The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 63 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 54 87 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.55% 3.01% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 3.11% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 56
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £435 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +36.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2057 2795 2555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.03% 96.61% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1870 1606
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 114 139
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
West Yorkshire -8 35 £325 -7.14% 11
South Yorkshire +15 11 £343 +5.46% 4
North Yorkshire -9 4 £388 +10.71% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 2
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 115 (89.15%) SQL
2 104 (80.62%) SQL Server
3 81 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (46.51%) T-SQL
5 52 (40.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
7 44 (34.11%) C#
8 42 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (27.91%) .NET
10 35 (27.13%) ETL
11 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (22.48%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
13 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
15 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (19.38%) MVC
16 24 (18.60%) Entity Framework
17 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (13.95%) .NET Framework
19 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET Web API
20 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 16 (12.40%) CSS
20 16 (12.40%) Data Modelling
21 15 (11.63%) Oracle
21 15 (11.63%) Kimball Methodology
22 14 (10.85%) Tableau
22 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
23 13 (10.08%) MS Excel

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) GeoServer
2 1 (0.78%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (80.62%) SQL Server
2 81 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (40.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 29 (22.48%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (19.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (8.53%) Power BI
9 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
10 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (3.10%) QlikView
12 3 (2.33%) OLAP
12 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (1.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 2 (1.55%) MS Access
13 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.75%) Grunt
2 10 (7.75%) gulp
2 10 (7.75%) Jasmine
3 6 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.55%) JSUnit
5 2 (1.55%) NUnit
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Back Office
3 2 (1.55%) Advertising
3 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) .NET
2 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
3 24 (18.60%) Entity Framework
4 18 (13.95%) .NET Framework
5 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (12.40%) CSS
7 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.53%) Sass
9 10 (7.75%) SignalR
10 9 (6.98%) LESS
11 8 (6.20%) jQuery
12 7 (5.43%) Angular 2
12 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (5.43%) HTML
12 7 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (5.43%) RxJS
12 7 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (5.43%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) NHS
2 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Android
1 1 (0.78%) Linux
1 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (27.13%) ETL
3 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.38%) MVC
5 16 (12.40%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.63%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.98%) TDD
8 8 (6.20%) Analytics
8 8 (6.20%) Data Integration
9 7 (5.43%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (4.65%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (4.65%) OO
10 6 (4.65%) SOLID
10 6 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (4.65%) Visualisation
11 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.88%) Migration
11 5 (3.88%) Software Architecture
12 4 (3.10%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (89.15%) SQL
2 60 (46.51%) T-SQL
3 44 (34.11%) C#
4 26 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.53%) VBA
6 9 (6.98%) TypeScript
7 8 (6.20%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.33%) PHP
8 3 (2.33%) Python
8 3 (2.33%) R
8 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.55%) Java
10 1 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle
3 14 (10.85%) Tableau
4 8 (6.20%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos
5 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.78%) ESRI
5 1 (0.78%) IBM
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
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