The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 73 73 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 134 148 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.70% 2.47% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 5.71% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 115 64
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
T-SQL
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2277 2593 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.93% 43.36% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1974 1867
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £26.21 £17.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 255 (95.86%) SQL
2 201 (75.56%) SQL Server
3 155 (58.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 128 (48.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 120 (45.11%) Microsoft
6 95 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 92 (34.59%) C#
8 88 (33.08%) .NET
9 80 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
10 78 (29.32%) Data Warehouse
10 78 (29.32%) ETL
10 78 (29.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 74 (27.82%) Finance
12 51 (19.17%) MS Excel
13 49 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (16.92%) ASP.NET
15 41 (15.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 39 (14.66%) XML
17 33 (12.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (12.03%) Windows
19 31 (11.65%) Banking
20 30 (11.28%) OLAP
21 29 (10.90%) Performance Tuning
22 28 (10.53%) JavaScript
23 27 (10.15%) Data Modelling
23 27 (10.15%) Migration
23 27 (10.15%) SQL Server 2012
24 26 (9.77%) HTML
25 23 (8.65%) VBA
25 23 (8.65%) Relational Database

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (4.14%) IIS
2 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.89%) MS Office
3 7 (2.63%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (8.27%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.38%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) IaaS
2 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) SAN
2 2 (0.75%) FTP
2 2 (0.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 155 (58.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 128 (48.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 78 (29.32%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (29.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (15.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 30 (11.28%) OLAP
8 27 (10.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (8.65%) Relational Database
10 18 (6.77%) QlikView
11 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 12 (4.51%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (3.76%) Data Mining
13 10 (3.76%) Star Schema
14 8 (3.01%) DTS
15 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (2.26%) Data Mart
16 6 (2.26%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (12.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (8.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.88%) NUnit
5 4 (1.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.50%) JIRA
6 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.13%) Subversion
6 3 (1.13%) Toad
6 3 (1.13%) ERwin
7 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.75%) Maven
7 2 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.75%) tSQLt
7 2 (0.75%) MSTest
7 2 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.75%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (27.82%) Finance
2 31 (11.65%) Banking
3 14 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.89%) Front Office
5 9 (3.38%) Retail
6 6 (2.26%) Back Office
6 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.26%) Legal
7 5 (1.88%) Advertising
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.75%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 186 (69.92%) Developer
2 79 (29.70%) SQL Developer
3 44 (16.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 28 (10.53%) DBA
5 27 (10.15%) Analyst
6 25 (9.40%) SQL DBA
7 16 (6.02%) .NET Developer
8 15 (5.64%) ETL Developer
8 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Developer
9 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (5.26%) Business Developer
9 14 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.51%) SQL Server DBA
10 12 (4.51%) Administrator
10 12 (4.51%) Architect
11 11 (4.14%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.38%) Applications Support
13 8 (3.01%) Excel Developer
14 7 (2.63%) Support Analyst
14 7 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (33.08%) .NET
2 45 (16.92%) ASP.NET
3 39 (14.66%) XML
4 26 (9.77%) HTML
5 21 (7.89%) jQuery
6 20 (7.52%) WCF
7 19 (7.14%) MDX
7 19 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 14 (5.26%) CSS
9 12 (4.51%) WPF
9 12 (4.51%) XSLT
10 10 (3.76%) WinForms
10 10 (3.76%) Web Services
10 10 (3.76%) HTML5
11 9 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.38%) RESTful
12 7 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (2.26%) JSON
14 5 (1.88%) LINQ
15 4 (1.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.02%) NHS
3 15 (5.64%) Data Integration
4 12 (4.51%) Replication
5 11 (4.14%) Clustering
6 7 (2.63%) Kindle
7 6 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.88%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.50%) Derivative
9 4 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.50%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.13%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.75%) Equities
11 2 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.03%) Windows
2 18 (6.77%) UNIX
3 10 (3.76%) Linux
4 5 (1.88%) Solaris
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.13%) AIX
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.08%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (29.32%) ETL
3 49 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (10.90%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (10.15%) Data Modelling
5 27 (10.15%) Migration
6 22 (8.27%) TDD
6 22 (8.27%) Scrum
7 18 (6.77%) MVC
8 17 (6.39%) Workflow
9 15 (5.64%) OO
9 15 (5.64%) Kimball Methodology
10 14 (5.26%) Change Management
11 13 (4.89%) Investment Management
12 12 (4.51%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.51%) Asset Management
13 10 (3.76%) OOD
13 10 (3.76%) Data Migration
14 9 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 255 (95.86%) SQL
2 92 (34.59%) C#
3 28 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.65%) VBA
5 15 (5.64%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.51%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.01%) VB
8 8 (3.01%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.26%) XPath
10 4 (1.50%) VBScript
11 3 (1.13%) XAML
11 3 (1.13%) C++
11 3 (1.13%) C
12 2 (0.75%) Java
13 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (3.38%) Degree
1 9 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.01%) MCITP
3 5 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.50%) MCSE
4 4 (1.50%) MCTS
5 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.38%) MCSA
5 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.75%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) Control-M
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 120 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.77%) Oracle
3 13 (4.89%) Sybase
4 10 (3.76%) DevExpress
5 8 (3.01%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.26%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.26%) SAP
6 6 (2.26%) Cognos
6 6 (2.26%) Tableau
7 4 (1.50%) thinkFolio
8 3 (1.13%) Syncfusion
8 3 (1.13%) Charles River
8 3 (1.13%) IBM
8 3 (1.13%) Informatica
9 2 (0.75%) Apple
9 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.75%) Reuters
9 2 (0.75%) Teradata
9 2 (0.75%) VMware
9 2 (0.75%) Telerik
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TalentFlow
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: Day Rate Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £480 - £580 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 15 days ago