The median contractor rate for a SQL Database Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 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.

SQL Database Developer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 584 554
Rank change year-on-year +35 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 28 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 39
Median daily rate £450 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £476 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £331
% change year-on-year +15.38% -1.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +125.00%  
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 39575 47323 46031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25800 31094 28258
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +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 1355 1459 1862
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 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 29 March 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 29 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 +32 18 £450 +12.50% 5
South East +11 5 £350 +21.73% 7
North West +32 3 £350 +27.27% 1
West Midlands +14 1 £388 - 1
South West -6 1 - -
SQL Database Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 48 (94.12%) SQL
2 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
3 24 (47.06%) Finance
4 21 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (39.22%) T-SQL
6 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (29.41%) C#
8 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (21.57%) .NET
12 10 (19.61%) ETL
12 10 (19.61%) Banking
13 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.65%) Java
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (15.69%) Analytics
14 8 (15.69%) Unix
15 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
15 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
15 7 (13.73%) Migration
15 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2014
16 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (11.76%) JIRA
16 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (11.76%) Ab Initio
16 6 (11.76%) Fixed Income

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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (7.84%) MS Access
9 4 (7.84%) QlikView
9 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (5.88%) SSDT
11 2 (3.92%) OLAP
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.88%) Liquibase
3 3 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Redmine
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Front Office
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) MDX
4 1 (1.96%) ADO
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.96%) COM+
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.76%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Derivative
3 2 (3.92%) Equities
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (19.61%) ETL
4 8 (15.69%) Analytics
5 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
5 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.76%) Data Management
7 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Customer Insight
8 3 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.88%) Economics
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) T-SQL
3 15 (29.41%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) VBA
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Ab Initio
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Netezza
4 3 (5.88%) Talend
5 2 (3.92%) Sybase
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
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