Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 98 126
Rank change year-on-year -21 +28 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 21 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.90% 1.63% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 6.16% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 22
Leeds median daily rate £350 £355 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +2.90% +8.66%
10th Percentile £305 £270 £280
90th Percentile £390 £469 £415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £353 £360 £350
% change year-on-year -2.08% +2.86% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 591 601 715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.25% 26.52% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 397 491
Leeds median daily rate £390 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -1.83% +13.61%
10th Percentile £275 £298 £285
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £30.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +23.08% +13.45%

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

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (57.14%) Migration
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 5 (23.81%) ETL
8 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
9 4 (19.05%) IIS
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (19.05%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (9.52%) Power BI
10 1 (4.76%) DTS
10 1 (4.76%) OLAP
10 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
3 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) ETL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Developer
7 1 (4.76%) React Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) Autofac
3 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) MDX
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) React Native
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
2 5 (23.81%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) EAI
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
4 1 (4.76%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) RedGate