The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 45
Rank change year-on-year -10 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 15 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.85% 2.86% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.96% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 28
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +36.00%  

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 773 879 792
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.20% 96.70% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 617 546
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 39 27
Median hourly rate £20.18 £35.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.34% +152.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 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 29 March 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 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) ETL
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (17.24%) QlikView
8 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) ERP
8 5 (17.24%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) SAP
8 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Electronics
8 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Spring
9 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing

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 (6.90%) SAS
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.90%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.24%) QlikView
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.90%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.45%) Power BI
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Marketing
3 5 (17.24%) Electronics
3 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) MDX
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) FMCG
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) ETL
3 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
7 1 (3.45%) Database Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata
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