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 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior SQL Developer
UK
Rank 570 578 561
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 38 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.096% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 29
Median daily rate £431 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £323 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £353
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +27.65%
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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 28 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 35 £444 -6.57% 29
London +16 19 £475 -0.52% 13
City of London 0 9 £450 -5.26% 5
South East - 7 £338 - 3
Berkshire - 5 £325 -
Maidenhead - 4 £325 -
West Midlands +10 3 - - 2
East of England -2 3 £363 -27.50%
Birmingham - 3 - -
Luton - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 £413 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £413 - 1
North West +22 1 £388 - 4
West Yorkshire +21 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +17 1 - - 4
Leeds +7 1 - - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £438 +25.00% 3
Derbyshire - 1 £438 -
Manchester - 1 £388 - 2
Surrey - 1 £488 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £413 -
Belfast - 1 £413 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £438 -
Hove - 1 £413 -
Woking - 1 £488 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £363 -

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 98 (95.15%) SQL
2 71 (68.93%) SQL Server
3 67 (65.05%) C#
4 66 (64.08%) .NET
5 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (44.66%) MVC
7 44 (42.72%) Finance
8 41 (39.81%) T-SQL
9 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
10 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
11 29 (28.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
13 27 (26.21%) Banking
13 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
14 23 (22.33%) TDD
14 23 (22.33%) jQuery
15 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (18.45%) HTML
18 18 (17.48%) CSS
18 18 (17.48%) Scrum
18 18 (17.48%) WCF
19 15 (14.56%) Windows
20 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
20 13 (12.62%) WPF
21 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
21 12 (11.65%) Oracle
22 11 (10.68%) XML
22 11 (10.68%) ETL

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 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.97%) OpenROAD
3 1 (0.97%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
1 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (68.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.83%) Data Mart
8 6 (5.83%) Power BI
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.91%) MySQL
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.77%) Subversion
3 7 (6.80%) Cucumber
3 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.91%) MSTest
6 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.94%) Moq
7 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.97%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.97%) NUnit
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Back Office
4 5 (4.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (64.08%) .NET
2 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
3 27 (26.21%) .NET Framework
4 23 (22.33%) jQuery
5 21 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (18.45%) HTML
7 18 (17.48%) CSS
7 18 (17.48%) WCF
8 13 (12.62%) WPF
9 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
10 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
10 11 (10.68%) XML
11 10 (9.71%) SOAP
11 10 (9.71%) Web Services
12 8 (7.77%) Ajax
12 8 (7.77%) NHibernate
12 8 (7.77%) XSD
12 8 (7.77%) XSLT
13 7 (6.80%) Gherkin
13 7 (6.80%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.88%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) Equities
3 3 (2.91%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.94%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) Fintech
5 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.66%) MVC
3 23 (22.33%) TDD
4 18 (17.48%) Scrum
5 11 (10.68%) BDD
5 11 (10.68%) ETL
6 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.71%) Project Management
7 8 (7.77%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.80%) SOLID
9 6 (5.83%) SDLC
9 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.83%) Web Development
10 4 (3.88%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.88%) Migration
10 4 (3.88%) OO
11 3 (2.91%) Integration Testing
11 3 (2.91%) OOD
11 3 (2.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 98 (95.15%) SQL
2 67 (65.05%) C#
3 41 (39.81%) T-SQL
4 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.74%) Python
6 8 (7.77%) Java
7 5 (4.85%) C++
8 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.91%) VB
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
9 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.94%) VBScript
10 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) Basel II
1 1 (0.97%) Basel III
1 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.97%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) SAP
3 2 (1.94%) Solace
3 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.97%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.97%) Informatica
4 1 (0.97%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.97%) Netezza
4 1 (0.97%) RedGate
4 1 (0.97%) Teradata
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