Period
to 16 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 West > Devon
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 38 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +16
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 8 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.77% 1.83% 7.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.90% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 26
Devon median daily rate £320 £300 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.27% -15.24%
10th Percentile £310 £205 £223
90th Percentile £348 £506 £512
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £70.00 - £27.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 411 474 444
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.13% 96.15% 97.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 270 270
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.17%
10th Percentile £165 £142 £168
90th Percentile £589 £563 £495
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 40
Devon median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +109.79% -17.82%
10th Percentile £9.63 £12.91 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.88 £47.85 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -10.91% -11.29%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Devon

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Devon

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Devon

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Exeter 0 8 £320 -8.57% 3
SQL Developer
South West

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft