The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £535 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 23 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 31 31
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 32 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.79% 5.12% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.13% 5.26% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 10
Median daily rate £535 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.85% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.40% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +20.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 316 285 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.64% 97.27% 98.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 211 251
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £135 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -45.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £8.80 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 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 Oxford region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 43 (95.56%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (42.22%) C#
5 18 (40.00%) HTML
5 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) MVC
6 17 (37.78%) jQuery
6 17 (37.78%) Ajax
6 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
8 14 (31.11%) ETL
9 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (26.67%) Java
9 12 (26.67%) GitHub
10 11 (24.44%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
10 11 (24.44%) DevOps
10 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (24.44%) BPMN
10 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
10 11 (24.44%) Java EE
10 11 (24.44%) Mockito
10 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
10 11 (24.44%) JUnit
10 11 (24.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse

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 11 (24.44%) JBoss
1 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
1 11 (24.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (22.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.22%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.22%) Power BI
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
1 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
1 11 (24.44%) JUnit
1 11 (24.44%) Maven
1 11 (24.44%) Mockito
2 10 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Bower
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Grunt
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) Ajax
3 17 (37.78%) CSS
3 17 (37.78%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) Java EE
4 11 (24.44%) Spring
5 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) REST
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.44%) WCF
9 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.22%) Browserify
9 1 (2.22%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) MVC
3 14 (31.11%) ETL
4 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (24.44%) BPEL
5 11 (24.44%) BPMN
5 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (24.44%) DevOps
5 11 (24.44%) Kimball Methodology
5 11 (24.44%) Migration
5 11 (24.44%) Pair Programming
5 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 11 (24.44%) TDD
5 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 9 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) VB.NET
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) ES6
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Talend
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Siebel