The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 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 Server Developer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.85% 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 252 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 94.92% 96.55% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 161 149
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 15
Median hourly rate £24.25 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Suffolk

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Suffolk

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft