The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Chester region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 13 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.67% 1.29% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.57% 4.65% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £312 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -33.57%
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 34.07% 27.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 17
Average daily rate £281 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £300 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £406 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.05% +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
T-SQL
Cheshire

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 29 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) .NET
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
6 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) CSS3
8 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (22.73%) JSON
9 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
9 5 (22.73%) LINQ
9 5 (22.73%) User Stories
9 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
9 5 (22.73%) Ajax
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) ETL
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) XML
10 4 (18.18%) UNIX

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
4 7 (31.82%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) LINQ
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) NHibernate
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) WPF
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
1 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) Pair Programming
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Data Security
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Sage
2 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau