Period
to 21 September 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 September 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 101 65
Rank change year-on-year +15 -36 +4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 64 81 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.22% 2.06% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.13% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 111
West Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £305 £239 £263
90th Percentile £400 £438 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £328 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -7.75% +9.23% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.09 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.09 £23.00
% change year-on-year - -30.04% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2812 3800 4134
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 96.47% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 2547 2808
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £265 £269 £255
90th Percentile £543 £538 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 88 156
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £12.38 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -8.03% +7.64%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.23 £8.60
90th Percentile £28.14 £18.13 £34.52
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.81 £13.41
% change year-on-year +2.82% +2.98% -1.78%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 53 £335 -5.63% 9
Bradford +6 4 £320 -1.54%
Halifax +16 2 £423 +12.67% 1
Wakefield -4 2 £275 -43.59% 3
Pudsey - 1 £400 -
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 West Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 62 (96.88%) SQL
2 52 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 36 (56.25%) T-SQL
4 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (39.06%) .NET
6 20 (31.25%) C#
6 20 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
9 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 15 (23.44%) Tableau
11 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio
13 10 (15.63%) ETL
13 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
13 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
14 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
14 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
14 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (10.94%) Finance
16 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (9.38%) REST
17 6 (9.38%) Migration
17 6 (9.38%) MVC
18 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
18 5 (7.81%) Java
18 5 (7.81%) JavaScript

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (3.13%) CMS
1 2 (3.13%) Confluence
1 2 (3.13%) SAS
1 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.56%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (45.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (6.25%) MySQL
9 4 (6.25%) Power BI
9 4 (6.25%) QlikView
10 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
10 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (3.13%) MS Access
12 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.38%) REST
4 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.25%) SOAP
4 4 (6.25%) Web Services
5 3 (4.69%) CSS
5 3 (4.69%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (3.13%) WCF
6 2 (3.13%) WPF
7 1 (1.56%) Ajax
7 1 (1.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.56%) MDX
7 1 (1.56%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.56%) WinForms
7 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
3 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 10 (15.63%) ETL
4 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
4 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.38%) Migration
5 6 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (4.69%) Microservices
6 3 (4.69%) SOA
6 3 (4.69%) TDD
7 2 (3.13%) BDD
7 2 (3.13%) Kanban
7 2 (3.13%) Open Source
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.13%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Scrum
7 2 (3.13%) SDLC
7 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) SQL
2 36 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 20 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) VB
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) MCITP
1 2 (3.13%) MCSE
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) Tableau
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.13%) RedGate
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos
4 1 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Telerik