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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 73 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 126 114 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.45% 1.88% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 4.34% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 84 97
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £306 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
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 £32.50 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
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
2232 2624 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.47% 43.25% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1990 1946
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 20
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% -7.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.65 £17.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £82.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 March 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 March 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.

1 242 (93.80%) SQL
2 201 (77.91%) SQL Server
3 149 (57.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (45.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (43.02%) Microsoft
6 99 (38.37%) C#
7 97 (37.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 90 (34.88%) .NET
9 77 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
10 75 (29.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 72 (27.91%) ETL
11 72 (27.91%) Finance
12 71 (27.52%) Data Warehouse
13 53 (20.54%) MS Excel
14 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 40 (15.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (14.34%) Windows
18 35 (13.57%) XML
19 34 (13.18%) Banking
20 33 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
21 32 (12.40%) OLAP
21 32 (12.40%) VBA
22 30 (11.63%) JavaScript
22 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
23 27 (10.47%) Data Modelling
24 25 (9.69%) Performance Tuning
25 24 (9.30%) jQuery
25 24 (9.30%) .NET Framework
25 24 (9.30%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.71%) IIS
1 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.39%) CMS
4 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.81%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (7.36%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.16%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.39%) Summit
6 1 (0.39%) HFM
6 1 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.39%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) IaaS
1 1 (0.39%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.94%) SAN
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (77.91%) SQL Server
2 149 (57.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 117 (45.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (37.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 75 (29.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (27.52%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (15.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (12.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (12.40%) OLAP
10 23 (8.91%) Relational Database
11 16 (6.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (5.81%) QlikView
13 11 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (4.26%) MS Access
14 9 (3.49%) DTS
15 8 (3.10%) Star Schema
15 8 (3.10%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (2.71%) SSDT
16 7 (2.71%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.94%) JIRA
5 5 (1.94%) NUnit
6 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.55%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.16%) Toad
7 3 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (1.16%) ERwin
8 2 (0.78%) Subversion
8 2 (0.78%) tSQLt
8 2 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.39%) Maven
9 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.39%) WebSpeed
General
1 72 (27.91%) Finance
2 34 (13.18%) Banking
3 16 (6.20%) Front Office
4 15 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.26%) Retail
6 5 (1.94%) Advertising
6 5 (1.94%) Back Office
6 5 (1.94%) Legal
7 4 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.16%) Law
9 2 (0.78%) Marketing
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 176 (68.22%) Developer
2 68 (26.36%) SQL Developer
3 43 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 29 (11.24%) Analyst
5 25 (9.69%) DBA
6 23 (8.91%) SQL DBA
7 14 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.04%) Architect
8 13 (5.04%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.04%) Microsoft Developer
9 12 (4.65%) Business Developer
10 11 (4.26%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (3.88%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (3.88%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.49%) ETL Developer
13 8 (3.10%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (3.10%) Administrator
13 8 (3.10%) Excel Developer
14 7 (2.71%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (34.88%) .NET
2 43 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 35 (13.57%) XML
4 24 (9.30%) .NET Framework
4 24 (9.30%) jQuery
5 22 (8.53%) HTML
6 21 (8.14%) WCF
7 19 (7.36%) MDX
8 16 (6.20%) WPF
9 14 (5.43%) CSS
10 12 (4.65%) WinForms
11 11 (4.26%) Web Services
12 9 (3.49%) XSLT
12 9 (3.49%) RESTful
12 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (3.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (2.71%) JSON
15 6 (2.33%) LINQ
16 5 (1.94%) HTML5
17 4 (1.55%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.43%) Data Integration
3 13 (5.04%) NHS
4 9 (3.49%) Replication
4 9 (3.49%) Clustering
5 8 (3.10%) Derivative
5 8 (3.10%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 7 (2.71%) Kindle
7 6 (2.33%) Data Extraction
7 6 (2.33%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.78%) Open Source
11 2 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.34%) Windows
2 22 (8.53%) UNIX
3 10 (3.88%) Linux
4 5 (1.94%) AIX
5 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.16%) Solaris
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (27.91%) ETL
3 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.47%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.69%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (9.30%) TDD
7 22 (8.53%) Migration
8 20 (7.75%) Scrum
9 17 (6.59%) OO
10 16 (6.20%) MVC
11 13 (5.04%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.04%) Investment Management
12 11 (4.26%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.26%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.26%) Data Management
12 11 (4.26%) Workflow
12 11 (4.26%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (3.88%) OOD
13 10 (3.88%) Change Management
14 9 (3.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 242 (93.80%) SQL
2 99 (38.37%) C#
3 32 (12.40%) VBA
4 30 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.59%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.81%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.65%) VB
8 9 (3.49%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.33%) Java
10 3 (1.16%) C++
10 3 (1.16%) XAML
10 3 (1.16%) VB6
11 2 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.78%) Perl
11 2 (0.78%) VBScript
11 2 (0.78%) XPath
12 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.39%) R
12 1 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (4.26%) Degree
2 5 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) MCTS
4 2 (0.78%) MCITP
5 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCSE
5 1 (0.39%) MCSA
5 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) SRDF
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) Control-M
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.78%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 111 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.53%) Oracle
3 13 (5.04%) DevExpress
4 12 (4.65%) Sybase
5 9 (3.49%) Business Objects
6 6 (2.33%) SAP
6 6 (2.33%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.94%) IBM
8 4 (1.55%) Tableau
8 4 (1.55%) Syncfusion
8 4 (1.55%) Cognos
9 3 (1.16%) HP
9 3 (1.16%) Informatica
9 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.16%) Charles River
10 2 (0.78%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.78%) VMware
10 2 (0.78%) Teradata
10 2 (0.78%) Telerik
10 2 (0.78%) 3PAR
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Laptop
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £390 - £460 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £330 - £365 per day
Posted: 27 days ago