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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 47 63 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 21 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.58% 1.20% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.84% 3.53% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 22
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£325 £295 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £213 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £309
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 £43.75 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+65.09% -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
268 312 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.92% 33.99% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 148 179
Average daily rate £325 £308 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £31.56 £57.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -44.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £16.61 £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £45.00 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 20 October 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 +14 7 £288 +21.05% 1
Warrington -6 4 £325 +10.16% 3
Crewe - 3 - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 2
Nantwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Winsford - - - - 2
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 53 (100.00%) SQL
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
3 25 (47.17%) C#
4 22 (41.51%) .NET
5 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
7 13 (24.53%) HTML
7 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.75%) MVC
9 11 (20.75%) WCF
10 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 9 (16.98%) Windows
11 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
11 9 (16.98%) HTML5
12 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (15.09%) Finance
12 8 (15.09%) WinForms
12 8 (15.09%) TDD
13 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
13 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (13.21%) WPF
14 6 (11.32%) LINQ
14 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (11.32%) CSS3
14 6 (11.32%) Replication
15 5 (9.43%) Scrum

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) ADSL
1 1 (1.89%) Broadband
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) OLAP
7 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) DBA
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Developer
3 13 (24.53%) SQL DBA
4 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Administrator
7 5 (9.43%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Report Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.77%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (3.77%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Server Administrator
10 1 (1.89%) Senior SQL DBA
10 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Information Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) HTML
3 11 (20.75%) WCF
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.98%) CSS
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.98%) HTML5
6 8 (15.09%) WinForms
7 7 (13.21%) WPF
8 6 (11.32%) LINQ
8 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.32%) CSS3
9 5 (9.43%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (7.55%) Ajax
10 4 (7.55%) NHibernate
11 3 (5.66%) JSON
11 3 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (5.66%) Middleware
11 3 (5.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Replication
2 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.66%) NHS
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) CCTV
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
4 1 (1.89%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) MVC
4 8 (15.09%) TDD
5 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.55%) SOA
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.66%) MVVM
8 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
8 3 (5.66%) User Stories
9 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) VBA
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) Twitter
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) ESRI
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Sybase
4 1 (1.89%) SAP