The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Developer
Rank 572 576 533
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -43
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 21 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.041% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.044% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 27
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£450 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £369 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +22.91%
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
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

SQL Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Database Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 -6 20 £450 +22.03% 10
London +3 14 £450 +12.50% 2
City of London +25 7 £450 -
South West +4 2 £303 -16.55% 2
Bristol -3 1 £285 -21.37% 1
West Midlands -16 1 £338 - 1
South East -20 1 £300 -17.24% 2
East of England - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £300 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Olney - - - -

SQL Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in their job title.

1 36 (92.31%) SQL
2 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 19 (48.72%) .NET
3 19 (48.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (41.03%) C#
5 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.77%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) Banking
9 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.51%) ETL
10 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
10 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) Migration
12 6 (15.38%) MS Access
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle
13 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.82%) VBA
13 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
13 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
14 4 (10.26%) Coaching

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (15.38%) MS Access
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.13%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (5.13%) Star Schema
9 2 (5.13%) QlikView
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.56%) SSDT
10 1 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.56%) Essbase
10 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Banking
3 8 (20.51%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Automotive
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) MDX
4 1 (2.56%) LINQ
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Fixed Income
1 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
2 3 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
4 1 (2.56%) Equities
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) ETL
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.95%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Data Management
6 3 (7.69%) BCP
6 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 3 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.82%) VBA
5 4 (10.26%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) Scala
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Tableau
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) CODA
5 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
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