The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 74 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 20 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 0.69% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.61% 2.51% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £405 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.30 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.69% -40.00%
T-SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
434 398 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.29% 27.28% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 250 246
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing T-SQL across the Edinburgh region.

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Edinburgh region.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (73.17%) SQL
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (48.78%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) Finance
6 14 (34.15%) .NET
7 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
7 13 (31.71%) CSS
7 13 (31.71%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (26.83%) MSMQ
9 11 (26.83%) jQuery
9 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
9 11 (26.83%) HTML5
9 11 (26.83%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (26.83%) NServiceBus
9 11 (26.83%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (26.83%) User Experience
10 10 (24.39%) Windows
10 10 (24.39%) Scrum
11 9 (21.95%) MVC
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (26.83%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (26.83%) NServiceBus
2 5 (12.20%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.88%) PowerPivot
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) DB2
8 1 (2.44%) OLAP
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) git-flow
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (17.07%) DBA
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Developer
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (14.63%) SQL BI Developer
4 6 (14.63%) SQL DBA
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Server Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) SSAS Developer
5 4 (9.76%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
2 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
2 13 (31.71%) CSS
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) HTML5
3 11 (26.83%) jQuery
3 11 (26.83%) MSMQ
3 11 (26.83%) Razor View Engine
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (19.51%) Entity Framework
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.44%) Middleware
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (12.20%) Replication
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) MVS
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) MVC
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.63%) OO
6 6 (14.63%) SOLID
6 6 (14.63%) Web Development
7 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.20%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Secure Coding
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) DevOps
8 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) ETL
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) C#
3 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cognos
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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