Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 93 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 27 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.99% 1.39% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.46% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 43
Surrey median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +23.08%
10th Percentile £329 £343 £326
90th Percentile £473 £488 £535
South East median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Surrey median hourly rate - - £53.31
South East median hourly rate £51.25 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year +36.67% -18.48% +53.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,588 1,919 2,473
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 95.00% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,817 1,201 1,565
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +10.67%
10th Percentile £275 £170 £263
90th Percentile £585 £563 £550
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 112 110
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.05% - +15.32%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.61 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.57 £42.00 £54.04
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year +2.86% -8.04% +18.94%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Surrey

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Surrey

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Surrey

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Surrey

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Leatherhead -1 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Reigate - 4 £413 - 3
Woking +7 3 £425 +13.33%
Cobham +6 2 £438 -
Redhill -13 2 £333 -25.28% 1
Staines - 1 - - 1
SQL Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) jQuery
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) Unix
5 9 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
6 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
6 8 (29.63%) AIX
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
6 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
6 8 (29.63%) SQLPlus
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) Java
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) ETL

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.41%) npm
4 2 (7.41%) Serverless
4 2 (7.41%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) SQLPlus
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.41%) DB2
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) NUnit
2 4 (14.81%) ProC
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Bower
3 2 (7.41%) NuGet
3 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) jQuery
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) HTML5
3 6 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (18.52%) React
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Camel
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) CSS
7 2 (7.41%) Spring
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Unix
2 8 (29.63%) AIX
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 5 (18.52%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) ERP
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Statistics
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 6 (22.22%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) C
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GCP
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) RedGate