Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 114 147
Rank change year-on-year -17 +33 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 13 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.52% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 2.17% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 5
Leeds median daily rate £450 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.39% -8.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £409 £301 £330
90th Percentile £488 £469 £439
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £368 £368
% change year-on-year +22.45% - +13.08%
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 648 554 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.13% 26.03% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 394 531
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £296
90th Percentile £554 £536 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.93% -15.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £17.98 £13.13
90th Percentile £33.15 £24.73 £31.13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £16.09
% change year-on-year -13.92% +22.75% -13.03%

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 21 August 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 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Data Encryption
4 8 (61.54%) GDPR
5 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Informix
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (7.69%) Data Integration

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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Developer
3 5 (38.46%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (30.77%) DBA
4 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) Data Encryption
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) GDPR
2 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle