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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 570 596 576
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 77 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 51
Median daily rate £400 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £348 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £433
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.29%
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
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +23 72 £406 -4.41% 30
London -14 33 £488 +8.33% 7
City of London +30 16 £500 -6.97% 4
North West +21 16 £250 -42.85% 6
Manchester - 9 £388 - 6
Warrington +20 6 £250 -
South East +12 6 £438 +16.66% 7
Cheshire +12 6 £250 -
West Midlands -29 5 £400 -
North East - 4 £399 -
Glasgow +11 3 £250 -33.33% 1
Scotland +8 3 £250 -37.30% 1
South West - 3 £445 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 - 1
Bristol - 3 £445 -
Teddington - 3 £413 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
East of England +18 2 £500 +25.00% 1
Surrey +4 2 - - 4
Leeds -1 2 £350 +4.47% 4
West Yorkshire -3 2 £350 - 4
Yorkshire -7 2 £350 -1.75% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £275 -
Durham - 2 £523 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 -
Watford - 2 £500 -
Salford - 2 £220 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 -
Leatherhead +13 1 - - 1
Hampshire +1 1 £400 +6.66%

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 122 (89.05%) SQL
2 88 (64.23%) SQL Server
3 75 (54.74%) .NET
3 75 (54.74%) C#
4 54 (39.42%) Finance
5 40 (29.20%) Oracle
6 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (24.09%) TDD
8 28 (20.44%) MVC
9 27 (19.71%) PL/SQL
9 27 (19.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET
10 24 (17.52%) Banking
11 23 (16.79%) T-SQL
12 22 (16.06%) Oracle Database
12 22 (16.06%) Scrum
13 20 (14.60%) Oracle Database 12c
14 19 (13.87%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
15 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (13.14%) WCF
16 16 (11.68%) Java
16 16 (11.68%) WPF
17 14 (10.22%) .NET Framework
17 14 (10.22%) HTML
17 14 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
18 13 (9.49%) ETL
18 13 (9.49%) VBA

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 (2.92%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.92%) Jetty
2 3 (2.19%) JBoss
3 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.46%) IIS
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.73%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.73%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
1 2 (1.46%) Internet
1 2 (1.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.73%) Broadband
2 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (64.23%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (16.06%) Oracle Database
4 20 (14.60%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (13.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (7.30%) Hadoop
10 9 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (4.38%) OLAP
13 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
15 4 (2.92%) Big Data
15 4 (2.92%) MongoDB
15 4 (2.92%) MS Access
15 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
15 4 (2.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.38%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.38%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.73%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.73%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.73%) Gradle
4 1 (0.73%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.73%) Mockito
4 1 (0.73%) Moq
4 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.73%) Selenium
4 1 (0.73%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.73%) TestNG
General
1 54 (39.42%) Finance
2 24 (17.52%) Banking
3 12 (8.76%) Front Office
4 9 (6.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Retail
6 3 (2.19%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (54.74%) .NET
2 24 (17.52%) ASP.NET
3 18 (13.14%) WCF
4 16 (11.68%) WPF
5 14 (10.22%) .NET Framework
5 14 (10.22%) HTML
6 13 (9.49%) CSS
6 13 (9.49%) jQuery
7 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (7.30%) Entity Framework
9 9 (6.57%) AngularJS
10 7 (5.11%) Web Services
10 7 (5.11%) XML
11 6 (4.38%) HTML5
11 6 (4.38%) NHibernate
11 6 (4.38%) REST
12 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.65%) Gherkin
12 5 (3.65%) Spring
13 4 (2.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Mathematics
2 9 (6.57%) Market Risk
3 8 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.38%) Replication
5 4 (2.92%) NHS
5 4 (2.92%) User Experience
6 3 (2.19%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.46%) Derivative
7 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.73%) DataPower
8 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.73%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Unix
3 3 (2.19%) Linux
4 1 (0.73%) Solaris
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.09%) TDD
3 28 (20.44%) MVC
4 24 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (16.06%) Scrum
6 19 (13.87%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.49%) ETL
8 13 (9.49%) Investment Management
9 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.57%) Refactoring
10 9 (6.57%) SDLC
11 8 (5.84%) Market Making
11 8 (5.84%) Project Management
12 7 (5.11%) Web Development
13 6 (4.38%) OO
13 6 (4.38%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 122 (89.05%) SQL
2 75 (54.74%) C#
3 27 (19.71%) PL/SQL
4 23 (16.79%) T-SQL
5 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
6 16 (11.68%) Java
7 13 (9.49%) VBA
8 11 (8.03%) Python
9 4 (2.92%) C
9 4 (2.92%) Scala
10 3 (2.19%) Haskell
10 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.46%) PHP
11 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.73%) C++
12 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.73%) VB
12 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.92%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.73%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Oracle
2 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.19%) Tableau
4 2 (1.46%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 1 (0.73%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.73%) IBM
5 1 (0.73%) Informatica
5 1 (0.73%) Perforce
5 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago