The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

SQL Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 9 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.76% 3.00% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 3.16% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 22
Median daily rate £348 £375 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.20% +21.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £400 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +7.40% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 305 411 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.56% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 297 241
Median daily rate £375 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +22.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +67.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 June 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
Doncaster -2 5 £200 - 2
Sheffield +2 3 £348 -7.20%
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) Entity Framework
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) VBA
7 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (26.32%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.79%) ETL
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
10 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.26%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (5.26%) MS Access
6 1 (5.26%) Power BI
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Entity Framework
3 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (26.32%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.26%) D3.js
6 1 (5.26%) Mason
6 1 (5.26%) MDX
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.26%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) VBA
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin