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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 35 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 2 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.84% 4.53% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 10.28% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-37.85% +4.47%
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
92 107 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 38.49% 44.03% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 46 16
Average daily rate £401 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.79% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £140 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £376 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP