The median contractor rate for a Senior SQL Server Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior SQL Server Developer
UK / England
Rank 560 611 578
Rank change year-on-year +51 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.015% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £459 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £480 £780
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38892 46305 45014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.87% 95.20% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25282 30341 27633
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1464 1808
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.91 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior SQL Server Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Server Developer in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior SQL Server Developer in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior SQL Server Developer in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior SQL Server Developer in England

Senior SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +12 7 £500 +4.16% 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £363 -
Senior SQL Server Developer
UK

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior SQL Server 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 England region featuring Senior SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
5 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (55.56%) Banking
6 10 (55.56%) C#
6 10 (55.56%) Finance
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Subversion
7 7 (38.89%) Back Office
7 7 (38.89%) MVC
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (33.33%) Data Mart
8 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) XML
9 5 (27.78%) XSLT
10 4 (22.22%) XSD
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 4 (22.22%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Data Mart
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.56%) QlikView
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) XSLT
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) XSD
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Equities
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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