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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 74 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 140 177 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.41% 2.45% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.63% 5.62% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 144 117
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£430 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.35% -3.63%
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
2487 3152 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.77% 43.66% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1957 2451 2314
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 15
Average hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.39 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.00 £52.75 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 267 (93.36%) SQL
2 207 (72.38%) SQL Server
3 150 (52.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (49.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 123 (43.01%) Microsoft
6 106 (37.06%) .NET
7 95 (33.22%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 90 (31.47%) Finance
10 88 (30.77%) C#
10 88 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 82 (28.67%) Data Warehouse
12 77 (26.92%) ETL
13 62 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (20.63%) MS Excel
15 55 (19.23%) ASP.NET
16 48 (16.78%) Banking
17 46 (16.08%) XML
18 45 (15.73%) Data Modelling
19 44 (15.38%) JavaScript
20 42 (14.69%) HTML
20 42 (14.69%) MVC
21 38 (13.29%) CSS
21 38 (13.29%) .NET Framework
21 38 (13.29%) MDX
22 35 (12.24%) Windows
23 34 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
24 33 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
25 32 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
25 32 (11.19%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (7.34%) IIS
2 12 (4.20%) CMS
2 12 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.80%) Umbraco
3 8 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.75%) Confluence
5 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.70%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.50%) MS Office
3 6 (2.10%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 23 (8.04%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.35%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) GitHub
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.75%) Internet
2 4 (1.40%) SAN
3 3 (1.05%) SSL
3 3 (1.05%) SSH
4 2 (0.70%) Firewall
4 2 (0.70%) LDAP
4 2 (0.70%) FTP
4 2 (0.70%) HTTP
4 2 (0.70%) X.509
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (72.38%) SQL Server
2 150 (52.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 142 (49.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 88 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 82 (28.67%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (8.39%) QlikView
10 21 (7.34%) Data Mining
11 16 (5.59%) OLAP
12 13 (4.55%) DTS
12 13 (4.55%) Data Mart
13 12 (4.20%) ProClarity
14 9 (3.15%) Relational Database
15 7 (2.45%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.45%) Star Schema
15 7 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.44%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (4.55%) NUnit
5 10 (3.50%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.15%) JIRA
6 9 (3.15%) ERwin
7 5 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.75%) Selenium
8 4 (1.40%) Maven
8 4 (1.40%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.40%) MSTest
8 4 (1.40%) Calabash
9 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.70%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.70%) Moq
10 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 90 (31.47%) Finance
2 48 (16.78%) Banking
3 18 (6.29%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.94%) Retail
5 11 (3.85%) Advertising
6 10 (3.50%) Front Office
7 7 (2.45%) Legal
8 6 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.10%) Back Office
9 4 (1.40%) Marketing
10 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.70%) International Banking
12 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Publishing
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 200 (69.93%) Developer
2 73 (25.52%) SQL Developer
3 45 (15.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 40 (13.99%) Analyst
5 32 (11.19%) .NET Developer
6 24 (8.39%) DBA
7 22 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.99%) SQL DBA
9 19 (6.64%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.90%) ETL Developer
10 14 (4.90%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.20%) SQL Server Developer
12 12 (4.20%) Business Developer
13 11 (3.85%) Administrator
14 9 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.80%) SQL Server DBA
15 8 (2.80%) Senior SQL Developer
16 7 (2.45%) Front-End Developer
16 7 (2.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (37.06%) .NET
2 55 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 46 (16.08%) XML
4 42 (14.69%) HTML
5 38 (13.29%) CSS
5 38 (13.29%) .NET Framework
5 38 (13.29%) MDX
6 32 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (11.19%) jQuery
7 28 (9.79%) WCF
8 24 (8.39%) Web Services
9 18 (6.29%) HTML5
10 17 (5.94%) WPF
11 14 (4.90%) CSS3
12 13 (4.55%) LINQ
12 13 (4.55%) WinForms
13 12 (4.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (3.15%) Ajax
16 7 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.64%) Replication
3 14 (4.90%) Clustering
4 11 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 10 (3.50%) NHS
5 10 (3.50%) Derivative
6 7 (2.45%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.10%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.10%) Equities
7 6 (2.10%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.75%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.05%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.05%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.70%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.70%) Statistics
11 2 (0.70%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.24%) Windows
2 10 (3.50%) UNIX
3 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.75%) Linux
6 4 (1.40%) Solaris
6 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.22%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (26.92%) ETL
3 62 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (15.73%) Data Modelling
5 42 (14.69%) MVC
6 30 (10.49%) Asset Management
7 29 (10.14%) Workflow
8 28 (9.79%) Migration
9 27 (9.44%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (9.09%) TDD
11 23 (8.04%) Kimball Methodology
12 22 (7.69%) OO
13 18 (6.29%) Data Analysis
13 18 (6.29%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.24%) Risk Management
15 14 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
16 13 (4.55%) Business Analysis
17 12 (4.20%) OOD
18 11 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 267 (93.36%) SQL
2 88 (30.77%) C#
3 44 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.90%) PL/SQL
4 14 (4.90%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.15%) VBA
7 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.10%) VBScript
8 6 (2.10%) Java
8 6 (2.10%) XPath
9 5 (1.75%) C
10 4 (1.40%) Perl
11 3 (1.05%) C++
12 2 (0.70%) Korn
12 2 (0.70%) Python
12 2 (0.70%) VB
12 2 (0.70%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 20 (6.99%) Degree
2 15 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.15%) MCITP
4 5 (1.75%) MCSE
4 5 (1.75%) MCTS
5 2 (0.70%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.35%) IIBA
6 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.10%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (7.34%) Control-M
2 4 (1.40%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.34%) Cognos
3 18 (6.29%) Oracle
4 13 (4.55%) Sybase
5 10 (3.50%) Tableau
6 8 (2.80%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.80%) Ektron
7 7 (2.45%) IBM
8 6 (2.10%) EPiServer
8 6 (2.10%) DevExpress
9 5 (1.75%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.75%) VMware
10 4 (1.40%) Informatica
11 3 (1.05%) Sun
11 3 (1.05%) Netezza
12 2 (0.70%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.70%) SAP
12 2 (0.70%) BMC
12 2 (0.70%) Apple
12 2 (0.70%) StatPro
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £360 - £410 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago