Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 111 121
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 11 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 1.02% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% 3.90% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 19
Leeds median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £335 £308 £308
90th Percentile £483 £461 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £358 £375
% change year-on-year -2.10% -4.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2014 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 596 589 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.04% 26.17% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 432 472
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £294
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.31% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 7
Leeds median hourly rate £17.66 £25.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.37% +72.41% -17.14%
10th Percentile £13.02 £24.50 £13.20
90th Percentile £28.45 £25.50 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £21.19
% change year-on-year -22.73% +3.83% +21.07%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in Leeds

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2014 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2014 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
5 4 (36.36%) Data Encryption
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) GDPR
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (9.09%) ETL
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) HTML
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) OOP
8 1 (9.09%) OO

SQL Server 2014
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) Informix
6 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL DBA
4 3 (27.27%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Autofac
1 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Encryption
2 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
2 3 (27.27%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin