Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £339 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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 Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 77 82
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 112 160 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 2.94% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 3.05% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 129 121
Yorkshire median daily rate £339 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.14% +7.69% +3.17%
10th Percentile £265 £280 £263
90th Percentile £388 £438 £375
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +354.55% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +34.33% -10.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4281 5241 5864
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.18% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2838 3365 3905
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 199 317
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.90 £28.85
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -5 84 £350 -0.71% 22
South Yorkshire -4 18 £343 -2.00% 3
North Yorkshire +1 5 £325 -10.34% 2
East Yorkshire -4 4 £350 +12.90% 2
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 105 (93.75%) SQL
2 96 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 60 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 48 (42.86%) .NET
6 41 (36.61%) C#
7 36 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (29.46%) ASP.NET
9 32 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (22.32%) Tableau
11 24 (21.43%) Finance
11 24 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (20.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (19.64%) Data Modelling
14 20 (17.86%) MVC
14 20 (17.86%) Data Integration
15 19 (16.96%) ETL
16 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
17 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
18 11 (9.82%) Power BI
18 11 (9.82%) Migration
19 10 (8.93%) Web Services
19 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
19 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
19 10 (8.93%) QlikView
19 10 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
19 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning

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 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.79%) CMS
1 2 (1.79%) SAS
1 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (0.89%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 60 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (20.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (9.82%) Power BI
8 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (8.93%) QlikView
9 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.79%) DTS
11 2 (1.79%) MS Access
11 2 (1.79%) MySQL
12 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.89%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.89%) ProC
4 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Back Office
4 1 (0.89%) Law
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (42.86%) .NET
2 33 (29.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.93%) Web Services
4 9 (8.04%) HTML
5 8 (7.14%) CSS
6 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (6.25%) jQuery
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (5.36%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (5.36%) WCF
8 5 (4.46%) REST
9 3 (2.68%) WPF
10 2 (1.79%) Ajax
10 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.79%) MDX
10 2 (1.79%) SOAP
11 1 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.89%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.68%) NHS
3 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) MVS
1 3 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (19.64%) Data Modelling
4 20 (17.86%) Data Integration
4 20 (17.86%) MVC
5 19 (16.96%) ETL
6 11 (9.82%) Migration
7 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (8.04%) Analytical Thinking
8 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.68%) Scrum
9 3 (2.68%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (2.68%) TDD
9 3 (2.68%) Test Automation
9 3 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.79%) Data Migration
10 2 (1.79%) ETL Development
10 2 (1.79%) Unit Testing
11 1 (0.89%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (93.75%) SQL
2 52 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 41 (36.61%) C#
4 9 (8.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.68%) Java
7 2 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.89%) PHP
8 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.89%) Uniface
8 1 (0.89%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) MCITP
1 9 (8.04%) MCSE
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.32%) Tableau
3 10 (8.93%) RedGate
4 4 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle
5 2 (1.79%) Telerik
6 1 (0.89%) Cognos