The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - - 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £349 £325
% change year-on-year -6.87% +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.75
% change year-on-year - +26.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 272 264 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.80% 96.70% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 142 187
Median daily rate £315 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +37.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Leicestershire

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Blockchain
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Blockchain
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft