The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 45 50 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 7 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.34% 0.70% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.75% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £400 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £303 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £338 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.56% +41.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 533 793
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.84% 92.70% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 298 463
Median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.49 £32.50 £93.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Access
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) IIS
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) MS Access
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Ingres
7 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Moq
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCAD
2 2 (14.29%) MCSD
2 2 (14.29%) MCTS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Basel III
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce
2 1 (7.14%) SAP