The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 25 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.09% 1.19% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 4.08% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£205 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +1.53%
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 £25.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
T-SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 49 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.96% 29.17% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 33
Average daily rate £306 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £575 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -77.77%
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 the Midlands

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Local Government
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) Informatica
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
6 2 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Datanomic
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage
4 1 (12.50%) QualityStage
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Research Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) E-business
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Trillium
3 1 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (12.50%) Datanomic