Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 72 94
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 47 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.98% 1.96% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.10% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 29 23
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £313
90th Percentile £425 £475 £400
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate £51.25 £40.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year +27.33% -10.56% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2250 1619 2547
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 93.10% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 842 1281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £543 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 79 108
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £42.56 £39.00 £31.10
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Buckinghamshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 43 £350 -6.67% 3
High Wycombe - 10 £363 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £325 -
SQL Developer
South East

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 34 (72.34%) SQL Server
2 31 (65.96%) SQL
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (51.06%) C#
6 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (36.17%) .NET
7 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (29.79%) Finance
10 11 (23.40%) TDD
10 11 (23.40%) ETL
10 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
11 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (19.15%) MVC
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle
13 8 (17.02%) SDLC
13 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.89%) Java
14 7 (14.89%) CRM
15 6 (12.77%) Banking
15 6 (12.77%) WCF
15 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
15 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (12.77%) SOLID

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Extranet
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (72.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (48.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.64%) Big Data
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
9 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
9 4 (8.51%) Power BI
9 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
10 3 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.26%) OLAP
12 1 (2.13%) DTS
12 1 (2.13%) MS Access
12 1 (2.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (12.77%) WCF
4 4 (8.51%) WPF
5 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) Ajax
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.13%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (2.13%) HTML
7 1 (2.13%) HTML5
7 1 (2.13%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.13%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.13%) RESTful
7 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (23.40%) ETL
3 11 (23.40%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) MVC
5 8 (17.02%) SDLC
6 7 (14.89%) CRM
7 6 (12.77%) SOLID
8 3 (6.38%) ERP
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.26%) DevOps
9 2 (4.26%) Web Development
10 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) GDPR
2 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.38%) Cognos
4 3 (6.38%) Epicor