The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 46 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 20 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 2.86% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 7.14% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 15
Average daily rate £333 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 252 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.15% 40.06% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 148 174
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 38
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.98% +0.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
T-SQL
East of England

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -12 6 £353 +8.46%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
T-SQL
East of England

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (43.75%) Web Services
5 13 (40.63%) .NET
5 13 (40.63%) C#
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 10 (31.25%) MS Office
8 9 (28.13%) XML
8 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.00%) Sybase
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (25.00%) MVC
10 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
10 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
10 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) XSLT
10 7 (21.88%) Spring
10 7 (21.88%) JasperReports
10 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
12 5 (15.63%) HTML
12 5 (15.63%) jQuery

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.88%) JasperReports
3 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.13%) DTS
8 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Excel Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Report Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.13%) Database Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 9 (28.13%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) XSLT
5 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
5 7 (21.88%) Spring
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
6 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) DHTML
7 4 (12.50%) Classic ASP
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) J2EE
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.13%) JSP
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Database Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) VBScript
7 2 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) VB6
8 1 (3.13%) SELCOPY
8 1 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Sybase
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Alterian