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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 84 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 29 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 2.65% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.85% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 30
Average daily rate £295 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.52% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £219 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.31 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2179 1757 2105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.98% 93.11% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 820 958
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 172 179
Average hourly rate £15.85 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
SQL Developer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -11 8 £290 -6.45% 4
Coventry -6 5 £220 -32.30%
Staffordshire -14 4 £320 -3.03% 6
Worcestershire +6 1 - -
Warwickshire -6 1 £263 - 3
Wolverhampton - 1 £300 -
Herefordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (89.58%) SQL
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (27.08%) .NET
7 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (20.83%) NHS
9 10 (20.83%) ETL
10 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.75%) MySQL
10 9 (18.75%) C#
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (16.67%) Finance
12 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
12 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
13 6 (12.50%) Oracle
13 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 6 (12.50%) MVC
13 6 (12.50%) Migration
14 5 (10.42%) Java
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
15 4 (8.33%) VBA
15 4 (8.33%) OLAP
15 4 (8.33%) Cognos
16 3 (6.25%) Banking
16 3 (6.25%) Teradata

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) LTE
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) MySQL
5 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
8 4 (8.33%) OLAP
9 3 (6.25%) DTS
10 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.17%) MS Access
10 2 (4.17%) Cognos Powerplay
10 2 (4.17%) ReportNet
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.17%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) MDX
3 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
4 1 (2.08%) LINQ
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.08%) Informatics
2 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.83%) ETL
3 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.50%) MVC
4 6 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (4.17%) CRM
5 2 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.17%) Data Transformation
6 1 (2.08%) Analytics
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) MVVM
6 1 (2.08%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.08%) Data Management
6 1 (2.08%) SOA
6 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) SQL
2 16 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (18.75%) C#
4 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Java
7 4 (8.33%) VBA
8 3 (6.25%) VB
9 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.17%) Perl
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Cognos
3 3 (6.25%) Teradata
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) CA
5 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
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