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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 69 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 72 59 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.24% 2.08% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.55% 6.00% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 56
Average daily rate
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£300 £238 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -19.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £16.68 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £156.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -3.44%
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
1100 984 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.26% 34.75% 36.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 551 613
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 50
Average hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £16.00 £16.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 49 £300 +8.59% 20
Lancashire -19 9 £300 +71.42% 4
Cheshire -5 6 £400 +33.33% 9
Merseyside -6 6 £244 +21.87% 5
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 167 (93.30%) SQL
2 129 (72.07%) SQL Server
3 82 (45.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 79 (44.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (34.64%) .NET
6 58 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (30.73%) C#
8 52 (29.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 48 (26.82%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (26.26%) NHS
11 46 (25.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
13 38 (21.23%) Microsoft
14 37 (20.67%) Finance
15 36 (20.11%) HTML
15 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (19.55%) ASP.NET
17 30 (16.76%) CSS
17 30 (16.76%) MVC
18 25 (13.97%) jQuery
18 25 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (13.41%) XML
20 23 (12.85%) Web Services
20 23 (12.85%) SQL Server 2005
21 22 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
22 21 (11.73%) LINQ
23 20 (11.17%) .NET Framework
24 19 (10.61%) WCF
24 19 (10.61%) Ajax
25 18 (10.06%) TDD

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (5.59%) CMS
2 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.91%) IIS
3 7 (3.91%) Orchard CMS
3 7 (3.91%) Apache
4 5 (2.79%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.79%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.68%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
6 2 (1.12%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Intranet
1 2 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) LDAP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (72.07%) SQL Server
2 82 (45.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (44.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (29.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (26.82%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (25.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (12.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (8.94%) QlikView
10 6 (3.35%) OLAP
10 6 (3.35%) RavenDB
11 5 (2.79%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.23%) Data Mart
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.23%) DTS
12 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.68%) Big Data
13 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (10.06%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.12%) Subversion
4 2 (1.12%) Maven
General
1 37 (20.67%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Marketing
3 5 (2.79%) Retail
4 3 (1.68%) Legal
4 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.68%) Advertising
5 2 (1.12%) Electronics
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (72.07%) Developer
2 41 (22.91%) SQL Developer
3 30 (16.76%) DBA
4 28 (15.64%) SQL DBA
5 24 (13.41%) Analyst
6 22 (12.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 21 (11.73%) .NET Developer
8 15 (8.38%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 10 (5.59%) MI Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.35%) MI Analyst
14 6 (3.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.35%) Administrator
14 6 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.79%) Agile .NET Developer
15 5 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (34.64%) .NET
2 36 (20.11%) HTML
3 35 (19.55%) ASP.NET
4 30 (16.76%) CSS
5 25 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (13.97%) jQuery
6 24 (13.41%) XML
7 23 (12.85%) Web Services
8 21 (11.73%) LINQ
9 20 (11.17%) .NET Framework
10 19 (10.61%) WCF
10 19 (10.61%) Ajax
11 13 (7.26%) REST
12 12 (6.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (6.70%) HTML5
13 10 (5.59%) RESTful
13 10 (5.59%) XSLT
14 9 (5.03%) CSS3
15 8 (4.47%) XHTML
16 7 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.26%) NHS
2 11 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.03%) Replication
4 8 (4.47%) Open Source
5 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.79%) Informatics
7 4 (2.23%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.68%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) DTV
9 2 (1.12%) GIS
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.56%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.70%) Windows
2 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.76%) MVC
4 22 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (10.06%) TDD
6 16 (8.94%) Web Development
6 16 (8.94%) Scrum
7 15 (8.38%) SOA
8 13 (7.26%) ETL
8 13 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (6.70%) Migration
10 11 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.47%) Data Analysis
12 7 (3.91%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.91%) Refactoring
12 7 (3.91%) Workflow
13 6 (3.35%) OO
13 6 (3.35%) ITIL
13 6 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (3.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 167 (93.30%) SQL
2 55 (30.73%) C#
3 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.94%) VBA
5 11 (6.15%) VB
6 9 (5.03%) XPath
7 8 (4.47%) Ruby
8 6 (3.35%) VBScript
8 6 (3.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.23%) C++
9 4 (2.23%) Java
9 4 (2.23%) VB6
9 4 (2.23%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.68%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.12%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) C
12 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (5.03%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.23%) MCSE
4 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) MCTS
5 1 (0.56%) MCITP
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (2.23%) Business Objects
3 4 (2.23%) SAP
4 3 (1.68%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.12%) Cognos
5 2 (1.12%) Avaya
5 2 (1.12%) Genesys
6 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.56%) Sybase
6 1 (0.56%) ESRI
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