Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 63 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 10 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.36% 1.79% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.94% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 26
Coventry median daily rate £425 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +21.74% -10.85%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £168
90th Percentile £475 £425 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £325 £319
% change year-on-year +11.54% +1.96% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +59.09% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 684 981 669
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 92.63% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 701 439
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £288 £213
90th Percentile £550 £540 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 45 49
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -39.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £39.95 £39.50 £25.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Coventry

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Coventry

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Coventry

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Coventry region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) BDD
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) SOLID
6 4 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Workflow
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) SOLID
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata