The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £331 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 44 48 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 11 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.36% 0.75% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 0.78% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
Median daily rate £331 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £403 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.56% +41.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 449 513 386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.15% 96.79% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 345 258
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in South Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in South Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in South Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in South Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 7 £343 +14.25% 1
Doncaster - 1 £125 -
Rotherham - 1 £313 - 1
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, SQL 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 South Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (41.38%) C#
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (37.93%) ETL
7 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) MVC
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) VBA
10 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.69%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
11 6 (20.69%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (20.69%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (20.69%) NHS
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (13.79%) .NET
14 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
14 3 (10.34%) Web Development
15 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (3.45%) MS Access
9 1 (3.45%) MySQL
9 1 (3.45%) OLAP
9 1 (3.45%) OLTP
9 1 (3.45%) Power BI
9 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
2 6 (20.69%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (20.69%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) D3.js
5 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) MDX
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.45%) Sinatra
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) ETL
2 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Coaching
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
4 7 (24.14%) VBA
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin