The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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 Server Developer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 110 104
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 14 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.98% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.01% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 23
Median daily rate £315 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.10% +16.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.75
% change year-on-year - +26.94%  

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 2063 2773 2573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.08% 96.72% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1269 1857 1622
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 114 138
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £40.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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 -2 9 £315 -17.10%
North Yorkshire +7 2 £375 +15.38%
South Yorkshire +2 2 £438 +45.83%
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle
7 11 (35.48%) ETL
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (29.03%) .NET
8 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (29.03%) C#
9 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
10 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (16.13%) Tableau
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
14 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
14 3 (9.68%) NHS
14 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
14 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 3 (9.68%) Power BI

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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.23%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (83.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (38.71%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (9.68%) Power BI
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
11 1 (3.23%) KNIME
11 1 (3.23%) MS Access
11 1 (3.23%) OLAP
11 1 (3.23%) OLTP
11 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) MDX
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) PostGIS
4 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (35.48%) ETL
3 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Tableau
4 2 (6.45%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos
5 1 (3.23%) ESRI