Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 46 36
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 6 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.90% 0.43% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.46% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 12
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £343 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -3.86% -5.00%
10th Percentile £309 £317 £313
90th Percentile £459 £358 £449
East of England median daily rate £357 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.93% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £41.50 £34.75 £38.26
% change year-on-year +19.42% -9.17% +0.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 282 437 443
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.24% 94.79% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 266 291
Suffolk median daily rate £395 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £133 £213 £269
90th Percentile £570 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 18
Suffolk median hourly rate £12.00 £14.73 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.53% +17.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.30 £12.15 £8.63
90th Percentile £35.50 £42.50 £15.45
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.48% +4.68%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Suffolk

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Suffolk

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Suffolk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Suffolk

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Suffolk

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 4 £369 -
Bury St Edmunds +7 2 £375 +9.49%
SQL Developer
East of England

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

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 Suffolk region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) LINQ
1 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Borland
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle