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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 64 75 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 164 139 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.96% 2.33% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 5.56% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 113 96
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.53%
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
2319 2499 2669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.88% 41.89% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1876 1968 2064
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £643 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 28
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -30.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.25 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £37.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 270 (91.84%) SQL
2 243 (82.65%) SQL Server
3 186 (63.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 138 (46.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 122 (41.50%) Microsoft
6 108 (36.73%) Business Intelligence
7 106 (36.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 103 (35.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 102 (34.69%) C#
10 95 (32.31%) Data Warehouse
11 94 (31.97%) .NET
12 86 (29.25%) ETL
13 85 (28.91%) Finance
14 68 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
15 64 (21.77%) MS Excel
16 51 (17.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (13.95%) OLAP
17 41 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 38 (12.93%) Data Modelling
18 38 (12.93%) Banking
19 36 (12.24%) .NET Framework
20 34 (11.56%) XML
20 34 (11.56%) JavaScript
21 33 (11.22%) Oracle
22 31 (10.54%) ASP.NET
22 31 (10.54%) VBA
23 30 (10.20%) CRM
23 30 (10.20%) Windows
24 29 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
25 28 (9.52%) MDX

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.72%) IIS
3 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
4 1 (0.34%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 64 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.08%) PowerPivot
3 9 (3.06%) MS Office
4 8 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.02%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.10%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.34%) Summit
5 1 (0.34%) HFM
5 1 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) IaaS
1 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.72%) SAN
2 4 (1.36%) LAN
2 4 (1.36%) WAN
3 2 (0.68%) FTP
3 2 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (82.65%) SQL Server
2 186 (63.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 138 (46.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (36.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 103 (35.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 95 (32.31%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (17.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (13.95%) OLAP
9 27 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (7.82%) Relational Database
11 20 (6.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (5.10%) QlikView
13 14 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
14 12 (4.08%) Oracle Database
14 12 (4.08%) DTS
15 11 (3.74%) MS Access
15 11 (3.74%) Star Schema
16 10 (3.40%) ProClarity
17 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.18%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.40%) JIRA
4 7 (2.38%) NUnit
5 6 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (1.70%) Subversion
6 5 (1.70%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (1.02%) ERwin
7 3 (1.02%) Toad
7 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.02%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.68%) MSTest
8 2 (0.68%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.34%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.34%) tSQLt
9 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.34%) Moq
General
1 85 (28.91%) Finance
2 38 (12.93%) Banking
3 21 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.80%) Retail
5 18 (6.12%) Front Office
6 8 (2.72%) Advertising
6 8 (2.72%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.38%) Marketing
8 6 (2.04%) Back Office
8 6 (2.04%) Law
9 4 (1.36%) Legal
10 3 (1.02%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 199 (67.69%) Developer
2 72 (24.49%) SQL Developer
3 61 (20.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 44 (14.97%) Analyst
5 22 (7.48%) DBA
6 21 (7.14%) SQL DBA
7 20 (6.80%) Senior Developer
8 19 (6.46%) Business Developer
9 18 (6.12%) Data Analyst
10 14 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
10 14 (4.76%) ETL Developer
10 14 (4.76%) CRM Developer
11 13 (4.42%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.42%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.74%) Business Analyst
13 10 (3.40%) Consultant
13 10 (3.40%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Developer
14 9 (3.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (31.97%) .NET
2 36 (12.24%) .NET Framework
3 34 (11.56%) XML
4 31 (10.54%) ASP.NET
5 28 (9.52%) MDX
5 28 (9.52%) WCF
6 18 (6.12%) jQuery
7 17 (5.78%) Entity Framework
7 17 (5.78%) Web Services
8 16 (5.44%) LINQ
9 15 (5.10%) HTML
10 14 (4.76%) WPF
11 12 (4.08%) CSS
12 11 (3.74%) WinForms
13 10 (3.40%) SOAP
14 9 (3.06%) RESTful
15 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.72%) XSLT
16 5 (1.70%) JSON
16 5 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.78%) Data Integration
3 15 (5.10%) NHS
4 10 (3.40%) Derivative
5 8 (2.72%) Clustering
5 8 (2.72%) Data Extraction
6 7 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.38%) Kindle
6 7 (2.38%) Replication
6 7 (2.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (1.70%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.36%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.02%) Equities
9 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.20%) Windows
2 14 (4.76%) UNIX
3 9 (3.06%) AIX
4 5 (1.70%) Linux
4 5 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.02%) Solaris
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.73%) Business Intelligence
2 86 (29.25%) ETL
3 68 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (12.93%) Data Modelling
5 30 (10.20%) CRM
6 26 (8.84%) Migration
7 25 (8.50%) TDD
8 21 (7.14%) Scrum
8 21 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 21 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (6.46%) Kimball Methodology
9 19 (6.46%) SDLC
9 19 (6.46%) OO
10 15 (5.10%) MVC
10 15 (5.10%) Business Analysis
11 14 (4.76%) Investment Management
11 14 (4.76%) Data Management
11 14 (4.76%) Data Migration
12 13 (4.42%) Change Management
13 12 (4.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 270 (91.84%) SQL
2 102 (34.69%) C#
3 34 (11.56%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.54%) VBA
5 14 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 14 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 10 (3.40%) VB
6 10 (3.40%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.70%) Java
9 4 (1.36%) C
9 4 (1.36%) Korn
9 4 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.02%) XAML
10 3 (1.02%) C++
10 3 (1.02%) Perl
10 3 (1.02%) VBScript
11 2 (0.68%) VB6
12 1 (0.34%) XPath
12 1 (0.34%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 13 (4.42%) Degree
2 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.68%) MCSE
4 2 (0.68%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) MCTS
5 1 (0.34%) MCITP
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.74%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.06%) Solvency II
3 7 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.02%) QA
6 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.36%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) SRDF
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.70%) Control-M
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (41.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.22%) Oracle
3 13 (4.42%) DevExpress
4 12 (4.08%) Cognos
5 11 (3.74%) Business Objects
6 9 (3.06%) IBM
7 7 (2.38%) HP
7 7 (2.38%) Tableau
8 6 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 5 (1.70%) Sybase
10 4 (1.36%) SAP
10 4 (1.36%) Syncfusion
10 4 (1.36%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.02%) Charles River
11 3 (1.02%) Teradata
11 3 (1.02%) Sun
11 3 (1.02%) Informatica
11 3 (1.02%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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