The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +17 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 39 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.16% 3.06% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 3.15% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 22
Median daily rate £550 £355 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.92% -18.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £505
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 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 571 755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.68% 97.11% 98.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 405 500
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 44
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Oxfordshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Oxfordshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Oxfordshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Oxfordshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Oxford +13 32 £535 +52.85% 2
Abingdon - 2 £350 -
SQL Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 55 (96.49%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
4 23 (40.35%) .NET
4 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
4 23 (40.35%) C#
5 22 (38.60%) HTML
5 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
5 22 (38.60%) MVC
6 21 (36.84%) jQuery
6 21 (36.84%) Ajax
6 21 (36.84%) CSS
7 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
8 18 (31.58%) Java
8 18 (31.58%) GitHub
9 17 (29.82%) Mockito
9 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
9 17 (29.82%) DevOps
9 17 (29.82%) Java EE
9 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
9 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (29.82%) WebSphere
9 17 (29.82%) BPMN
9 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
9 17 (29.82%) JUnit
9 17 (29.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 17 (29.82%) JBoss
9 17 (29.82%) Scrum
9 17 (29.82%) Migration
9 17 (29.82%) TDD

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 17 (29.82%) JBoss
1 17 (29.82%) WebSphere
1 17 (29.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (28.07%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.75%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.75%) Power BI
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
1 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
1 17 (29.82%) JUnit
1 17 (29.82%) Maven
1 17 (29.82%) Mockito
2 11 (19.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Bower
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Grunt
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) .NET
2 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET
2 22 (38.60%) HTML
3 21 (36.84%) Ajax
3 21 (36.84%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) jQuery
4 17 (29.82%) Java EE
4 17 (29.82%) Spring
5 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.02%) Web Services
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.51%) WCF
9 1 (1.75%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.75%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) MVC
3 17 (29.82%) BPEL
3 17 (29.82%) BPMN
3 17 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (29.82%) DevOps
3 17 (29.82%) Migration
3 17 (29.82%) Pair Programming
3 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 17 (29.82%) TDD
3 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
4 16 (28.07%) ETL
5 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (19.30%) Data Modelling
8 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
9 9 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) SQL
2 23 (40.35%) C#
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) VB.NET
4 18 (31.58%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Talend
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Siebel