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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 79 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 131 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.32% 2.07% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 4.89% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 111 83
Average daily rate
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£406 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
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
2515 2883 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.58% 42.41% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2067 2234 1930
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £19.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £75.03 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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.

1 264 (96.70%) SQL
2 193 (70.70%) SQL Server
3 144 (52.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 119 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 117 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (34.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 90 (32.97%) .NET
8 85 (31.14%) C#
9 81 (29.67%) ETL
10 79 (28.94%) Finance
10 79 (28.94%) Business Intelligence
11 78 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (27.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
14 50 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (15.75%) XML
16 41 (15.02%) ASP.NET
16 41 (15.02%) Team Foundation Server
17 39 (14.29%) Windows
17 39 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
18 35 (12.82%) Banking
19 33 (12.09%) Data Modelling
19 33 (12.09%) Performance Tuning
20 31 (11.36%) Migration
21 29 (10.62%) HTML
22 28 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
23 27 (9.89%) WCF
23 27 (9.89%) MDX
24 25 (9.16%) Visual Studio
25 24 (8.79%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (5.49%) IIS
2 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.20%) Confluence
4 5 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.73%) CMS
6 2 (0.73%) JBoss
6 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 52 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.96%) MS Office
3 6 (2.20%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (7.69%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.73%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.20%) SAN
2 3 (1.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) SSH
3 2 (0.73%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (70.70%) SQL Server
2 144 (52.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 117 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 94 (34.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 78 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 75 (27.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (8.42%) OLAP
10 21 (7.69%) QlikView
11 16 (5.86%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (5.86%) Relational Database
12 13 (4.76%) Data Mining
13 11 (4.03%) Data Mart
14 9 (3.30%) ProClarity
15 8 (2.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (2.93%) Star Schema
15 8 (2.93%) DTS
16 7 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (15.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (9.16%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.40%) JIRA
4 9 (3.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.93%) ERwin
6 7 (2.56%) NUnit
7 6 (2.20%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.83%) Maven
9 4 (1.47%) MSTest
10 3 (1.10%) Toad
10 3 (1.10%) Subversion
10 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.73%) tSQLt
11 2 (0.73%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 79 (28.94%) Finance
2 35 (12.82%) Banking
3 14 (5.13%) Front Office
3 14 (5.13%) Retail
4 12 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.30%) Back Office
6 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.56%) Legal
6 7 (2.56%) Advertising
7 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.10%) Law
7 3 (1.10%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Electronics
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (68.86%) Developer
2 81 (29.67%) SQL Developer
3 39 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 33 (12.09%) Analyst
5 30 (10.99%) DBA
6 25 (9.16%) SQL DBA
7 18 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 18 (6.59%) .NET Developer
7 18 (6.59%) ETL Developer
8 16 (5.86%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Administrator
9 13 (4.76%) Business Developer
10 12 (4.40%) Applications Support
10 12 (4.40%) SQL Server DBA
11 9 (3.30%) Architect
11 9 (3.30%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.93%) Excel Developer
12 8 (2.93%) Support Analyst
13 7 (2.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (32.97%) .NET
2 43 (15.75%) XML
3 41 (15.02%) ASP.NET
4 29 (10.62%) HTML
5 27 (9.89%) WCF
5 27 (9.89%) MDX
6 21 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 18 (6.59%) CSS
7 18 (6.59%) WPF
8 15 (5.49%) jQuery
9 14 (5.13%) WinForms
9 14 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (5.13%) HTML5
10 12 (4.40%) Web Services
11 11 (4.03%) LINQ
12 9 (3.30%) XSLT
12 9 (3.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (2.20%) JSON
14 5 (1.83%) Unity DI Container
15 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.96%) Replication
3 17 (6.23%) NHS
4 16 (5.86%) Clustering
5 15 (5.49%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.93%) Derivative
7 7 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.20%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.47%) Equities
9 4 (1.47%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.10%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.73%) iPad
11 2 (0.73%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.29%) Windows
2 23 (8.42%) UNIX
3 13 (4.76%) Linux
4 7 (2.56%) Solaris
5 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.10%) AIX
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.37%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.67%) ETL
2 79 (28.94%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (12.09%) Data Modelling
4 33 (12.09%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (11.36%) Migration
6 24 (8.79%) MVC
7 20 (7.33%) OO
7 20 (7.33%) Workflow
8 18 (6.59%) TDD
8 18 (6.59%) Asset Management
9 17 (6.23%) Kimball Methodology
10 15 (5.49%) Investment Management
11 13 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 13 (4.76%) Scrum
12 12 (4.40%) OOD
12 12 (4.40%) Data Migration
12 12 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.03%) Change Management
14 9 (3.30%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 264 (96.70%) SQL
2 85 (31.14%) C#
3 24 (8.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.33%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.96%) VBA
5 19 (6.96%) Shell Script
6 17 (6.23%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.93%) VB
9 7 (2.56%) XPath
10 4 (1.47%) VBScript
10 4 (1.47%) Java
11 3 (1.10%) C++
11 3 (1.10%) C
12 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.73%) XAML
12 2 (0.73%) Korn
13 1 (0.37%) Perl
13 1 (0.37%) VB6
13 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.40%) Degree
2 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.56%) MCITP
4 4 (1.47%) MCSE
5 3 (1.10%) MCTS
6 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) Control-M
2 3 (1.10%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.06%) Oracle
3 20 (7.33%) Sybase
4 14 (5.13%) Cognos
5 8 (2.93%) DevExpress
6 7 (2.56%) SAP
6 7 (2.56%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.56%) Tableau
7 6 (2.20%) VMware
8 5 (1.83%) IBM
9 3 (1.10%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.10%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.10%) thinkFolio
9 3 (1.10%) Talend
10 2 (0.73%) FactSet
10 2 (0.73%) BI-SAM
10 2 (0.73%) Vertica
10 2 (0.73%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.73%) Ektron
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Rate: £300 - £370 per day
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