The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 58 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 25 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.36% 3.01% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 3.13% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 30
Median daily rate £325 £380 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% +17.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £451 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.52% +29.16%  

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 1039 1500 1266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.02% 96.15% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1067 841
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 38
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 3 months to 28 April 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 April 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 57 (89.06%) SQL
2 50 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 36 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (45.31%) C#
5 28 (43.75%) .NET
6 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
7 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
9 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
12 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (28.13%) ETL
14 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
14 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (21.88%) Entity Framework
15 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (21.88%) MVC
16 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (18.75%) CSS
17 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
18 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 10 (15.63%) Jasmine
19 10 (15.63%) SignalR
19 10 (15.63%) gulp
19 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
19 10 (15.63%) Grunt
20 9 (14.06%) TypeScript

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 36 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (10.94%) Power BI
9 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.56%) MS Access
12 1 (1.56%) MySQL
12 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.56%) QlikView
12 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.63%) Grunt
2 10 (15.63%) gulp
2 10 (15.63%) Jasmine
3 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
General
1 6 (9.38%) Back Office
2 2 (3.13%) Advertising
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) .NET
2 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
4 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (21.88%) Entity Framework
5 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (18.75%) CSS
7 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.63%) SignalR
8 9 (14.06%) LESS
8 9 (14.06%) Sass
9 7 (10.94%) Angular 2
9 7 (10.94%) RxJS
10 4 (6.25%) MSMQ
10 4 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.69%) HTML
11 3 (4.69%) Web Services
12 2 (3.13%) MDX
12 2 (3.13%) REST
12 2 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.56%) iPad
1 1 (1.56%) RIA
1 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) ETL
4 14 (21.88%) MVC
5 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.25%) OO
7 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) SOLID
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.56%) Project Management
10 1 (1.56%) SOA
10 1 (1.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (89.06%) SQL
2 29 (45.31%) C#
3 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
4 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.06%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.69%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.69%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) R
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos
4 1 (1.56%) ESRI
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £460 per day
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