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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 552 519 499
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 25 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.086% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.093% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 20
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£500 £525 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 28 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 26 January 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 -44 23 £550 +4.76% 9
London -10 21 £563 +2.27% 4
City of London +3 6 £493 +9.44% 1
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -3 1 - - 1
Leeds -4 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £375 - 1
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Canterbury - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
3 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (38.78%) Banking
5 18 (36.73%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (30.61%) Oracle
7 13 (26.53%) PL/SQL
7 13 (26.53%) Finance
7 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
9 11 (22.45%) C#
9 11 (22.45%) .NET
9 11 (22.45%) ETL
9 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.45%) Analytics
9 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.37%) Workflow
10 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.33%) Sybase
11 8 (16.33%) Front Office
11 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
12 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (14.29%) Workflow Management
12 7 (14.29%) OLAP
13 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
13 6 (12.24%) Migration
13 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (8.16%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (36.73%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.29%) OLAP
8 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (10.20%) QlikView
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (8.16%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
10 4 (8.16%) Sybase IQ
10 4 (8.16%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (38.78%) Banking
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 8 (16.33%) Front Office
4 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 3 (6.12%) JSP
4 3 (6.12%) Servlets
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) DHTML
4 3 (6.12%) XSL
4 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.12%) EJB
5 2 (4.08%) XSLT
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) MDX
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ETL
1 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Analytics
2 9 (18.37%) Workflow
3 7 (14.29%) Workflow Management
3 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (12.24%) Market Making
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) PL/SQL
3 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) VBA
6 4 (8.16%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) XPath
8 1 (2.04%) R
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Sybase
4 6 (12.24%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.04%) Talend
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Kofax
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