The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon 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 Developer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.90% 3.78% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 3.94% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 2
Median daily rate £390 £315 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.80% -2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £365 £335
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 307 330 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.47% 95.93% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 236 259
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Swindon

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Swindon

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Swindon

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

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) Telerik