -4.76% 6
South Wales +7 7 £500 +25.00%
Wales +2 7 £500 +25.00%
City of London +9 6 £435 -5.94% 2
Newport - 6 £503 -
West Yorkshire -4 4 £320 -
Leeds -10 4 £320 -
Yorkshire -14 4 £320 -
Surrey - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 2
South West - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Winchester - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (90.70%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
3 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (41.86%) Banking
4 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (32.56%) Oracle
7 12 (27.91%) ETL
7 12 (27.91%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
8 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (18.60%) .NET
11 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
12 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
12 7 (16.28%) Analytics
12 7 (16.28%) Workflow Management
12 7 (16.28%) C#
12 7 (16.28%) Sybase
12 7 (16.28%) OLAP
12 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
12 7 (16.28%) Workflow
13 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.95%) MCDBA
13 6 (13.95%) Windows
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (13.95%) Kimball Methodology

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (6.98%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (16.28%) OLAP
4 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) MySQL
7 4 (9.30%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (9.30%) QlikView
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (9.30%) Sybase ASE
7 4 (9.30%) Sybase IQ
8 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (41.86%) Banking
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) WCF
3 3 (6.98%) WPF
4 2 (4.65%) DHTML
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) XSL
4 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) EJB
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) JSP
4 2 (4.65%) Servlets
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ETL
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (16.28%) Workflow
5 7 (16.28%) Workflow Management
5 7 (16.28%) Analytics
6 6 (13.95%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) Data Reconciliation
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.33%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) PL/SQL
3 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.28%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) VBA
6 4 (9.30%) VB6
6 4 (9.30%) C++
6 4 (9.30%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.65%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) MCDBA
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCITP
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) Sybase
4 6 (13.95%) Tableau
5 2 (4.65%) Alteryx
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