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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 574 543 500
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 49 50 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.098% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 65
Average daily rate £480 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £638 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £330 £370
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 46 £480 -4.00% 51
London -11 25 £475 -20.83% 15
East of England +10 10 £500 +53.84% 1
Essex 0 7 £500 +53.84%
City of London +40 4 £475 -20.83% 7
Canary Wharf - 4 £701 -
North West -8 3 - - 6
Yorkshire -10 3 £375 +17.18% 15
West Midlands -15 3 £420 +38.84% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 - - 1
Cheshire -4 1 - -
South West -4 1 - - 2
East Midlands -6 1 £325 - 1
Leeds -9 1 £375 +17.18% 5
West Yorkshire -9 1 £375 +17.18% 7
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Manchester - 1 - - 6
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
South Wales - 1 £175 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Corby - 1 £325 -
Tamworth - 1 £325 -
Warwick - 1 £425 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (96.75%) SQL
2 66 (53.66%) SQL Server
3 65 (52.85%) .NET
4 63 (51.22%) C#
5 53 (43.09%) Finance
6 35 (28.46%) ASP.NET
7 33 (26.83%) MVC
7 33 (26.83%) WPF
8 30 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 29 (23.58%) .NET Framework
10 28 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (21.14%) Front Office
12 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.33%) WCF
13 24 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (18.70%) HTML
14 23 (18.70%) Java
14 23 (18.70%) XML
15 22 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (17.07%) OO
16 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
17 19 (15.45%) Windows
17 19 (15.45%) Oracle
18 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
19 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (13.82%) Banking
20 16 (13.01%) Market Making
20 16 (13.01%) Risk Analysis

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (3.25%) JBoss
1 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) Apache
2 2 (1.63%) Node.js
2 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.25%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 28 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (4.88%) Big Data
9 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.25%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.44%) MySQL
12 3 (2.44%) Star Schema
13 2 (1.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
4 2 (1.63%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.81%) MSTest
5 1 (0.81%) NUnit
5 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.81%) Toad
5 1 (0.81%) tSQLt
General
1 53 (43.09%) Finance
2 26 (21.14%) Front Office
3 17 (13.82%) Banking
4 12 (9.76%) Financial Institution
5 9 (7.32%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.25%) Back Office
7 3 (2.44%) International Banking
7 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.44%) Retail
8 2 (1.63%) Legal
8 2 (1.63%) Marketing
8 2 (1.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (52.85%) .NET
2 35 (28.46%) ASP.NET
3 33 (26.83%) WPF
4 29 (23.58%) .NET Framework
5 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (20.33%) WCF
7 23 (18.70%) HTML
7 23 (18.70%) XML
8 16 (13.01%) CSS
9 14 (11.38%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.57%) JSON
11 12 (9.76%) jQuery
12 10 (8.13%) Entity Framework
13 9 (7.32%) HTML5
14 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (4.88%) SOAP
14 6 (4.88%) Web Services
15 5 (4.07%) CSS3
16 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 4 (3.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) NHS
3 4 (3.25%) Equities
4 3 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.44%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.44%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.45%) Windows
2 15 (12.20%) Linux
3 9 (7.32%) Unix
4 7 (5.69%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) MVC
2 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.07%) OO
4 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (13.01%) Electronic Trading
5 16 (13.01%) Market Making
5 16 (13.01%) Risk Analysis
6 15 (12.20%) ETL
7 14 (11.38%) SOA
8 12 (9.76%) Scrum
9 11 (8.94%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.13%) TDD
11 6 (4.88%) Android Development
11 6 (4.88%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.88%) Product Management
11 6 (4.88%) Web Development
12 5 (4.07%) Analytics
12 5 (4.07%) Data Modelling
13 4 (3.25%) Risk Management
13 4 (3.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 119 (96.75%) SQL
2 63 (51.22%) C#
3 30 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.70%) Java
5 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 14 (11.38%) Shell Script
7 13 (10.57%) PL/SQL
8 11 (8.94%) Python
9 9 (7.32%) PHP
10 7 (5.69%) C++
10 7 (5.69%) VB
11 3 (2.44%) Tcl
12 2 (1.63%) C
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
12 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.63%) VB6
12 2 (1.63%) VBA
13 1 (0.81%) Perl
13 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) Degree
1 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (2.44%) EMIR
1 3 (2.44%) MiFID
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.45%) Oracle
3 13 (10.57%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.25%) Tableau
5 3 (2.44%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.44%) Teradata
6 2 (1.63%) Vertica
6 2 (1.63%) Zend
7 1 (0.81%) BEA
7 1 (0.81%) Capita
7 1 (0.81%) Splunk
7 1 (0.81%) Telerik
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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