The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SQL Database Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Developer
Rank 622 593 591
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 33 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 44 29
Median daily rate £388 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £493 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SQL Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SQL Database Developer in the job title.

SQL Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the UK.

SQL Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SQL Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the UK.

SQL Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -15 32 £388 -4.32% 15
South East +25 10 £400 - 2
London -25 9 £375 -11.76% 3
Surrey +12 5 £400 - 1
East of England +12 4 £400 -15.78% 2
West Midlands -26 3 £340 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £425 - 1
North West +10 2 - - 4
West Yorkshire +10 2 £450 +40.62% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £450 +40.62% 1
Leeds +4 2 £450 +40.62% 1
South West +3 2 £350 -13.58% 1
Manchester -2 2 - -
Kings Langley - 2 £425 -
Oxford - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 -
Glasgow +12 1 - -
Scotland +6 1 - -
Bristol +1 1 £325 -
Staffordshire -2 1 £300 -
Dorset - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £480 -
Coventry - 1 £340 -
Weybridge - 1 £400 -
Chatham - 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 £450 -
Dorchester - 1 £375 -
Norfolk - 1 £275 -

SQL Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in the job title.

1 68 (95.77%) SQL
2 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
3 32 (45.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (38.03%) ETL
5 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
6 19 (26.76%) Finance
6 19 (26.76%) C#
7 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (19.72%) Oracle
9 14 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database
11 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (15.49%) .NET
13 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.08%) Java
13 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.68%) Retail
14 9 (12.68%) Migration
14 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
15 8 (11.27%) Data Migration
15 8 (11.27%) HTML
16 7 (9.86%) XML
16 7 (9.86%) Windows
16 7 (9.86%) HTML5
16 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
16 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning

SQL Database 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 6 (8.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 32 (45.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (19.72%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database
8 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
9 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (5.63%) MS Access
11 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (4.23%) MySQL
12 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
13 2 (2.82%) PowerPivot
13 2 (2.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Ant
3 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.82%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) JUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.82%) ProC
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 7 (9.86%) HTML5
3 7 (9.86%) XML
4 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.45%) XHTML
5 5 (7.04%) Web Services
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.23%) CSS
7 3 (4.23%) jQuery
8 2 (2.82%) Apache CXF
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.82%) JSON
8 2 (2.82%) REST
8 2 (2.82%) Spring
8 2 (2.82%) Struts
8 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.41%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Clustering
2 4 (5.63%) NHS
3 3 (4.23%) Derivative
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.82%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.41%) Equities
5 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.41%) IVR
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) ETL
2 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.68%) Migration
5 8 (11.27%) Data Migration
6 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.45%) Analytics
7 6 (8.45%) Data Management
7 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.45%) ERP
7 6 (8.45%) Scrum
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.63%) High Availability
8 4 (5.63%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.63%) Master Data Management
8 4 (5.63%) MVC
8 4 (5.63%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.23%) ITSM
9 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) SQL
2 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
3 19 (26.76%) C#
4 10 (14.08%) Java
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.63%) VBA
7 3 (4.23%) C++
7 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.23%) VB
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
9 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) OCPJP
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) RedGate
4 1 (1.41%) Sybase
4 1 (1.41%) VMware