Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 89 82
Rank change year-on-year -29 -7 -31
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 49 59 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.44% 2.13% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.18% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 54 67
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £305 £271 £275
90th Percentile £429 £417 £456
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £16.09
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - £16.09

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 3,261 2,705 3,833
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.44% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,196 1,793 2,623
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £265
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 87 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.18 £12.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.20% -5.69% -5.04%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.69 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.48 £22.48
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.73 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +31.18% -8.93% +7.69%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -40 41 £365 +12.31% 10
Halifax +3 3 £303 -17.41%
Bradford -4 1 £338 +5.47% 4
Castleford - 1 - -
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 36 (73.47%) SQL
2 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
3 21 (42.86%) .NET
3 21 (42.86%) C#
4 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
6 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (28.57%) MVC
7 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
8 13 (26.53%) Entity Framework
9 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
13 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
13 8 (16.33%) ETL
13 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
13 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
13 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
14 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (14.29%) Migration
15 6 (12.24%) TDD
15 6 (12.24%) Pair Programming
15 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (12.24%) BDD

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 (4.08%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.16%) Data Mart
6 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) OLTP
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (6.12%) SSDT
8 2 (4.08%) GIS
8 2 (4.08%) MySQL
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.08%) Spatial Data
9 1 (2.04%) Impala
9 1 (2.04%) MS Access
9 1 (2.04%) QlikView
9 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
3 13 (26.53%) Entity Framework
4 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.20%) WPF
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) HTML
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.04%) Doctrine
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
8 1 (2.04%) REST
8 1 (2.04%) SOAP
8 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.33%) ETL
6 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 7 (14.29%) Migration
7 6 (12.24%) BDD
7 6 (12.24%) Pair Programming
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) ETL Development
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.12%) Data Encryption
10 3 (6.12%) Database Tuning
10 3 (6.12%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (6.12%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.12%) Scrum
10 3 (6.12%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
4 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) Delphi
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.04%) Zend