The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow 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 Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% 1.98% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 2.10% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 28
Median daily rate £313 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.40% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 617 666 869
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.49% 94.07% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 385 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 25
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 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 24 June 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) MS Access
6 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) ETL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) MS Access
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) React
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Perforce