The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 64 65
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 13 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.23% 1.03% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.09% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £375 £450 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -11.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.48% +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 Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 822 777
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 91.24% 93.73% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 481 384
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 49
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £32.50 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Reading

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Reading

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (30.77%) ETL
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (15.38%) WCF
10 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 3 (11.54%) Power BI
11 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (11.54%) SDLC
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (11.54%) Power BI
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (7.69%) OLAP
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (3.85%) OLTP
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) WCF
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) Mason
5 2 (7.69%) MDX
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) WinForms
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ETL
1 8 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Data Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Document Management
5 2 (7.69%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Apex Code
6 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.69%) C
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Sony
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau