The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 41 59 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 25 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.16% 1.54% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 4.52% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £223 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £316
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 £25.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
T-SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
266 310 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.63% 34.10% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 157 198
Average daily rate £325 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Average hourly rate £33.25 £31.56 £42.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £18.03 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £48.50 £51.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +15 7 £286 +20.52% 7
Warrington -2 4 £325 +25.00% 4
Crewe -5 3 - - 3
Wilmslow - 1 - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 11
Nantwich - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 56 (100.00%) SQL
2 42 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 25 (44.64%) C#
4 22 (39.29%) .NET
5 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (25.00%) HTML
7 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
7 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
8 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.64%) MVC
9 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
9 11 (19.64%) WCF
10 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.07%) CSS
11 9 (16.07%) Windows
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (14.29%) HTML5
12 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (14.29%) WinForms
12 8 (14.29%) TDD
13 7 (12.50%) Replication
13 7 (12.50%) Finance
13 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
13 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (12.50%) WPF
13 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 5 (8.93%) Scrum
14 5 (8.93%) ActiveMQ

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) ADSL
1 1 (1.79%) Broadband
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) MS Access
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) DTS
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) DBA
3 14 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 13 (23.21%) SQL Developer
5 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Analyst
7 6 (10.71%) Administrator
8 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (3.57%) Report Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Server Administrator
10 2 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Data Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Data Migration Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) WCF
3 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) WinForms
5 8 (14.29%) HTML5
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (12.50%) WPF
6 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (8.93%) LINQ
7 5 (8.93%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (5.36%) REST
8 3 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (5.36%) Middleware
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Replication
2 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.93%) NHS
3 3 (5.36%) PKI
3 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) CCTV
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) GIS
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
2 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) MVC
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 8 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) SOA
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.36%) ETL
8 3 (5.36%) MVVM
9 2 (3.57%) BDD
9 2 (3.57%) Build Automation
9 2 (3.57%) User Stories
9 2 (3.57%) Database Security
9 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) IBM
2 3 (5.36%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (3.57%) Twitter
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.57%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec
4 1 (1.79%) ESRI
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Sybase
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
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