The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL Developer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 108 105
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 21 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.14% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.63% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 12
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £284 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £460 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.48% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1687 2209 2236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.78% 92.82% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 1179 1120
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 98 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Berkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Berkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Berkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Berkshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +24 13 £375 -16.66%
Bracknell +9 3 £446 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £425 -
SQL Developer
South East

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 36 (80.00%) SQL
2 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
3 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 21 (46.67%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (35.56%) ETL
5 15 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle
10 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (17.78%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
13 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (13.33%) Web Development
13 6 (13.33%) HTML
13 6 (13.33%) MVC
14 5 (11.11%) Web Services
14 5 (11.11%) CRM
14 5 (11.11%) jQuery
14 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (8.89%) Power BI
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (4.44%) OLAP
9 2 (4.44%) Pentaho
10 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.22%) MS Access
10 1 (2.22%) OLTP
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Moq
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.11%) jQuery
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.89%) Ajax
5 4 (8.89%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) WCF
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.44%) Mason
6 2 (4.44%) MDX
6 2 (4.44%) WinForms
6 2 (4.44%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) CSS3
7 1 (2.22%) HTML5
7 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.22%) RESTful
7 1 (2.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.44%) iPad
1 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) ETL
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (17.78%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 6 (13.33%) Web Development
6 5 (11.11%) CRM
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
7 4 (8.89%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Validation
7 4 (8.89%) Wealth Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) Data Security
8 3 (6.67%) Data Validation
8 3 (6.67%) Security Management
8 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
5 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.67%) Apex Code
8 2 (4.44%) C
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) VB
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Callidus
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Marketo
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Sony
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau