Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 22 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 25 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.30% 4.13% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 4.24% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Dorset median daily rate £415 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.96% +5.47% -8.57%
10th Percentile £408 £279 £308
90th Percentile £423 £440 £336
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Dorset median hourly rate - £24.75 -
South West median hourly rate - £33.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 301 330 394
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 97.35% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 233 213
Dorset median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £175
90th Percentile £535 £490 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 59
Dorset median hourly rate £26.50 £14.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.76% -61.33% +57.89%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.64 £11.65
90th Percentile £46.25 £36.75 £44.00
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +62.50%

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 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 22 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
Poole -1 3 - - 4
Bournemouth -4 1 £415 +2.47% 5
SQL Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Nintex
3 2 (50.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Ingres
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) 4G

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Ingres
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Nintex
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle