Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 64 52
Rank change year-on-year -18 -12 -11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 9 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 1.70% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.80% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 29
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -15.63%
10th Percentile £298 £225 £247
90th Percentile £413 £375 £404
Scotland median daily rate £386 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +18.85% -7.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1243 1058 1634
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 94.55% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 566 850
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £220
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 30
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.38 £30.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -56.24% +85.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £41.35 £56.75
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Glasgow region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Biml
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) PVCS
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) FpML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) RedGate
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase