Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 99 128
Rank change year-on-year +10 +29 -26
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 18 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.34% 0.17% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.17% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 21
North East median daily rate £350 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £314 £413 £206
90th Percentile £417 £438 £513
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -10.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,292 1,147 2,208
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 95.11% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 765 1,526
North East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £256
90th Percentile £551 £563 £528
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 98
North East median hourly rate £14.78 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -22.22% +26.62%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.00 £10.18
90th Percentile £45.05 £50.00 £36.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +1.08% +0.68% +2.08%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +14 18 £350 -17.65% 2
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Power BI
7 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 4 (22.22%) NCrunch
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Open Source
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (22.22%) MSTest
7 4 (22.22%) LINQ
7 4 (22.22%) Time Management
7 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (22.22%) Power BI
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MSTest
1 4 (22.22%) NCrunch
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ETL
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft