The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 31 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 133 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 368 533 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.57% 2.20% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 5.04% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 362 345
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £125.00 £51.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.09% +52.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -29.54%
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9740 10575 10344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.42% 43.59% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6962 7470 7128
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 104 162
Average hourly rate £34.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
T-SQL
England

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in London

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in London

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in London

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London +3 138 £475 +12.75% 53
Romford - 3 £450 - 1
Southwark - 1 £313 -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Bexley - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
Croydon - - - - 3
Dagenham - - - - 1
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
T-SQL
England

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 780 (91.98%) SQL
2 611 (72.05%) SQL Server
3 395 (46.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 332 (39.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 282 (33.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 268 (31.60%) .NET
7 249 (29.36%) Microsoft
8 230 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
9 229 (27.00%) C#
10 228 (26.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 209 (24.65%) Finance
12 201 (23.70%) ETL
13 192 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
14 168 (19.81%) JavaScript
15 155 (18.28%) MS Excel
16 153 (18.04%) ASP.NET
17 143 (16.86%) HTML
18 132 (15.57%) Windows
19 124 (14.62%) CSS
20 118 (13.92%) Banking
21 111 (13.09%) SQL Server 2005
22 110 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
23 107 (12.62%) jQuery
24 106 (12.50%) .NET Framework
24 106 (12.50%) Oracle
25 105 (12.38%) Web Services
26 102 (12.03%) XML
26 102 (12.03%) Data Modelling
26 102 (12.03%) MVC
27 95 (11.20%) SQL Server 2012

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 56 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.90%) IIS
3 47 (5.54%) CMS
4 24 (2.83%) Umbraco
5 22 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 17 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.06%) Confluence
11 6 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.71%) Node.js
12 5 (0.59%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.47%) SAS
14 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
15 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 155 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.24%) MS Office
3 11 (1.30%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.24%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) FastStats
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (4.13%) Markit EDM
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.47%) Agresso
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Tridion
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.12%) Summit
8 1 (0.12%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.59%) SaaS
3 4 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.24%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.00%) Internet
2 14 (1.65%) SAN
3 10 (1.18%) FTP
4 8 (0.94%) HTTP
5 6 (0.71%) Broadband
6 3 (0.35%) LDAP
6 3 (0.35%) Intranet
6 3 (0.35%) NAS
7 2 (0.24%) X.509
7 2 (0.24%) Firewall
7 2 (0.24%) SSH
7 2 (0.24%) DNS
7 2 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 611 (72.05%) SQL Server
2 395 (46.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 332 (39.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 282 (33.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 228 (26.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 192 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
7 111 (13.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 95 (11.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 53 (6.25%) OLAP
10 48 (5.66%) DTS
11 46 (5.42%) Relational Database
12 44 (5.19%) Oracle Database
12 44 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 41 (4.83%) QlikView
14 36 (4.25%) Oracle Database 11g
15 31 (3.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 30 (3.54%) Data Mining
17 25 (2.95%) Crystal Reports
18 21 (2.48%) OLTP
18 21 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 73 (8.61%) Visual Studio
2 70 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (4.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 32 (3.77%) Subversion
5 23 (2.71%) NUnit
5 23 (2.71%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.77%) MSTest
6 15 (1.77%) SpecFlow
6 15 (1.77%) JIRA
7 13 (1.53%) Maven
7 13 (1.53%) ERwin
8 12 (1.42%) Git (software)
8 12 (1.42%) JUnit
9 11 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (1.06%) Moq
10 9 (1.06%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.06%) Selenium
10 9 (1.06%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.94%) FrontPage
11 8 (0.94%) Expression Web
General
1 209 (24.65%) Finance
2 118 (13.92%) Banking
3 42 (4.95%) Investment Banking
4 35 (4.13%) Retail
5 25 (2.95%) Front Office
6 19 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 19 (2.24%) Legal
6 19 (2.24%) Marketing
7 16 (1.89%) Advertising
8 12 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.30%) Back Office
10 9 (1.06%) Publishing
11 7 (0.83%) Games
11 7 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.71%) Billing
13 4 (0.47%) Law
13 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.47%) German Language
14 3 (0.35%) Electronics
14 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 558 (65.80%) Developer
2 185 (21.82%) SQL Developer
3 114 (13.44%) Analyst
4 90 (10.61%) .NET Developer
5 86 (10.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 74 (8.73%) DBA
7 67 (7.90%) SQL DBA
8 64 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 49 (5.78%) C# Developer
10 47 (5.54%) SQL Server Developer
11 33 (3.89%) SQL Server DBA
11 33 (3.89%) Data Analyst
11 33 (3.89%) Consultant
12 32 (3.77%) Architect
13 31 (3.66%) Applications Support
13 31 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (3.42%) Business Analyst
15 28 (3.30%) Java Developer
16 21 (2.48%) ASP.NET Developer
17 20 (2.36%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (31.60%) .NET
2 153 (18.04%) ASP.NET
3 143 (16.86%) HTML
4 124 (14.62%) CSS
5 107 (12.62%) jQuery
6 106 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 105 (12.38%) Web Services
8 102 (12.03%) XML
9 80 (9.43%) WCF
10 75 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 63 (7.43%) MDX
12 51 (6.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 48 (5.66%) HTML5
14 43 (5.07%) WPF
15 38 (4.48%) Ajax
15 38 (4.48%) SOAP
16 32 (3.77%) LINQ
17 31 (3.66%) CSS3
18 25 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.54%) Replication
2 37 (4.36%) NHS
3 29 (3.42%) Clustering
4 28 (3.30%) Data Integration
5 26 (3.07%) Derivative
5 26 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.89%) Equities
6 16 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 12 (1.42%) Hedge funds
8 8 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.94%) Fixed Income
8 8 (0.94%) Data Extraction
9 7 (0.83%) Market Risk
9 7 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.59%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.47%) Online Games
11 4 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 132 (15.57%) Windows
2 37 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (3.77%) UNIX
4 19 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (2.00%) Linux
6 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.06%) Solaris
8 6 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (23.70%) ETL
3 110 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (12.03%) MVC
4 102 (12.03%) Data Modelling
5 90 (10.61%) Migration
6 84 (9.91%) TDD
7 72 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (7.19%) Unit Testing
9 56 (6.60%) OO
10 55 (6.49%) Data Migration
11 47 (5.54%) Scrum
11 47 (5.54%) Data Analysis
12 46 (5.42%) Workflow
13 44 (5.19%) Asset Management
13 44 (5.19%) Kimball Methodology
14 38 (4.48%) Analytics
15 37 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (4.25%) Validation
17 31 (3.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 780 (91.98%) SQL
2 229 (27.00%) C#
3 168 (19.81%) JavaScript
4 75 (8.84%) PL/SQL
5 48 (5.66%) Java
6 28 (3.30%) VBA
7 27 (3.18%) VB.NET
8 24 (2.83%) PowerShell
9 16 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.89%) Perl
10 12 (1.42%) C++
11 11 (1.30%) VB
12 10 (1.18%) VBScript
13 6 (0.71%) Python
13 6 (0.71%) XPath
14 5 (0.59%) C
15 4 (0.47%) PHP
15 4 (0.47%) Korn
15 4 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (6.60%) Degree
2 42 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (3.66%) MCITP
4 21 (2.48%) MCTS
5 10 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.06%) MCDBA
7 8 (0.94%) MCSE
8 7 (0.83%) MCSA
9 6 (0.71%) ISEB
10 5 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.47%) OCP
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.35%) MBA
12 3 (0.35%) MCT
13 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.12%) IIBA
14 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.31%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.59%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) EMIR
4 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.12%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 21 (2.48%) Control-M
2 12 (1.42%) SCCM
2 12 (1.42%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.59%) SCOM
4 4 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.24%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.24%) Ionix
6 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) WMI
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 249 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 106 (12.50%) Oracle
3 44 (5.19%) Cognos
4 41 (4.83%) Sybase
5 23 (2.71%) Tableau
6 22 (2.59%) Sitecore
7 20 (2.36%) Business Objects
8 18 (2.12%) JBoss
9 17 (2.00%) Hyperion
10 13 (1.53%) VMware
10 13 (1.53%) Ektron
11 12 (1.42%) Informatica
11 12 (1.42%) CODA
11 12 (1.42%) SAP
12 11 (1.30%) IBM
13 7 (0.83%) Talend
14 6 (0.71%) EPiServer
15 5 (0.59%) Teradata
15 5 (0.59%) ION Trading
15 5 (0.59%) Netezza
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £280 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Dialogue By Design
Rate: £24,000 - £27,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago