The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 100 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 5 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 1.55% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.63% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
SQL Server Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1422 1468 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.56% 94.95% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1056 762
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) T-SQL
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (52.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Database Optimisation
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Replication
7 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) MDX
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
9 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) CSS
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) MS Access
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
1 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (24.00%) MDX
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) D3.js
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) OpenLayers
6 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Database Optimisation
1 7 (28.00%) MVC
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) CMMI
5 1 (4.00%) Data Security
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
1 17 (68.00%) T-SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Informatica
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore