The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 42 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 19 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.54% 2.88% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 8.02% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 11
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£325 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.30% -3.63%
T-SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
247 237 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.98% 35.91% 37.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 170 120
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.59% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £12.54 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £175.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (29.63%) ETL
7 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
9 6 (22.22%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) CRM
9 6 (22.22%) OLAP
9 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) vSphere
10 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (14.81%) .NET
11 4 (14.81%) C#
11 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
11 4 (14.81%) NetApp
12 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 3 (11.11%) ITIL
12 3 (11.11%) Finance
12 3 (11.11%) Migration
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (22.22%) OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (7.41%) DataStage
8 2 (7.41%) QualityStage
8 2 (7.41%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (3.70%) Big Data
9 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) DBA
1 7 (25.93%) SQL DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Support Technician
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support Technician
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (7.41%) CRM Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ETL
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.70%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) NetApp
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Informatica
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Trillium
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
4 2 (7.41%) Talend