The median contractor rate for a SQL Database Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 593 565
Rank change year-on-year +33 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 22 39 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.083% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 46
Median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £458 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year - +7.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.09 -

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 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

SQL Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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
South East +27 10 £330 -5.71% 6
London +11 8 £370 +2.06% 3
North West - 4 £350 - 3
SQL Database Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
3 23 (46.94%) T-SQL
3 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 18 (36.73%) Finance
5 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.61%) C#
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (24.49%) ETL
9 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 10 (20.41%) Banking
10 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (18.37%) Java
12 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
13 7 (14.29%) Migration
13 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.24%) Unix
14 6 (12.24%) Ab Initio
14 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
15 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (10.20%) Data Management
15 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
15 5 (10.20%) Analytics

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 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.08%) OLAP
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.04%) MS Access
10 1 (2.04%) OLTP
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Toad
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) Web Services
3 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
6 3 (6.12%) REST
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) MDX
7 2 (4.08%) SOAP
7 2 (4.08%) XML
8 1 (2.04%) ADO
8 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) ETL
3 10 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) Analytics
6 5 (10.20%) Data Management
6 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.20%) High Availability
7 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 4 (8.16%) Statistics
8 2 (4.08%) BDD
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) TDD
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) T-SQL
3 15 (30.61%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.08%) VB
8 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Postgraduate
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Ab Initio
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Rate: £280 - 325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago