Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Server Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 164 120
Rank change year-on-year +27 -44 +4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 18 9 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.25% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.26% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 43
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +26.87% +3.08%
10th Percentile £305 £363 £280
90th Percentile £396 £451 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £380 £330
% change year-on-year -6.58% +15.15% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 2904 3499 4250
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.34% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 2280 2869
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £253 £258
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 100 182
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%
10th Percentile £9.47 £8.75 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.65 £24.66 £33.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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 +14 17 £338 -20.59% 6
Pudsey - 1 £400 -
SQL Server Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Tableau
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) ETL
9 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
10 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
10 2 (11.11%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (5.56%) DTS
7 1 (5.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Tableau
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore