The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 27 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.06% 0.56% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.58% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.48% +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 Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 94 172 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 96.91% 97.18% 89.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 112 82
Median daily rate £413 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +175.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Middlesex

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Middlesex

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Middlesex region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering