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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Developer
Rank 572 582 529
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -53
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 24 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.025% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.027% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 17
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £489 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
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 £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 28 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 29 May 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 -11 21 £335 -4.28% 4
London +6 8 £425 +1.79% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £325 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £325 -
Leeds - 5 £325 -
South West +14 3 £310 -8.14% 1
Wales - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
North West - 2 £450 - 1
Somerset +15 1 £320 -1.53%
City of London +13 1 - -
Bristol +8 1 £285 -18.57% 1
Scotland -1 1 - - 1
South East -3 1 £450 +24.13%
West Midlands -10 1 £338 +8.87%
West Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 £310 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Banbury - 1 £450 -
Swansea - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £310 -
West Bromwich - 1 £338 -
York - 1 - - 1

SQL Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (91.67%) SQL
2 42 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (37.50%) .NET
6 18 (37.50%) C#
7 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 15 (31.25%) Finance
9 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (25.00%) ETL
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (18.75%) Data Modelling
13 9 (18.75%) Banking
14 7 (14.58%) Data Mapping
14 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
15 6 (12.50%) MS Access
15 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
15 6 (12.50%) Migration
15 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
15 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
16 5 (10.42%) Coaching
16 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
16 5 (10.42%) TDD
16 5 (10.42%) Data Migration

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (12.50%) MS Access
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (6.25%) QlikView
10 3 (6.25%) OLAP
11 2 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
11 2 (4.17%) Star Schema
11 2 (4.17%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (2.08%) SSDT
12 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Toad
2 4 (8.33%) NUnit
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Back Office
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) MDX
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Struts
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 4 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) ETL
3 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.58%) Data Mapping
5 6 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (10.42%) Coaching
6 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.33%) Data Management
7 4 (8.33%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.25%) Time Management
8 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 18 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.42%) Java
5 5 (10.42%) VBA
6 4 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Salt
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) CODA
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