The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 35 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.61% 2.97% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.08% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 38
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £443 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +36.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1301 1883 1746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.87% 96.56% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 1289 1091
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 69 88
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £8.75 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 31 £325 -14.47% 5
Halifax - 3 £310 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £413 -
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 81 (92.05%) SQL
2 68 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 54 (61.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
6 31 (35.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (32.95%) C#
8 28 (31.82%) .NET
8 28 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 23 (26.14%) ETL
11 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
12 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework
17 14 (15.91%) Entity Framework
17 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
17 14 (15.91%) MVC
17 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (13.64%) Tableau
19 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
19 12 (13.64%) CSS
20 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
21 10 (11.36%) SignalR
21 10 (11.36%) AngularJS

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.14%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 54 (61.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (35.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (9.09%) Power BI
9 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
10 6 (6.82%) RDBMS
10 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (4.55%) QlikView
12 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (2.27%) OLAP
12 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.14%) MS Access
13 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.36%) Grunt
2 10 (11.36%) gulp
2 10 (11.36%) Jasmine
3 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (6.82%) Back Office
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Advertising
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) .NET
2 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.05%) .NET Framework
4 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (15.91%) Entity Framework
5 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (13.64%) CSS
7 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.36%) SignalR
8 9 (10.23%) LESS
8 9 (10.23%) Sass
9 7 (7.95%) Angular 2
9 7 (7.95%) RxJS
10 4 (4.55%) MSMQ
10 4 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.41%) HTML
11 3 (3.41%) MDX
12 2 (2.27%) WCF
12 2 (2.27%) Web Services
13 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (26.14%) ETL
3 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
4 14 (15.91%) MVC
5 8 (9.09%) Analytics
5 8 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.95%) TDD
7 6 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (4.55%) Migration
8 4 (4.55%) OO
8 4 (4.55%) Software Architecture
8 4 (4.55%) Visualisation
9 3 (3.41%) Data Management
9 3 (3.41%) SOLID
9 3 (3.41%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.27%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (92.05%) SQL
2 44 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 29 (32.95%) C#
4 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
6 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.41%) Python
6 3 (3.41%) VBA
7 2 (2.27%) Java
7 2 (2.27%) R
7 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.64%) Tableau
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle
4 8 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) Cognos
5 1 (1.14%) ESRI
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 per day
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