Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 November 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 Server Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 105 102
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.38% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.48% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.77% -5.07%
10th Percentile £251 £402 £313
90th Percentile £463 £459 £347
South West median daily rate £408 £423 £335
% change year-on-year -3.55% +26.12% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 2,015 1,861 1,604
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,365 1,270 1,139
Bristol median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £258 £213 £231
90th Percentile £538 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 61 79
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -28.57% +48.48%
10th Percentile £15.47 £11.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.06 £50.25 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -9.09%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Power BI
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

SQL Server 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft