The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 89 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.34% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Average daily rate
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£313 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1573 1453 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.30% 94.35% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 764 1000
Average daily rate £345 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 89
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
SQL Server Developer
Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 6 £313 +7.75% 1
Wakefield - 1 £275 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
SQL Server Developer
Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) ETL
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (37.50%) MDX
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) VB
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (18.75%) Star Schema
9 3 (18.75%) NHS
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (12.50%) VB6
10 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 2 (12.50%) XHTML
10 2 (12.50%) CSS
10 2 (12.50%) HTML
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (12.50%) Ruby
10 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (18.75%) Star Schema
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) MDX
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle