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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 34 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 7 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.02% 3.40% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 18.75% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 2
Median daily rate £275 £275 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.19% -40.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.90% 18.13% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 43 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.80 £16.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% +8.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
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 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 6 £275 -4.34% 4
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) ETL
8 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Unix
8 2 (20.00%) Solaris
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) OLTP
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle