The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 53 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.14% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.18% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £218 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.42% -3.33%  
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 £43.00 £46.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.52% +29.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 493 595 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.47% 97.06% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 356 358
Median daily rate £350 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 42 75
Median hourly rate £33.50 £33.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.29% +148.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Cambridgeshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Cambridge +5 6 £338 +42.85% 2
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Push Notifications
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ERP

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NFC
1 1 (9.09%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Push Notifications
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata