The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 34 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 19 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.42% 2.99% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.58% 9.86% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.35% -3.63%
T-SQL
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 71 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.12% 30.34% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 33 98
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £219 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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 Lancashire

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 7 £420 -
Preston -10 2 £270 -
Blackpool - - - -
Burnley - - - -
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) .NET
9 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
10 6 (26.09%) NHS
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
11 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) VB
11 5 (21.74%) Marketing
11 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
11 5 (21.74%) Time Management
12 4 (17.39%) Data Mart
12 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
12 4 (17.39%) C#
12 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
12 4 (17.39%) OLAP
12 4 (17.39%) IIS
12 4 (17.39%) MCSE
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (17.39%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Data Mart
7 4 (17.39%) OLAP
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) DBA
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
2 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) MI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) MVVM
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) VB
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) C
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik