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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 99 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 4 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 1.77% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.87% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 7
Median daily rate £425 £328 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% +4.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +88.57%
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
1419 1552 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.27% 94.92% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 1113 686
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Replication
5 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) Database Optimisation
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (25.00%) MDX
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (10.00%) Front End Development

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 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (25.00%) MDX
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) D3.js
6 1 (5.00%) OpenLayers
6 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Database Optimisation
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Data Security
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
1 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle