Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 24 July 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 38 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.26% 0.70% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.74% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £300 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -4.62% -8.77%
10th Percentile £259 £296 £273
90th Percentile £354 £341 £338
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 305 272 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 95.91% 95.10% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 156 119
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21% +0.76%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £220
90th Percentile £550 £525 £443
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 47 38
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £32.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +27.31% +51.55%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.13 £12.31
90th Percentile £52.88 £53.75 £47.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Portsmouth

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Portsmouth

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Portsmouth region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik