Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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 Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 63 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 27 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.08% 1.31% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.37% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 8 19
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £343 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +2.08% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £280
90th Percentile £394 £375 £383
East of England median daily rate £357 £360 £350
% change year-on-year -0.90% +2.86% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £34.75 £38.26
% change year-on-year +19.42% -9.17% -6.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,225 1,022 1,284
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 95.60% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 451 743
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £355 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -7.79% +9.22%
10th Percentile £230 £163 £225
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 120 117
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +47.06% -34.62%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.98 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.19
% change year-on-year -2.50% -9.86% +10.94%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Cambridge +1 13 £363 +11.54% 4
Peterborough -15 6 £325 +18.18% 1
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 17 (62.96%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) TDD
5 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) MVC
6 14 (51.85%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (37.04%) WCF
8 10 (37.04%) SDLC
9 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (25.93%) SOLID
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 5 (18.52%) Docker
12 5 (18.52%) Node.js
12 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
13 4 (14.81%) WPF
13 4 (14.81%) JSON
13 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
13 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (11.11%) OO

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (7.41%) Big Data
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) WCF
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (18.52%) Node.js
5 4 (14.81%) JSON
5 4 (14.81%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) MVC
4 10 (37.04%) SDLC
5 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (25.93%) SOLID
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (7.41%) Data Engineering
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) ETL
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (3.70%) Kanban
10 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (3.70%) Pattern Matching
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) AWK
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) R
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian