The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% - 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% - 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £256
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £34.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-52.58% -8.60%
T-SQL
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
96 40 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 64.43% 61.54% 63.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 42
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.67 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

T-SQL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#