The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 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
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 79 51
Rank change year-on-year -10 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 46 59 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.72% 2.00% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 2.10% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 97
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £421
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 the South West. 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
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2567 2815 2974
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.78% 95.46% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1820 1923
Median daily rate £375 £368 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -0.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 138 199
Median hourly rate £39.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.63% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.60 £42.50
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Devon -1 12 £320 -0.77% 1
Bristol -16 12 £388 +13.97% 3
Wiltshire -3 7 £390 +20.00%
Somerset -4 7 £380 -1.93%
Dorset +12 4 £425 +47.82% 5
Gloucestershire +6 1 - - 1
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 79 (91.86%) SQL
2 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
3 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (30.23%) .NET
4 26 (30.23%) C#
5 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (23.26%) T-SQL
6 20 (23.26%) Java
6 20 (23.26%) Oracle
7 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
8 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
8 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
10 15 (17.44%) Finance
11 14 (16.28%) ETL
12 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
13 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
14 11 (12.79%) Migration
14 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
15 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (10.47%) XML
16 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (9.30%) VB.NET
17 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
17 8 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (4.65%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.33%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.16%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (8.14%) Power BI
7 6 (6.98%) DTS
7 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.81%) QlikView
9 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.33%) Biml
11 2 (2.33%) MS Access
11 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.65%) JIRA
3 4 (4.65%) QUnit
4 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.33%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.33%) Sahi
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.33%) WATIR
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.16%) Toad
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) .NET
2 9 (10.47%) XML
3 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.98%) HTML
4 6 (6.98%) Silverlight
5 5 (5.81%) jQuery
5 5 (5.81%) XSLT
6 4 (4.65%) Ember.js
6 4 (4.65%) Handlebars
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.49%) CSS
7 3 (3.49%) Spring
7 3 (3.49%) Web Services
7 3 (3.49%) WinForms
8 2 (2.33%) ActiveX
8 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.33%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.33%) WCF
9 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.33%) Clustering
1 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (2.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
3 14 (16.28%) ETL
4 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Migration
6 8 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (8.14%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.14%) MVC
7 7 (8.14%) Scrum
8 6 (6.98%) BDD
8 6 (6.98%) Open Source
9 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.81%) ERP
10 4 (4.65%) Data Integration
10 4 (4.65%) SDLC
11 3 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (91.86%) SQL
2 26 (30.23%) C#
3 20 (23.26%) Java
3 20 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.33%) C
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.98%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.33%) Talend
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.16%) Tableau
5 1 (1.16%) Telerik
5 1 (1.16%) Teradata
Bournemouth, Dorset
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