The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 115 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 5 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 1.08% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.16% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £280 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £353 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £328 £298
% change year-on-year
-4.96% +10.08%
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2242 1990 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.40% 93.43% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1105 1254
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 113 130
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
West Yorkshire -13 4 £313 +21.35% 2
North Yorkshire -2 1 £288 -5.73%
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (43.75%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (31.25%) MDX
6 5 (31.25%) VB
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) Star Schema
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) VB6
9 2 (12.50%) WinForms
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (12.50%) XHTML
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (12.50%) CSS

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) Star Schema
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) MDX
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) WinForms
3 2 (12.50%) XHTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft