The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 45 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.57% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 6.52% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 46 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.27% 24.08% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 43
Average daily rate £375 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £176 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £398 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -57.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £12.42 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
T-SQL
East of England

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing T-SQL across the Bedfordshire region.

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Bedfordshire region.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - - 6
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
T-SQL
East of England

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing T-SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited T-SQL.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Game Development
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing T-SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited T-SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) Game Development
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) VMware