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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 68 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.99% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 3.97% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.30% -3.63%
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
398 277 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.81% 24.82% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 113 93
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £412 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £12.65 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 27 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) MSMQ
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) EAI
7 5 (25.00%) SOA
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
9 3 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (15.00%) Cognos Event Studio

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Cognos Event Studio
7 2 (10.00%) DTS
8 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.00%) OLAP
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) WCF
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) MSMQ
5 2 (10.00%) WinForms
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) MDX
6 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) EAI
1 5 (25.00%) SOA
1 5 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cognos
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.00%) Netezza
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau