The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 29 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 8 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.12% 0.83% 5.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 2.11% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £305 - £353
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 - £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -40.00%
T-SQL
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 95 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 57.73% 39.26% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 73 48
Average daily rate £375 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £319 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -59.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.50 £25.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) XAML
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) XAML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau
1 1 (10.00%) Talend
1 1 (10.00%) Vertica