Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 66 35
Rank change year-on-year -23 -31 +15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 23 35 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.23% 2.27% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.39% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 70
Bristol median daily rate £388 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -4.41% -15.00%
10th Percentile £307 £251 £285
90th Percentile £450 £393 £400
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £33.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,775 1,466 1,587
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 95.01% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,176 1,007 1,159
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £223 £228 £240
90th Percentile £525 £561 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 74 84
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +32.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.76 £12.20 £12.15
90th Percentile £57.88 £47.50 £47.05
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +62.50%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 January 2018, 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 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (30.43%) VBA
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
7 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (21.74%) MS Access
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
9 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) Electronics
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.04%) Migration
10 3 (13.04%) Teradata
10 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 3 (13.04%) SAP
10 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 3 (13.04%) Marketing

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:

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) MS Access
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
3 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ActiveX
2 1 (4.35%) Django
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SDLC
2 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
2 6 (26.09%) ETL
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) VBA
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Teradata
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft