The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SQL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 161 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 786 1181 1119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 2.14% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.26% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 860 829
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £507 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.15 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £43.05 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.55%

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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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 -58 728 £375 - 283
London -60 306 £425 - 100
South East -15 114 £381 +8.92% 60
Yorkshire +12 77 £350 +9.37% 26
City of London -10 66 £425 +1.19% 22
North West +3 61 £350 +7.69% 36
South West -21 59 £350 +2.94% 13
West Yorkshire +16 52 £350 +7.69% 17
Leeds +16 46 £350 +7.69% 14
West Midlands -33 41 £349 +7.30% 14
Scotland +18 31 £325 -7.14% 6
Manchester -1 31 £338 +3.84% 16
East Midlands -13 31 £356 +14.00% 16
Berkshire -2 27 £381 +8.15% 4
East of England -25 27 £350 - 18
Edinburgh +30 18 £325 -4.62% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £375 +7.14% 3
Devon +7 18 £350 +8.52% 1
Reading +4 17 £398 -4.09% 1
South Yorkshire -6 17 £350 +16.50% 4
Hampshire +18 16 £410 +23.77% 16
Milton Keynes +17 16 £375 +7.14% 1
Leicestershire +4 15 £363 +27.19% 4
Birmingham -11 15 £348 +6.92% 3
North East -29 15 £369 -1.66%
Exeter +2 13 £350 +16.66%
Kent -6 13 £325 -0.76% 5
Leicester +14 12 £363 +26.08% 3
Bristol -21 12 £328 -3.67% 6
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £300 - 4

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, SQL 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 Developer in the job title.

1 1643 (93.09%) SQL
2 1059 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 676 (38.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 620 (35.13%) .NET
5 579 (32.80%) C#
6 509 (28.84%) T-SQL
7 486 (27.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 442 (25.04%) Business Intelligence
9 407 (23.06%) Microsoft
10 397 (22.49%) Finance
11 387 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
12 374 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
13 357 (20.23%) ETL
14 325 (18.41%) Oracle
15 296 (16.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 282 (15.98%) ASP.NET
17 269 (15.24%) JavaScript
18 243 (13.77%) MVC
19 238 (13.48%) PL/SQL
20 211 (11.95%) SQL Server 2012
21 186 (10.54%) SQL Server 2008
22 184 (10.42%) HTML
23 181 (10.25%) Banking
23 181 (10.25%) Java
24 174 (9.86%) .NET Framework
25 170 (9.63%) MS Excel
26 141 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
27 137 (7.76%) jQuery
28 133 (7.54%) TDD
29 132 (7.48%) Data Modelling

SQL 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 62 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.32%) IIS
3 21 (1.19%) SAS
4 20 (1.13%) CMS
5 18 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (0.79%) NServiceBus
8 12 (0.68%) Apache Spark
9 11 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.57%) Confluence
11 9 (0.51%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.45%) Apache
12 8 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.40%) JBoss
13 7 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 170 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.81%) MS Office
3 21 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.11%) MS Project
7 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.17%) Shopify
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
9 2 (0.11%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.057%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.057%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.057%) Northgate Housing
10 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.057%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.28%) PaaS
5 4 (0.23%) IaaS
5 4 (0.23%) Office 365
5 4 (0.23%) Slack
6 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.17%) GitHub
6 3 (0.17%) SaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.057%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.057%) Boomi
7 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.057%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.74%) Internet
2 9 (0.51%) HTTP
3 7 (0.40%) SMS
4 6 (0.34%) Intranet
5 5 (0.28%) Network Security
5 5 (0.28%) SNMP
6 4 (0.23%) FTP
7 3 (0.17%) SAN
7 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.11%) Skype
8 2 (0.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.057%) DNS
9 1 (0.057%) DVB
9 1 (0.057%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.057%) Profibus
9 1 (0.057%) Softphone
9 1 (0.057%) VoIP
9 1 (0.057%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1059 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 676 (38.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 486 (27.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 374 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
5 296 (16.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 211 (11.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 186 (10.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (7.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 117 (6.63%) Oracle Database
10 96 (5.44%) Relational Database
11 71 (4.02%) Power BI
12 60 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 57 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 54 (3.06%) NoSQL
15 50 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
16 47 (2.66%) QlikView
17 42 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
18 41 (2.32%) MongoDB
19 36 (2.04%) Big Data
20 35 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 108 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 104 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 49 (2.78%) Subversion
5 34 (1.93%) NUnit
5 34 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
6 26 (1.47%) JIRA
7 24 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 19 (1.08%) JUnit
9 17 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 16 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.91%) Toad
11 14 (0.79%) TeamCity
12 13 (0.74%) Maven
13 11 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
14 10 (0.57%) Gradle
14 10 (0.57%) IntelliJ
14 10 (0.57%) Moq
14 10 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
15 8 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 397 (22.49%) Finance
2 181 (10.25%) Banking
3 62 (3.51%) Retail
4 52 (2.95%) Back Office
5 51 (2.89%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.38%) Front Office
7 35 (1.98%) Advertising
8 31 (1.76%) Marketing
9 27 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.79%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.74%) Legal
13 8 (0.45%) Billing
14 7 (0.40%) Games
15 6 (0.34%) Electronics
16 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.23%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.23%) French Language
18 3 (0.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (35.13%) .NET
2 282 (15.98%) ASP.NET
3 184 (10.42%) HTML
4 174 (9.86%) .NET Framework
5 141 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 137 (7.76%) jQuery
7 130 (7.37%) CSS
8 121 (6.86%) XML
9 118 (6.69%) Web Services
10 109 (6.18%) Entity Framework
11 97 (5.50%) WCF
12 92 (5.21%) AngularJS
13 60 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 57 (3.23%) WPF
15 48 (2.72%) MDX
16 45 (2.55%) JSON
16 45 (2.55%) RESTful
17 44 (2.49%) Spring
18 43 (2.44%) SOAP
19 42 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 115 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.29%) Visualisation
3 49 (2.78%) NHS
4 40 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 31 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
5 31 (1.76%) Replication
6 29 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 25 (1.42%) Derivative
9 21 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.13%) Equities
10 20 (1.13%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.02%) User Experience
12 13 (0.74%) Credit Risk
12 13 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.57%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 94 (5.33%) Windows
2 74 (4.19%) Unix
3 69 (3.91%) Linux
4 15 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 13 (0.74%) Android
6 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.17%) HPUX
9 2 (0.11%) Solaris
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.057%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.057%) MVS
10 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (25.04%) Business Intelligence
2 387 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (20.23%) ETL
4 243 (13.77%) MVC
5 133 (7.54%) TDD
6 132 (7.48%) Data Modelling
7 128 (7.25%) Migration
8 112 (6.35%) Scrum
9 106 (6.01%) Unit Testing
10 92 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
11 79 (4.48%) Web Development
12 72 (4.08%) Kimball Methodology
13 67 (3.80%) Analytics
14 66 (3.74%) SDLC
15 64 (3.63%) OO
16 61 (3.46%) Data Analysis
17 58 (3.29%) Data Migration
18 48 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
19 47 (2.66%) Software Engineering
20 46 (2.61%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1643 (93.09%) SQL
2 579 (32.80%) C#
3 509 (28.84%) T-SQL
4 269 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 238 (13.48%) PL/SQL
6 181 (10.25%) Java
7 103 (5.84%) VBA
8 75 (4.25%) VB.NET
9 65 (3.68%) VB
10 54 (3.06%) Python
11 45 (2.55%) C++
12 36 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 36 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 29 (1.64%) C
13 29 (1.64%) Perl
14 23 (1.30%) PHP
15 22 (1.25%) VB6
16 15 (0.85%) VBScript
17 13 (0.74%) Scala
18 10 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (4.31%) Security Cleared
2 58 (3.29%) Degree
3 45 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.28%) MCITP
6 5 (0.28%) MCTS
7 4 (0.23%) PhD
8 3 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.17%) MCAD
8 3 (0.17%) MCSD
8 3 (0.17%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.11%) MCP
10 1 (0.057%) CISSP
10 1 (0.057%) HNC
10 1 (0.057%) HND
10 1 (0.057%) ISEB
10 1 (0.057%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.00%) QA
2 23 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.34%) Basel III
5 5 (0.28%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.23%) GAAP
6 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.17%) SLA
8 2 (0.11%) Basel II
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.057%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.057%) DICOM
9 1 (0.057%) HL7
9 1 (0.057%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.057%) MiFID
9 1 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (0.57%) Docker
2 6 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.057%) HDFS
4 1 (0.057%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.057%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) Control-M
1 6 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.28%) SCOM
3 4 (0.23%) SCCM
4 2 (0.11%) Ansible
4 2 (0.11%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.057%) Ambari
5 1 (0.057%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.057%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.057%) Grafana
5 1 (0.057%) Kibana
5 1 (0.057%) logstash
5 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.057%) StatsD
5 1 (0.057%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 407 (23.06%) Microsoft
2 325 (18.41%) Oracle
3 50 (2.83%) SAP
3 50 (2.83%) Tableau
4 37 (2.10%) Cognos
5 32 (1.81%) Teradata
6 28 (1.59%) Informatica
7 25 (1.42%) Sybase
8 17 (0.96%) Netezza
9 13 (0.74%) Google
10 12 (0.68%) IBM
11 11 (0.62%) Greenplum
11 11 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.62%) Vertica
12 10 (0.57%) Adobe
12 10 (0.57%) Bloomberg
12 10 (0.57%) Talend
13 9 (0.51%) RedGate
14 6 (0.34%) Rackspace
14 6 (0.34%) Reuters
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Mint
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Strike IT Services
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £600 to £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
IQUO
Salary: Negotiable, Market rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Kalpa Resource
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney
Noir Consulting
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + n/a
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum paid LTD
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Foresight Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £570 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 27 days ago