Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 28 July 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 41
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 10 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.26% 2.19% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 2.26% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Dorset median daily rate £381 £375 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +19.52% -16.33%
10th Percentile £317 £268 £271
90th Percentile £436 £803 £399
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £333
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.50% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £32.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 229 487 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 97.45% 96.82% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 317 216
Dorset median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £213 £212 £160
90th Percentile £475 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 39 47
Dorset median hourly rate £17.39 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.21% -40.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.96 £11.60
90th Percentile £45.25 £44.00 £44.25
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +57.14% +10.53%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Dorset

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Dorset

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Dorset over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Dorset

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Dorset

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Bournemouth +16 5 £356 -52.50% 1
SQL Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Dorset region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) QlikView
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Gradle
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (10.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle