The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 125 111
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 5 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.57% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.59% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 29
Median daily rate £350 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £438 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +5.35% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00

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 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4306 6540 7186
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 233 432
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +18 4 £350 -17.64% 4
North Yorkshire +7 1 £350 -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.79%) ETL
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (10.53%) Tableau
11 2 (10.53%) WCF
11 2 (10.53%) Migration
11 2 (10.53%) Web Services
12 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
12 1 (5.26%) Cognos
12 1 (5.26%) HTML
12 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
12 1 (5.26%) MySQL
12 1 (5.26%) NHS

SQL Server 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 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
8 1 (5.26%) Power BI
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Complex ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos