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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
England / North West
Rank 101 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 32 91 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.24% 2.38% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 6.27% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 58 49
Median daily rate £328 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1051 1451 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 40.61% 37.89% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 914 720
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.82 £16.00 £22.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £52.36
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 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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 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
Manchester -9 16 £339 -0.44% 25
Lancashire +9 6 £275 -38.88% 8
Merseyside +2 4 £350 +7.69% 3
Cheshire -10 4 £344 +6.58% 20
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 North West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 92 (93.88%) SQL
2 72 (73.47%) SQL Server
3 63 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (53.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (38.78%) .NET
6 35 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (32.65%) ETL
8 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (29.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (26.53%) C#
10 26 (26.53%) XML
11 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
12 24 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (19.39%) HTML
15 18 (18.37%) CSS
15 18 (18.37%) Web Services
16 17 (17.35%) VB
16 17 (17.35%) VB.NET
17 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
17 16 (16.33%) VB6
18 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (13.27%) XSD
19 13 (13.27%) Finance
20 12 (12.24%) Migration
20 12 (12.24%) XSL
20 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
20 12 (12.24%) Database Mirroring
21 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
21 11 (11.22%) Windows

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 6 (6.12%) IIS
1 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.04%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Firewall
1 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 63 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (53.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (29.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (10.20%) Power BI
9 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (6.12%) QlikView
11 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.04%) OLAP
12 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
13 1 (1.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.04%) Moq
4 2 (2.04%) NUnit
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.02%) WiX
5 1 (1.02%) YouTrack
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (69.39%) Developer
2 26 (26.53%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.39%) DBA
3 19 (19.39%) SQL Developer
4 18 (18.37%) SQL DBA
5 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.24%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.16%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (8.16%) T-SQL Developer
9 7 (7.14%) Administrator
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (5.10%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (4.08%) Business Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Consultant
12 4 (4.08%) QlikView Developer
12 4 (4.08%) SSRS Developer
13 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.78%) .NET
2 26 (26.53%) XML
3 19 (19.39%) HTML
4 18 (18.37%) CSS
4 18 (18.37%) Web Services
5 13 (13.27%) XSD
6 12 (12.24%) XSL
7 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.18%) .NET Framework
8 9 (9.18%) Entity Framework
9 8 (8.16%) SOAP
10 5 (5.10%) MDX
10 5 (5.10%) WinForms
11 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.08%) LINQ
11 4 (4.08%) WCF
11 4 (4.08%) XSLT
12 3 (3.06%) WPF
13 2 (2.04%) HTML5
13 2 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.18%) Replication
2 3 (3.06%) Clustering
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
4 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (32.65%) ETL
3 12 (12.24%) Database Mirroring
3 12 (12.24%) Migration
4 11 (11.22%) Data Modelling
5 9 (9.18%) High Availability
6 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.16%) MVC
6 8 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.06%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.06%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (3.06%) ITIL
10 3 (3.06%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (3.06%) Project Management
10 3 (3.06%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.04%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (93.88%) SQL
2 26 (26.53%) C#
3 17 (17.35%) VB
3 17 (17.35%) VB.NET
4 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (16.33%) VB6
5 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.02%) C
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) VBA
7 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.02%) HNC
2 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.02%) MCP
2 1 (1.02%) MCSE
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.02%) MetaFrame
1 1 (1.02%) Shibboleth
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) Cognos
4 4 (4.08%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.04%) Tableau
6 1 (1.02%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix
6 1 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (1.02%) Talend
6 1 (1.02%) Veritas
6 1 (1.02%) VMware
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