Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 116 100
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 107 72 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.08% 1.48% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.54% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 43 70
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £300 £234 £280
90th Percentile £406 £475 £439
England median daily rate £416 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 - £38.26
England median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £39.76
% change year-on-year +63.64% -30.84% +6.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4838 4666 5666
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 95.69% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2780 2688 3306
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £202 £210
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 378 540
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.55% +6.55% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Hertfordshire +32 69 £363 -2.03% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 27 £335 +16.52% 3
Essex -20 10 £400 -11.11% 2
Bedfordshire -6 7 £315 -10.00%
Suffolk +14 5 £375 +4.17%
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 87 (81.31%) SQL
2 61 (57.01%) SQL Server
3 55 (51.40%) Finance
4 46 (42.99%) MVC
5 42 (39.25%) C#
6 40 (37.38%) Java
6 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (35.51%) JSON
8 35 (32.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (31.78%) .NET
10 33 (30.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (29.91%) Spring
12 31 (28.97%) Spring MVC
13 30 (28.04%) JSP
14 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
15 23 (21.50%) TDD
16 22 (20.56%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (20.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (20.56%) WCF
16 22 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (19.63%) SDLC
18 15 (14.02%) ETL
18 15 (14.02%) Oracle
19 13 (12.15%) Web Services
19 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
19 13 (12.15%) Migration
20 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
20 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
20 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
20 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.80%) JBoss
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.93%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) LDAP
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (57.01%) SQL Server
2 35 (32.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (30.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (2.80%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.87%) Big Data
10 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.87%) QlikView
11 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.80%) JIRA
5 2 (1.87%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.87%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) Mockito
6 1 (0.93%) Moq
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) PhpStorm
6 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 55 (51.40%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) French Language
3 1 (0.93%) Automotive
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.51%) JSON
2 34 (31.78%) .NET
3 32 (29.91%) Spring
4 31 (28.97%) Spring MVC
5 30 (28.04%) JSP
6 22 (20.56%) WCF
7 13 (12.15%) Web Services
8 10 (9.35%) NHibernate
9 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET
9 9 (8.41%) HTML
10 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (7.48%) XML
11 7 (6.54%) jQuery
12 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.61%) CSS
12 6 (5.61%) RESTful
13 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (3.74%) Hibernate
13 4 (3.74%) REST
13 4 (3.74%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.93%) Fintech
4 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Unix
3 2 (1.87%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) MVC
2 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.50%) TDD
4 22 (20.56%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (19.63%) SDLC
6 15 (14.02%) ETL
7 13 (12.15%) Migration
8 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.35%) CRM
9 10 (9.35%) SOLID
10 8 (7.48%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.74%) Scrum
12 3 (2.80%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.80%) ITIL
12 3 (2.80%) Prototyping
12 3 (2.80%) SOA
12 3 (2.80%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.80%) Web Development
13 2 (1.87%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 87 (81.31%) SQL
2 42 (39.25%) C#
3 40 (37.38%) Java
4 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.74%) Scala
9 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.87%) C++
10 2 (1.87%) Delphi
11 1 (0.93%) C
11 1 (0.93%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.93%) VB
11 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.74%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.02%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) Sybase
4 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.93%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.93%) Borland
5 1 (0.93%) Capita
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Logi
5 1 (0.93%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (0.93%) RedGate
5 1 (0.93%) Sage
5 1 (0.93%) Talend
5 1 (0.93%) Teradata
5 1 (0.93%) TIBCO