The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 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 Server Developer
England > North East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 128 67
Rank change year-on-year +74 -61  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.35% 0.062% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.069% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
90th Percentile £388 £338 £375
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £33.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 1443 797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 94.15% 89.18% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 2518 1723
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.75%  
10th Percentile £208 £225 £195
90th Percentile £550 £518 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 234 343
North East median hourly rate £17.24 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.42% +86.66%  
10th Percentile £9.50 £11.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.10 £36.00 £22.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in the North East

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in the North East

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in the North East

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Tyne and Wear +82 1 £375 +15.38%
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, SQL Server 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 North East region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

SQL Server 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET