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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 73 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 133 133 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.45% 2.05% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 4.84% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 104 105
Average daily rate
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£425 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
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 £22.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +4.47%
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
2297 2747 2581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.24% 42.41% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1831 2101 2015
Average daily rate £450 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.34 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -36.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.94 £18.10 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £92.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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.

1 252 (94.03%) SQL
2 214 (79.85%) SQL Server
3 159 (59.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (45.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (45.15%) Microsoft
6 104 (38.81%) C#
7 98 (36.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 95 (35.45%) .NET
9 86 (32.09%) Business Intelligence
10 78 (29.10%) Data Warehouse
10 78 (29.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 75 (27.99%) Finance
12 74 (27.61%) ETL
13 58 (21.64%) MS Excel
14 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (15.67%) ASP.NET
16 40 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (14.18%) Banking
17 38 (14.18%) OLAP
17 38 (14.18%) SQL Server 2012
18 37 (13.81%) XML
18 37 (13.81%) VBA
19 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
19 33 (12.31%) Windows
20 31 (11.57%) Data Modelling
21 30 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
22 28 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (10.45%) Oracle
23 27 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
23 27 (10.07%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (2.61%) IIS
1 7 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.37%) SAS
3 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 58 (21.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.85%) MS Office
3 9 (3.36%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.72%) Markit EDM
2 8 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.12%) thinkFolio
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.37%) Summit
6 1 (0.37%) HFM
6 1 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.87%) SAN
2 4 (1.49%) LAN
2 4 (1.49%) WAN
3 2 (0.75%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) SSH
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (79.85%) SQL Server
2 159 (59.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 122 (45.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (36.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 78 (29.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 78 (29.10%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (14.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (14.18%) OLAP
7 38 (14.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (7.84%) Relational Database
9 18 (6.72%) QlikView
10 16 (5.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (4.10%) MS Access
12 10 (3.73%) Oracle Database
13 9 (3.36%) OLAP Cube
13 9 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (3.36%) Star Schema
14 8 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (2.99%) DTS
14 8 (2.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 6 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.87%) JIRA
5 5 (1.87%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (1.87%) NUnit
6 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.49%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.12%) Subversion
7 3 (1.12%) ERwin
7 3 (1.12%) Toad
8 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.37%) tSQLt
9 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.37%) WebSpeed
General
1 75 (27.99%) Finance
2 38 (14.18%) Banking
3 19 (7.09%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.34%) Front Office
5 14 (5.22%) Retail
6 8 (2.99%) Advertising
7 6 (2.24%) Legal
8 5 (1.87%) Back Office
8 5 (1.87%) Law
9 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.12%) Marketing
9 3 (1.12%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 179 (66.79%) Developer
2 65 (24.25%) SQL Developer
3 49 (18.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 32 (11.94%) Analyst
5 24 (8.96%) DBA
6 23 (8.58%) SQL DBA
7 16 (5.97%) Business Developer
7 16 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.60%) Microsoft Developer
9 13 (4.85%) .NET Developer
10 12 (4.48%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.48%) Architect
11 11 (4.10%) Applications Support
11 11 (4.10%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (4.10%) SQL Server Developer
11 11 (4.10%) ETL Developer
12 10 (3.73%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.36%) Administrator
14 8 (2.99%) Excel Developer
15 7 (2.61%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (35.45%) .NET
2 42 (15.67%) ASP.NET
3 37 (13.81%) XML
4 27 (10.07%) .NET Framework
5 24 (8.96%) WCF
5 24 (8.96%) jQuery
6 22 (8.21%) MDX
6 22 (8.21%) HTML
7 18 (6.72%) WPF
8 15 (5.60%) CSS
9 13 (4.85%) Web Services
10 12 (4.48%) WinForms
11 10 (3.73%) XSLT
11 10 (3.73%) Entity Framework
12 9 (3.36%) RESTful
12 9 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (3.36%) LINQ
13 7 (2.61%) JSON
14 5 (1.87%) SOAP
15 4 (1.49%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.85%) NHS
3 12 (4.48%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.99%) Data Extraction
4 8 (2.99%) Fixed Income
4 8 (2.99%) Clustering
4 8 (2.99%) Derivative
5 7 (2.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (2.61%) Replication
5 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.61%) Kindle
6 6 (2.24%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.87%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.87%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (1.87%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.75%) Equities
10 2 (0.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.31%) Windows
2 22 (8.21%) UNIX
3 8 (2.99%) AIX
3 8 (2.99%) Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Solaris
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.09%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (27.61%) ETL
3 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (11.57%) Data Modelling
5 27 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (8.96%) TDD
7 20 (7.46%) Scrum
8 18 (6.72%) Migration
9 17 (6.34%) OO
10 16 (5.97%) MVC
11 15 (5.60%) Data Analysis
11 15 (5.60%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (4.85%) Data Management
13 11 (4.10%) CRM
13 11 (4.10%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (4.10%) Investment Management
14 10 (3.73%) OOD
14 10 (3.73%) Change Management
14 10 (3.73%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 252 (94.03%) SQL
2 104 (38.81%) C#
3 37 (13.81%) VBA
4 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 16 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.60%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.85%) VB
8 9 (3.36%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.49%) Korn
10 4 (1.49%) C
10 4 (1.49%) Java
11 3 (1.12%) C++
11 3 (1.12%) VBScript
11 3 (1.12%) XPath
11 3 (1.12%) XAML
11 3 (1.12%) VB6
11 3 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.75%) R
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (4.48%) Degree
2 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) MCTS
5 2 (0.75%) MCITP
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
6 1 (0.37%) MCSA
6 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.61%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.24%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.12%) QA
6 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) SRDF
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (1.87%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.49%) Control-M
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 121 (45.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.45%) Oracle
3 13 (4.85%) DevExpress
4 11 (4.10%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.99%) IBM
6 7 (2.61%) Sybase
7 6 (2.24%) SAP
7 6 (2.24%) Cognos
7 6 (2.24%) HP
7 6 (2.24%) Bloomberg
8 5 (1.87%) 3PAR
8 5 (1.87%) Tableau
9 4 (1.49%) Syncfusion
10 3 (1.12%) Vertica
10 3 (1.12%) Charles River
10 3 (1.12%) Teradata
10 3 (1.12%) Sun
10 3 (1.12%) Informatica
10 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
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