The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 95 76 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 5 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 1.21% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.29% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Average daily rate
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£313 £263 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £170.00 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +1196.72%
SQL Server Developer
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1539 1393 1811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.05% 93.99% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 759 967
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 64 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £24.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 -10 4 £313 +21.35%
Huddersfield - - - -
SQL Server Developer
Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 6 (54.55%) ETL
6 5 (45.45%) MDX
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
8 3 (27.27%) XML
8 3 (27.27%) C#
9 2 (18.18%) HTML
9 2 (18.18%) Java
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 2 (18.18%) VB
9 2 (18.18%) .NET
9 2 (18.18%) XHTML
9 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (18.18%) CSS
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
10 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) MDX
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XHTML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) VB