The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 45 47 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 18 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.25% 0.80% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 0.84% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 7
Median daily rate £350 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +34.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.56% +41.66%  

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 541 479 646
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.65% 96.38% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 370 397
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 £350 - 5
Abingdon - 6 £350 -
SQL Developer
South East

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (43.33%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
6 11 (36.67%) Ajax
6 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) ETL
7 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (16.67%) Talend
11 4 (13.33%) Markit EDM
11 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 4 (13.33%) Java
11 4 (13.33%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (10.00%) Workflow
12 3 (10.00%) Intranet

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.33%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) MS Access
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (3.33%) Power BI
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (3.33%) Bower
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Mockito
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
1 12 (40.00%) jQuery
2 11 (36.67%) Ajax
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.33%) Browserify
4 1 (3.33%) EJB
4 1 (3.33%) JSP
4 1 (3.33%) Meteor
4 1 (3.33%) Redux
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Economics
6 3 (10.00%) ETL Development
6 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Optimisation
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) BPMN
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) ES6
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Talend
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Siebel