The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 89 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 29 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.42% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.56% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 32
Average daily rate
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£301 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £400 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +60.00%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 1796 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.81% 91.31% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 859 992
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 131 138
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.65 £10.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.80 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Developer across the West Midlands region.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Developer across the West Midlands region.

SQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry -3 10 £298 -11.85%
Warwickshire -2 7 £250 +0.50% 2
Staffordshire -1 3 £315 -4.46% 4
Birmingham -6 3 £353 -11.87% 6
Herefordshire - 1 £300 -
Walsall - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title.

1 55 (88.71%) SQL
2 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
3 25 (40.32%) .NET
4 23 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (27.42%) C#
8 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
9 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
11 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
13 10 (16.13%) NHS
14 9 (14.52%) ETL
14 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.52%) MVC
14 9 (14.52%) MySQL
14 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (12.90%) Finance
15 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
16 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
16 7 (11.29%) Oracle
16 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
17 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
17 6 (9.68%) Migration
17 6 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
18 5 (8.06%) WPF
18 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
18 5 (8.06%) OLAP

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) 4G
2 1 (1.61%) LTE
2 1 (1.61%) 2G
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
2 23 (37.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (14.52%) MySQL
6 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
8 5 (8.06%) OLAP
9 4 (6.45%) MS Access
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.23%) Star Schema
11 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.61%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) ERwin
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Back Office
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) .NET
2 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (8.06%) WPF
6 4 (6.45%) MDX
7 3 (4.84%) XML
8 2 (3.23%) XSLT
8 2 (3.23%) XHTML
8 2 (3.23%) CSS
8 2 (3.23%) HTML
8 2 (3.23%) jQuery
8 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
9 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) NHS
2 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) WURFL
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.23%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (14.52%) ETL
2 9 (14.52%) MVC
3 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
3 6 (9.68%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) CRM
5 4 (6.45%) MVVM
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) TDD
6 3 (4.84%) Document Management
6 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.84%) SOA
7 2 (3.23%) SEO
7 2 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.23%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.61%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (88.71%) SQL
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.74%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.06%) Java
6 5 (8.06%) XAML
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) AAT
2 1 (1.61%) ICAEW
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) CIMA
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos