The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 126 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -14
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 40 83 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 2.25% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 7.08% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 53 50
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £255 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% +88.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -40.00%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1335 1173 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.09% 31.84% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 759 533
Median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £31.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £46.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Manchester -31 20 £358 +5.92% 38
Cheshire -18 11 £325 - 4
Merseyside -9 7 £275 -4.34% 5
Lancashire -8 1 £225 -25.00% 4
T-SQL
England

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 North West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 118 (90.77%) SQL
2 102 (78.46%) SQL Server
3 54 (41.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (40.00%) ETL
5 51 (39.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (33.08%) .NET
7 36 (27.69%) Microsoft
8 34 (26.15%) C#
9 31 (23.85%) ASP.NET
10 30 (23.08%) Oracle
11 29 (22.31%) MVC
12 27 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (19.23%) JavaScript
14 24 (18.46%) TDD
15 23 (17.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
19 19 (14.62%) PL/SQL
19 19 (14.62%) jQuery
19 19 (14.62%) .NET Framework
20 18 (13.85%) Unit Testing
20 18 (13.85%) CSS
20 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (13.85%) Data Modelling
20 18 (13.85%) Migration
20 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (13.08%) HTML
21 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.77%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.77%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.77%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.77%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.77%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.77%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) Intranet
2 3 (2.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (78.46%) SQL Server
2 54 (41.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (39.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (5.38%) DataStage
9 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (1.54%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (17.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.69%) ERwin
4 7 (5.38%) Moq
5 3 (2.31%) MSTest
5 3 (2.31%) NUnit
5 3 (2.31%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.31%) Toad
6 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.54%) Grunt
6 2 (1.54%) JIRA
7 1 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Retail
3 4 (3.08%) Advertising
3 4 (3.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Publishing
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (78.46%) Developer
2 55 (42.31%) SQL Developer
3 23 (17.69%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.69%) ETL Developer
4 20 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 18 (13.85%) Analyst
6 17 (13.08%) SSIS Developer
7 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (11.54%) Data Analyst
7 15 (11.54%) T-SQL Developer
8 14 (10.77%) SQL Server Developer
9 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.46%) SSRS Developer
11 9 (6.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.15%) SQL Analyst
13 7 (5.38%) Report Developer
13 7 (5.38%) SQL Data Analyst
13 7 (5.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.08%) .NET
2 31 (23.85%) ASP.NET
3 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (14.62%) .NET Framework
4 19 (14.62%) jQuery
5 18 (13.85%) CSS
6 17 (13.08%) Entity Framework
6 17 (13.08%) HTML
7 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (11.54%) Web Services
8 12 (9.23%) XML
9 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (6.15%) HTML5
11 7 (5.38%) WCF
12 6 (4.62%) CSS3
12 6 (4.62%) Velocity
13 5 (3.85%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.85%) Classic ASP
13 5 (3.85%) NHibernate
13 5 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Replication
2 8 (6.15%) NHS
3 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.38%) Data Extraction
4 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.08%) iPad
6 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.31%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.54%) Clustering
8 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.54%) Solaris
3 2 (1.54%) Unix
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.00%) ETL
2 29 (22.31%) MVC
3 27 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (18.46%) TDD
5 20 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.85%) Data Modelling
6 18 (13.85%) Migration
6 18 (13.85%) Unit Testing
7 17 (13.08%) Web Development
8 16 (12.31%) Data Migration
9 14 (10.77%) E-Commerce
10 13 (10.00%) High Availability
11 12 (9.23%) Database Tuning
12 7 (5.38%) Data Security
12 7 (5.38%) Validation
13 6 (4.62%) Translating Business Requirements
14 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.85%) ERP
14 5 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (90.77%) SQL
2 34 (26.15%) C#
3 25 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.62%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.69%) C++
5 10 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.62%) VB
7 5 (3.85%) PHP
7 5 (3.85%) VBScript
8 4 (3.08%) Java
8 4 (3.08%) XAML
9 2 (1.54%) XPath
10 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.77%) ISEB
3 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 36 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.08%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) IBM
3 7 (5.38%) Informatica
4 2 (1.54%) BEA
4 2 (1.54%) Cognos
4 2 (1.54%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.54%) Tableau
5 1 (0.77%) Aareon
5 1 (0.77%) Anite
5 1 (0.77%) Capita
5 1 (0.77%) Civica
5 1 (0.77%) Comino
5 1 (0.77%) Kypera
5 1 (0.77%) Northgate
5 1 (0.77%) Orchard
5 1 (0.77%) SAP
5 1 (0.77%) Talend
5 1 (0.77%) Vertica
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