The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 30 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 Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 34 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.34% 3.18% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 3.30% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +36.00%  

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 286 273 303
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.95% 96.47% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 146 187
Median daily rate £313 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 24
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicestershire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Advertising
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) XHTML
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
4 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) COBOL
5 2 (16.67%) RPG
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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