Period
to 23 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 79 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 -18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 22 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.20% 1.75% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.83% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 28
Bristol median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £273
90th Percentile £461 £434 £463
South West median daily rate £399 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.33% +11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 1,751 1,637 1,765
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.45% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,136 1,111 1,246
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £238
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 55 75
Bristol median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -15.38% +85.71%
10th Percentile £12.95 £11.00 £11.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.30 £47.85
South West median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -10.67% +10.29% +60.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 2018, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) ETL
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
5 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Migration
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Power BI
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
9 3 (13.64%) Teradata
9 3 (13.64%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (18.18%) Power BI
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
7 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Salt
1 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Capita