Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 112 127
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 19 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.84% 1.31% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.19% 5.07% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 29
Leeds median daily rate £350 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £301 £317 £255
90th Percentile £394 £475 £393
West Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £365 £325
% change year-on-year -2.74% +12.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £10.75

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 596 670 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.49% 25.81% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 466 569
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £305 £296 £281
90th Percentile £541 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Leeds median hourly rate - £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.14% +9.38%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +9.38%

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 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2014 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Migration
5 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
9 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
9 5 (26.32%) ETL
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (21.05%) IIS
10 4 (21.05%) VMware
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
11 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
11 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 3 (15.79%) Kerberos
11 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation

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 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (10.53%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.53%) Power BI
8 1 (5.26%) DTS
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
3 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) ETL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.26%) MDX
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) RedGate
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Veeam