Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 81 77
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 91 83 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.65% 2.73% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 2.82% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 88
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £335 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -5.63% +9.23%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £284
90th Percentile £456 £379 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +7.67% -3.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 3,293 2,946 3,367
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.75% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,226 2,027 2,176
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £256 £250
90th Percentile £556 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 90 107
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +13.60% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.36 £9.81 £8.75
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £14.88 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.95% +8.18% +1.14%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -18 49 £365 +4.29% 14
Bradford +5 26 £350 +22.81% 4
Wakefield +6 7 £303 +21.00%
Bingley - 3 £400 - 1
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 79 (86.81%) SQL
2 73 (80.22%) SQL Server
3 54 (59.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (49.45%) ETL
5 42 (46.15%) C#
6 40 (43.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (40.66%) T-SQL
8 36 (39.56%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (36.26%) .NET
10 28 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
12 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 21 (23.08%) Migration
12 21 (23.08%) ETL Development
13 20 (21.98%) Power BI
13 20 (21.98%) MVC
13 20 (21.98%) Data Migration
14 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
14 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
15 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (14.29%) CSS
17 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (13.19%) jQuery
17 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2016
18 11 (12.09%) Vue.js
19 8 (8.79%) .NET Core
19 8 (8.79%) VBA

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 1 (1.10%) Confluence
1 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.10%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.30%) Serverless
2 1 (1.10%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (80.22%) SQL Server
2 54 (59.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (43.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (39.56%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (21.98%) Power BI
6 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.49%) QlikView
10 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.30%) SSDT
12 2 (2.20%) Data Mart
12 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.20%) PowerPivot
12 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.10%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) JIRA
2 3 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
2 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET
3 13 (14.29%) CSS
4 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (13.19%) jQuery
5 11 (12.09%) Vue.js
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Core
7 7 (7.69%) Web Services
8 6 (6.59%) React
9 5 (5.49%) HTML
9 5 (5.49%) WPF
10 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.30%) RxJS
11 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.20%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.20%) SOAP
11 2 (2.20%) WinForms
12 1 (1.10%) Node.js
12 1 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Linux
1 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) ETL
2 28 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (23.08%) ETL Development
3 21 (23.08%) Migration
4 20 (21.98%) Data Migration
4 20 (21.98%) MVC
5 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.59%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.49%) Logistics
9 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.49%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.40%) Data Encryption
10 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
11 3 (3.30%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (3.30%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (3.30%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (86.81%) SQL
2 42 (46.15%) C#
3 37 (40.66%) T-SQL
4 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.79%) VBA
6 4 (4.40%) Python
7 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.20%) Java
9 1 (1.10%) C++
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) MCITP
1 3 (3.30%) MCSE
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Tableau
3 3 (3.30%) RedGate
4 1 (1.10%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.10%) Cognos
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP