Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 24 November 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 > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.63% 1.36% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.44% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Southampton median daily rate £375 £356 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -8.78%
10th Percentile £353 £238 £242
90th Percentile £387 £559 £388
Hampshire median daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +5.19% +3.85% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 444 486 677
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 94.37% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 338 462
Southampton median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 64
Southampton median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.14% -12.50% -2.20%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.84 £28.00 £46.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Southampton region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP