Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Database Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 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 Database Developer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 789 804 741
Rank change year-on-year +15 -63 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 62 62 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.063% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.067% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 44 89
England median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £315 £300
90th Percentile £488 £485 £500
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89936 92818 97863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59957 61108 63299
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2672 2997 3790
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

SQL Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
South East +14 27 £338 -10.00% 1
London -26 23 £475 +26.67% 1
North of England +71 6 £350 -12.50% 2
Midlands +24 6 £315 -23.17% 1
North West +15 5 £350 - 1
East of England -13 4 £315 -16.00%
West Midlands +25 3 £325 -20.73% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £315 -
South West +4 2 £326 -6.79% 1
Yorkshire +21 1 £275 -31.25% 1
SQL Database Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in the job title.

1 57 (91.94%) SQL
2 51 (82.26%) SQL Server
3 37 (59.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (56.45%) T-SQL
5 27 (43.55%) .NET
5 27 (43.55%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (40.32%) Migration
7 21 (33.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 20 (32.26%) ETL
8 20 (32.26%) Web Services
9 18 (29.03%) Data Management
9 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
9 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (27.42%) Statistics
11 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
11 16 (25.81%) High Availability
11 16 (25.81%) Algorithms
12 13 (20.97%) Finance
13 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (17.74%) C#
15 10 (16.13%) Oracle
16 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
16 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2016
17 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (12.90%) Web Development
18 7 (11.29%) Banking

SQL Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Drupal
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (82.26%) SQL Server
2 37 (59.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (43.55%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
8 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
9 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.23%) DTS
11 2 (3.23%) MS Access
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) NUnit
2 2 (3.23%) Toad
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Front Office
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) Web Services
3 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
4 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.45%) HTML
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
7 2 (3.23%) Code First Entity Framework
7 2 (3.23%) React Native
7 2 (3.23%) REST
7 2 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Algorithms
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Equities
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Migration
2 20 (32.26%) ETL
3 18 (29.03%) Data Management
4 17 (27.42%) Statistics
5 16 (25.81%) High Availability
6 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (12.90%) Web Development
9 6 (9.68%) CRM
9 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Kanban
9 6 (9.68%) MVC
9 6 (9.68%) RAD
10 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.45%) BDD
11 4 (6.45%) Scrum
11 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (91.94%) SQL
2 35 (56.45%) T-SQL
3 11 (17.74%) C#
4 5 (8.06%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) C
6 3 (4.84%) VBA
7 2 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) CTC Cleared
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) Lotus
4 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.61%) Yardi