Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 112 126
Rank change year-on-year -28 +14 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 12 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 1.08% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.88% 3.95% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 14
Leeds median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £320 £253 £313
90th Percentile £458 £388 £457
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +7.69%
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 637 582 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.90% 27.36% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 383 473
Leeds median daily rate £400 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.83% +9.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £293
90th Percentile £538 £510 £536
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Leeds median hourly rate £10.00 £19.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +18.09% -18.53%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.47% -9.52% +14.29%

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 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Data Encryption
5 5 (41.67%) GDPR
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (16.67%) Autofac
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (16.67%) nginx
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (8.33%) OLAP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (8.33%) React Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Autofac
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) React Native
5 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Data Encryption
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) EAI
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Metadata Management
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle