Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Database Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 November 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 Database Developer
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 225 227
Rank change year-on-year +26 +2 -27
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% 0.029% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.031% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 12
North West median daily rate £350 - £344
10th Percentile £328 - £313
90th Percentile £395 - £388
England median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5427 6545 8083
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.38% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4203 4823
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £234
90th Percentile £588 £550 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 241 403
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.75 £50.06
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

SQL Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Database Developer in the North West

SQL Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Database Developer in the North West

SQL Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Database Developer in the North West

SQL Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Manchester +12 2 £388 -
Cheshire - 2 £350 -
Merseyside - 1 £325 -
SQL Database Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SQL Database 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 West region featuring SQL Database Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Toad
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

SQL Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft