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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 159 77 107
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 879 1429 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.61% 2.59% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.73% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 1087 740
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 £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.94 £23.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £67.20 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%

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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -64 842 £375 +3.44% 344
London -71 376 £450 +5.88% 133
South East -1 158 £360 +10.76% 58
South West -35 66 £338 +2.58% 15
City of London -38 64 £425 -2.57% 36
North West -37 61 £325 - 56
Yorkshire -40 52 £348 +7.07% 35
West Midlands -24 47 £375 +25.00% 15
East Midlands +9 39 £280 -11.11% 10
West Yorkshire -38 33 £325 - 24
Hampshire +2 29 £320 +11.30% 17
East of England -6 29 £325 -13.33% 21
Leeds -37 28 £333 +2.30% 12
Bristol -1 27 £340 +2.64% 2
Manchester -34 25 £330 - 32
Kent -1 24 £363 +9.43% 9
Surrey -11 23 £390 +5.76% 7
Scotland -62 23 £338 -6.89% 10
Birmingham +14 22 £400 +37.93% 7
Cheshire -10 21 £325 - 13
Leicestershire +10 16 £280 +3.70% 4
West Sussex -20 15 £338 +10.20% 3
Wiltshire -4 14 £341 +5.00% 2
Berkshire -16 14 £450 -10.00% 5
South Yorkshire -26 14 £375 +20.00% 4
Oxfordshire +2 13 £360 -20.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £245 +8.88% 3
Swindon +9 12 £320 -3.75% 1
Milton Keynes +9 12 £356 -1.72% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 12 £356 +1.78% 7

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1701 (89.15%) SQL
2 1150 (60.27%) SQL Server
3 713 (37.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 697 (36.53%) .NET
5 650 (34.07%) C#
6 567 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 545 (28.56%) T-SQL
8 515 (26.99%) Finance
9 445 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
10 444 (23.27%) Microsoft
11 361 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
12 358 (18.76%) Data Warehouse
13 357 (18.71%) ETL
14 351 (18.40%) Oracle
15 324 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 293 (15.36%) MVC
17 283 (14.83%) ASP.NET
18 258 (13.52%) JavaScript
19 255 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
20 244 (12.79%) Banking
21 230 (12.05%) PL/SQL
22 217 (11.37%) HTML
23 201 (10.53%) MS Excel
24 196 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
25 171 (8.96%) XML
26 170 (8.91%) Web Services
27 164 (8.60%) Java
28 162 (8.49%) CSS
29 156 (8.18%) .NET Framework
30 151 (7.91%) 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 68 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 54 (2.83%) IIS
3 25 (1.31%) CMS
4 20 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 15 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 14 (0.73%) Node.js
7 13 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (0.68%) JBoss
8 12 (0.63%) Apache
8 12 (0.63%) Jetty
9 11 (0.58%) Apache Pig
9 11 (0.58%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.47%) Apache Spark
11 9 (0.47%) SAS
11 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.31%) Liferay
15 4 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 201 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.47%) MS Office
3 8 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.37%) MS Project
5 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.31%) RMDS
4 5 (0.26%) Beauchamp
4 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.10%) Global One
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.10%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.052%) FastStats
7 1 (0.052%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.052%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.052%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.37%) SaaS
4 4 (0.21%) GitHub
4 4 (0.21%) IaaS
5 3 (0.16%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.94%) HTTP
2 11 (0.58%) Internet
3 7 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 7 (0.37%) SSL
4 5 (0.26%) Network Security
5 3 (0.16%) DNS
5 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.10%) Firewall
6 2 (0.10%) LDAP
6 2 (0.10%) SNMP
7 1 (0.052%) Broadband
7 1 (0.052%) DHCP
7 1 (0.052%) Extranet
7 1 (0.052%) FTP
7 1 (0.052%) Modbus
7 1 (0.052%) SMTP
7 1 (0.052%) WAN
7 1 (0.052%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1150 (60.27%) SQL Server
2 713 (37.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 567 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 358 (18.76%) Data Warehouse
5 324 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 255 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 196 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 148 (7.76%) Oracle Database
9 92 (4.82%) Relational Database
10 91 (4.77%) SQL Server 2014
11 89 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 62 (3.25%) NoSQL
12 62 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
13 61 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
14 58 (3.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 57 (2.99%) Big Data
16 52 (2.73%) MS Access
17 51 (2.67%) OLAP
17 51 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
18 46 (2.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 133 (6.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 123 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 55 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
4 45 (2.36%) Subversion
5 27 (1.42%) Git (software)
6 26 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 24 (1.26%) JIRA
8 23 (1.21%) Maven
8 23 (1.21%) NUnit
9 16 (0.84%) Ant
10 15 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.79%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.79%) TeamCity
10 15 (0.79%) Toad
11 14 (0.73%) Moq
12 13 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (0.52%) JUnit
13 10 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (0.52%) Selenium
14 8 (0.42%) MSTest
General
1 515 (26.99%) Finance
2 244 (12.79%) Banking
3 78 (4.09%) Front Office
4 72 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 49 (2.57%) Retail
6 45 (2.36%) Back Office
7 43 (2.25%) Marketing
8 42 (2.20%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.05%) Legal
10 20 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.68%) Electronics
12 12 (0.63%) Advertising
13 11 (0.58%) Law
14 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.37%) International Banking
15 7 (0.37%) Publishing
16 6 (0.31%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.21%) Automotive
17 4 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 697 (36.53%) .NET
2 283 (14.83%) ASP.NET
3 217 (11.37%) HTML
4 171 (8.96%) XML
5 170 (8.91%) Web Services
6 162 (8.49%) CSS
7 156 (8.18%) .NET Framework
8 144 (7.55%) jQuery
9 138 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 126 (6.60%) WCF
11 104 (5.45%) AngularJS
12 87 (4.56%) HTML5
13 80 (4.19%) Entity Framework
14 69 (3.62%) MDX
15 57 (2.99%) REST
16 56 (2.94%) SOAP
17 55 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (2.73%) WPF
19 49 (2.57%) WinForms
20 46 (2.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 111 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (3.88%) NHS
3 57 (2.99%) Derivative
4 54 (2.83%) Replication
5 46 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 37 (1.94%) Hedge funds
6 37 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 33 (1.73%) Fixed Income
9 28 (1.47%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 27 (1.42%) Visualisation
11 26 (1.36%) Equities
11 26 (1.36%) N-Tier
12 23 (1.21%) Data Integration
13 21 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 21 (1.10%) Market Risk
14 20 (1.05%) Data Extraction
14 20 (1.05%) Mathematics
15 19 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
16 18 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 111 (5.82%) Unix
2 106 (5.56%) Windows
3 78 (4.09%) Linux
4 9 (0.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.37%) Solaris
7 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.16%) Android
9 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.10%) zOS
11 1 (0.052%) MVS
11 1 (0.052%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.052%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
2 361 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (18.71%) ETL
4 293 (15.36%) MVC
5 151 (7.91%) Data Modelling
6 145 (7.60%) Migration
7 141 (7.39%) Performance Tuning
8 140 (7.34%) TDD
9 115 (6.03%) Scrum
10 94 (4.93%) Unit Testing
11 88 (4.61%) SDLC
12 85 (4.45%) Data Migration
13 84 (4.40%) Software Engineering
14 83 (4.35%) OO
15 82 (4.30%) Web Development
16 74 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (3.46%) Multithreading
18 65 (3.41%) Kimball Methodology
19 59 (3.09%) Analytics
20 56 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1701 (89.15%) SQL
2 650 (34.07%) C#
3 545 (28.56%) T-SQL
4 258 (13.52%) JavaScript
5 230 (12.05%) PL/SQL
6 164 (8.60%) Java
7 109 (5.71%) VBA
8 87 (4.56%) VB.NET
9 76 (3.98%) VB
10 75 (3.93%) C++
11 57 (2.99%) Python
12 55 (2.88%) Shell Script
13 50 (2.62%) C
14 40 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 30 (1.57%) PHP
16 29 (1.52%) Perl
16 29 (1.52%) VBScript
17 20 (1.05%) VB6
18 13 (0.68%) XAML
19 12 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 100 (5.24%) Degree
2 79 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.26%) MCSD
7 5 (0.26%) MCSE
8 3 (0.16%) MCITP
8 3 (0.16%) MCP
8 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.16%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.10%) MCSA
10 1 (0.052%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.052%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.052%) HND
10 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.052%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.052%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.10%) Data Quality
2 36 (1.89%) QA
3 16 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 14 (0.73%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.21%) SLA
6 3 (0.16%) Basel II
6 3 (0.16%) HL7
6 3 (0.16%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.16%) MiFID
7 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.10%) EMIR
8 1 (0.052%) GAAP
8 1 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.16%) Docker
4 2 (0.10%) HDFS
4 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.052%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (0.42%) Control-M
2 7 (0.37%) Puppet
3 5 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.16%) Kibana
4 3 (0.16%) logstash
4 3 (0.16%) SCCM
4 3 (0.16%) SCOM
5 2 (0.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.10%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.052%) Ansible
6 1 (0.052%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.052%) Grafana
6 1 (0.052%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.052%) Salt
6 1 (0.052%) StatsD
Vendors
1 444 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 351 (18.40%) Oracle
3 47 (2.46%) Tableau
4 25 (1.31%) SAP
5 21 (1.10%) Teradata
6 17 (0.89%) Cognos
6 17 (0.89%) Informatica
7 16 (0.84%) IBM
8 15 (0.79%) DevExpress
9 14 (0.73%) Sitecore
10 12 (0.63%) Splunk
10 12 (0.63%) TIBCO
11 10 (0.52%) Reuters
12 9 (0.47%) Bloomberg
12 9 (0.47%) Telerik
13 8 (0.42%) Sybase
13 8 (0.42%) Zend
14 6 (0.31%) HP
14 6 (0.31%) ION Trading
14 6 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £480 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago