Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 24 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 Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 61 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 46 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.28% 2.66% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 2.71% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 20
Oxford median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £341 £343 £248
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxford median hourly rate - - £45.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 708 701 649
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 98.32% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 525 510
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £188 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 40
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.21% -15.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.55 £8.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £37.10 £55.08
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.43 £16.83
% change year-on-year +1.95% +3.60% +8.55%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Oxford

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Oxford

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Oxford

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Oxford region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
3 27 (58.70%) C#
3 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 27 (58.70%) AngularJS
4 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 26 (56.52%) MVC
5 25 (54.35%) HTML
5 25 (54.35%) .NET
5 25 (54.35%) jQuery
6 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 22 (47.83%) VB.NET
7 22 (47.83%) Ajax
8 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (45.65%) Web Services
9 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
10 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
12 11 (23.91%) ETL
12 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
13 10 (21.74%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (21.74%) Talend
13 10 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (19.57%) Dimensional Modelling
14 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
15 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (13.04%) Java
16 6 (13.04%) REST

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (6.52%) IIS
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
3 3 (6.52%) PaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.17%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (63.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) OLAP
6 3 (6.52%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (10.87%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) JUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) Mockito
5 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) JDeveloper
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) AngularJS
2 26 (56.52%) CSS
3 25 (54.35%) .NET
3 25 (54.35%) HTML
3 25 (54.35%) jQuery
4 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 22 (47.83%) Ajax
6 21 (45.65%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) REST
8 4 (8.70%) SOAP
8 4 (8.70%) Spring
9 3 (6.52%) Angular 2
9 3 (6.52%) Java EE
9 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.52%) XML
10 2 (4.35%) Grails
10 2 (4.35%) Node.js
10 2 (4.35%) Play Framework
10 2 (4.35%) React
10 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.91%) ETL
5 10 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (19.57%) Data Modelling
6 9 (19.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.87%) Data Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.70%) Data Management
9 4 (8.70%) DevOps
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) TDD
10 3 (6.52%) BDD
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (58.70%) C#
2 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) VB.NET
4 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Talend
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter
4 3 (6.52%) VMware