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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Developer
Rank 583 535 565
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 29 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.097% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 25
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£348 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
-5.76% -1.29%
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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -30 29 £348 -9.15% 12
London -2 10 £500 +14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £300 -7.69% 1
South East +1 8 £300 -7.69% 2
Milton Keynes - 8 £300 - 1
City of London +28 5 £500 +5.26%
West Yorkshire +6 4 - -
Yorkshire +1 4 - -
Bradford 0 4 - -
South West -42 3 £330 - 2
East Midlands +1 1 £625 - 1
North West -6 1 £313 -3.84% 1
East of England -20 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Southwark - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -

SQL Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (95.56%) SQL
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
3 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) .NET
8 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (22.22%) ETL
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (15.56%) OLAP
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle
13 6 (13.33%) Web Services
14 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (11.11%) Banking
14 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 5 (11.11%) Windows
14 5 (11.11%) C#
15 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
15 4 (8.89%) RUP
15 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
15 4 (8.89%) MS Access
15 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
15 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematica
2 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (15.56%) OLAP
8 4 (8.89%) MS Access
9 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
9 3 (6.67%) DTS
9 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (2.22%) QlikView
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.22%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) WinForms
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) DTV
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Equities
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Derivative
2 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (22.22%) ETL
3 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.89%) RUP
5 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.89%) MVC
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) System Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) UML
7 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Fund Management
7 2 (4.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) VB
5 2 (4.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) R
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) WMI
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Sybase
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) StatPro
4 2 (4.44%) FactSet
4 2 (4.44%) BI-SAM
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) SunGard
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
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Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-200 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Salisbury
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £360 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago