The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
England / East Midlands
Rank 75 70 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 24 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.61% 1.54% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.60% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 27
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.56% +41.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1437 1565 1620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.51% 96.43% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 917 888
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 62 99
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 11 £300 +9.09% 4
Derbyshire +3 8 £438 +98.86%
Northamptonshire -11 2 £285 -24.00% 4
Leicestershire -13 1 £350 +27.27% 2
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Midlands region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 47 (95.92%) SQL
2 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
3 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (40.82%) T-SQL
7 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (30.61%) ETL
9 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (26.53%) C#
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle
11 12 (24.49%) Finance
12 11 (22.45%) .NET
13 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
13 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
14 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
15 8 (16.33%) VBA
15 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (14.29%) Banking
16 7 (14.29%) HTML
16 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 6 (12.24%) XML
17 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
17 6 (12.24%) MVC
17 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
2 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.08%) Blockchain
10 2 (4.08%) Power BI
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.04%) BODI
11 1 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
1 2 (4.08%) JBehave
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) JUnit
1 2 (4.08%) Maven
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (12.24%) XML
4 5 (10.20%) CSS
4 5 (10.20%) jQuery
4 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 5 (10.20%) XSLT
5 4 (8.16%) MDX
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.12%) Ajax
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) XHTML
6 3 (6.12%) XSD
7 2 (4.08%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) JAXB
7 2 (4.08%) JSON
7 2 (4.08%) SAX
7 2 (4.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) AS400
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (30.61%) ETL
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 4 (8.16%) Analytics
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
5 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.12%) Single Customer View
6 3 (6.12%) System Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.08%) Logistics
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) T-SQL
3 13 (26.53%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
5 8 (16.33%) VBA
6 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.12%) Java
8 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) COBOL
9 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (4.08%) RPG
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) Perl
10 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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