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 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 570 591 550
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 73 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.097% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 40
Median daily rate £443 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £508 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 July 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 24 July 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 +5 68 £450 +4.34% 32
London +11 40 £500 +11.11% 8
City of London +63 25 £500 -2.43% 1
North West +4 16 £250 -42.85% 5
Manchester -5 8 £350 -5.40% 4
Cheshire +6 6 £250 - 1
Warrington +3 5 £250 - 1
Glasgow +5 3 £250 -36.50% 1
Scotland +1 3 £250 -39.39% 1
South East -5 3 £425 +25.92% 6
South West - 3 £435 - 2
East of England +18 2 £500 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £400 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 -
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £275 -
North East - 2 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 -
Watford - 2 £500 -
Salford - 2 £220 -
Teddington - 2 £413 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 £475 -
Liverpool -2 1 £325 -25.71%
Merseyside -4 1 £325 -25.71%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 - 2
Surrey - 1 - - 3
Wiltshire - 1 £435 -
Reading - 1 - -

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 109 (88.62%) SQL
2 82 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 65 (52.85%) C#
4 62 (50.41%) .NET
5 49 (39.84%) Finance
6 40 (32.52%) Oracle
7 29 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (21.95%) PL/SQL
9 26 (21.14%) TDD
10 24 (19.51%) Banking
11 23 (18.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (17.89%) MVC
12 22 (17.89%) Oracle Database
13 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (16.26%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 18 (14.63%) Java
15 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
16 17 (13.82%) Scrum
16 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
17 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
18 15 (12.20%) Front Office
19 14 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (11.38%) WCF
20 13 (10.57%) WPF
20 13 (10.57%) Investment Management
20 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (10.57%) HTML

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 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.63%) Jetty
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) JBoss
3 1 (0.81%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
2 2 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) HTTP
1 2 (1.63%) Internet
1 2 (1.63%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) Broadband
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (17.89%) Oracle Database
4 20 (16.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (3.25%) Big Data
11 4 (3.25%) DB2
11 4 (3.25%) MS Access
11 4 (3.25%) OLAP
12 3 (2.44%) QlikView
13 2 (1.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.81%) Checkstyle
4 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.81%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Gradle
4 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) JUnit
4 1 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) Mockito
4 1 (0.81%) Moq
4 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Banking
3 15 (12.20%) Front Office
4 11 (8.94%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Back Office
6 4 (3.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (50.41%) .NET
2 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
3 14 (11.38%) WCF
4 13 (10.57%) HTML
4 13 (10.57%) WPF
5 12 (9.76%) .NET Framework
5 12 (9.76%) CSS
5 12 (9.76%) jQuery
6 10 (8.13%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.32%) XML
8 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.50%) Web Services
9 7 (5.69%) Entity Framework
10 6 (4.88%) REST
10 6 (4.88%) Spring
11 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.07%) HTML5
11 5 (4.07%) RESTful
12 4 (3.25%) NHibernate
12 4 (3.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.50%) Market Risk
4 5 (4.07%) NHS
4 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.44%) Equities
5 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Replication
6 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.63%) Derivative
6 2 (1.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
2 4 (3.25%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.14%) TDD
3 22 (17.89%) MVC
4 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (13.82%) Scrum
7 13 (10.57%) Investment Management
8 12 (9.76%) Data Modelling
9 11 (8.94%) ETL
10 10 (8.13%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.32%) Refactoring
11 9 (7.32%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.50%) Market Making
13 6 (4.88%) Project Management
13 6 (4.88%) Unit Testing
13 6 (4.88%) Web Development
14 5 (4.07%) Data Management
14 5 (4.07%) SDLC
15 4 (3.25%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (88.62%) SQL
2 65 (52.85%) C#
3 27 (21.95%) PL/SQL
4 18 (14.63%) Java
4 18 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.76%) Python
7 10 (8.13%) VBA
8 4 (3.25%) Scala
8 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.44%) C
9 3 (2.44%) Haskell
9 3 (2.44%) PHP
9 3 (2.44%) Tcl
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.25%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) HL7
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (32.52%) Oracle
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.07%) Tableau
4 3 (2.44%) Fidessa
5 2 (1.63%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Perforce
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Splunk
6 1 (0.81%) Teradata
6 1 (0.81%) Zend
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