The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Lancashire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 44 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.38% 2.92% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 8.51% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Average daily rate
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£306 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £301
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -31.61%
Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
126 94 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.03% 34.31% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 52 107
Average daily rate £378 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £325 £450
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 £36.67 £37.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
T-SQL
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Blackpool - 1 £325 - 1
Burnley - - - -
Preston - - - - 1
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) NHS
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
8 3 (18.75%) WinForms
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Telerik
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (18.75%) MVVM
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (12.50%) POCO
9 2 (12.50%) WF
9 2 (12.50%) LINQ
9 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 2 (12.50%) WCF

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.25%) OLAP
7 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (6.25%) QlikView
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) T4 Templates
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) WinForms
2 3 (18.75%) WPF
3 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) POCO
3 2 (12.50%) WF
3 2 (12.50%) LINQ
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) NHS
2 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) MVVM
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 4 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) VB6
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Telerik
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase