Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 76 46
Rank change year-on-year -14 -30 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 45 80 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.07% 2.65% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.75% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 92
Leeds median daily rate £325 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.45% +9.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £298 £309 £263
90th Percentile £400 £455 £369
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £16.09 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.09 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2130 2909 2785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.07% 96.29% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1458 2045 1923
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £283 £289 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £505
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 82
Leeds median hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% +0.04% -16.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.50 £8.90
90th Percentile £28.41 £17.73 £31.18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.10 £12.10 £13.60
% change year-on-year +16.53% -11.00% +4.58%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Leeds

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Leeds

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Leeds

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Leeds region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 25 (55.56%) .NET
3 25 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 24 (53.33%) C#
5 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
10 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.78%) ETL
12 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (11.11%) Power BI
14 5 (11.11%) Tableau
14 5 (11.11%) Jasmine
14 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (11.11%) MVC
14 5 (11.11%) Java
14 5 (11.11%) Oracle
14 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (8.89%) Web Services
15 4 (8.89%) TDD
15 4 (8.89%) REST

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (11.11%) Power BI
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.67%) MySQL
9 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
9 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) Grunt
4 3 (6.67%) gulp
5 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.89%) REST
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.67%) CSS
5 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 3 (6.67%) LESS
5 3 (6.67%) RxJS
5 3 (6.67%) Sass
5 3 (6.67%) SignalR
6 2 (4.44%) Angular 2
6 2 (4.44%) MDX
6 2 (4.44%) Node.js
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) WCF
7 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.78%) ETL
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.67%) Microservices
7 3 (6.67%) SOA
8 2 (4.44%) BDD
8 2 (4.44%) Kanban
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Open Source
8 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 25 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 24 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Tableau
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
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