The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 45 47
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 12 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.45% 2.62% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.69% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 29
Median daily rate £388 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £410 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.40% +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 Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 795 818 886
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.90% 97.38% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 583 655
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 38
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Bristol

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Bristol

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.54%) Spring
8 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (11.54%) MVC
8 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 2 (7.69%) SAS
9 2 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (7.69%) VBA
9 2 (7.69%) ActiveX
9 2 (7.69%) QlikView

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.69%) Biml
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (7.69%) QlikView
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.85%) Power BI
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) ActiveX
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ADO
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) MDX
3 1 (3.85%) React
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) ETL
3 5 (19.23%) ERP
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata