The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £323 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 64 67
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 11 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 1.34% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.40% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 11
Median daily rate £323 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.77% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £458 £400
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 964 997 1141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 93.77% 95.59% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 526 519
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +32.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £42.50
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 7 £425 +13.33% 9
Gerrards Cross - 2 £275 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £323 -
High Wycombe - 1 £315 -
SQL Developer
South East

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

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 Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) SAP
6 5 (18.52%) Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) CSS
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow Development
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) Jenkins

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 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
1 2 (7.41%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Extranet
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) Endeca
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Power BI
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Hudson
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) EJB
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) Java EE
6 2 (7.41%) JSP
6 2 (7.41%) JSTL
6 2 (7.41%) Lucene
6 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Struts
6 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow Development
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Database Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) SEO
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) COBOL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) RPG
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
4 3 (11.11%) Informatica
5 2 (7.41%) Coremetrics
5 2 (7.41%) Google
5 2 (7.41%) hybris
5 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) PayPal
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos