The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
North West / Merseyside
Rank 34 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.31% 0.93% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 2.88% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £350 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £32.50 £30.60
% change year-on-year
-56.00% +6.22%

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
112 104 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.72% 32.40% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 43
Median daily rate £350 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 2 £306 -5.76% 2
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Power BI
6 2 (20.00%) Records Management
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (10.00%) OLTP
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (20.00%) Power BI
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) OLTP
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Records Management
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Case Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft