Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 79 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 -34 +10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 27 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.37% 2.00% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.11% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 59
Bristol median daily rate £388 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% +0.74% -10.00%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £280
90th Percentile £450 £443 £438
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £26.50 -

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 1873 1660 1658
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1175 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £523 £538 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 19 (70.37%) SQL
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) VBA
4 7 (25.93%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (18.52%) Banking
6 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (18.52%) MS Access
7 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.81%) Teradata
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (11.11%) React
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014

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 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (18.52%) MS Access
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.41%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (7.41%) QlikView
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 3 (11.11%) React
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ActiveX
2 1 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
1 7 (25.93%) SDLC
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VBA
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Teradata
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) SAP