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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Developer
UK
Rank 570 579 552
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 27 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 35
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £321 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 26 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +13 25 £450 - 13
South East - 11 £350 - 4
London -2 9 £463 +2.77% 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £500 - 1
South West +5 3 £355 -1.25%
Hampshire - 3 £200 -
Hook - 3 £200 -
City of London -6 2 £475 +5.55% 3
Oxford - 2 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Scotland - 2 £313 -
North West +25 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Manchester +18 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Somerset +7 1 £368 +54.73%
Wiltshire +4 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £113 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Bath - 1 £368 -
Livingston - 1 £300 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £113 -
Reading - 1 £350 -
Nottingham - 1 £113 -
West Lothian - 1 £300 -
Edinburgh - 1 £325 -

SQL Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 56 (93.33%) SQL
2 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (28.33%) Finance
6 16 (26.67%) ETL
7 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.67%) .NET
8 12 (20.00%) C#
8 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.00%) Migration
11 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (13.33%) Unix
13 7 (11.67%) Oracle
13 7 (11.67%) Java
13 7 (11.67%) Banking
13 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (10.00%) Analytics
14 6 (10.00%) JIRA
14 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.00%) Data Management
14 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
15 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005

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 4 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (6.67%) MS Access
9 4 (6.67%) QlikView
9 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (5.00%) MySQL
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
11 2 (3.33%) Power BI
11 2 (3.33%) PowerPivot
11 2 (3.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) Liquibase
4 3 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.67%) Redmine
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Front Office
4 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.67%) XML
4 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.33%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.33%) HTML
5 2 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (1.67%) COM+
6 1 (1.67%) JSON
6 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Economics
2 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.33%) Derivative
3 2 (3.33%) Equities
3 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) IVR
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (26.67%) ETL
3 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.00%) Analytics
6 6 (10.00%) Data Management
7 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.67%) ERP
8 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.00%) Customer Insight
9 3 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (5.00%) Database Tuning
9 3 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (5.00%) Workflow
10 2 (3.33%) Data Analytics
10 2 (3.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 56 (93.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (20.00%) C#
4 7 (11.67%) Java
5 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.00%) VBA
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) C++
7 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.00%) Netezza
4 3 (5.00%) Talend
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian