The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 18 36
Rank change year-on-year -27 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.38% 7.72% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 7.87% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 3
Median daily rate £400 £280 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +5.66%  
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 255 254 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.23% 98.07% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 154 166
Median daily rate £315 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +14.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.50 £14.00
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 Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Leicestershire 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
Market Harborough - 1 £400 - 1
SQL Developer
East Midlands

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft