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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 113 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -28
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 57 83 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 2.09% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.06% 6.50% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 56
Average daily rate £350 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £264 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -90.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.30 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.69% -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
1404 1277 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.89% 32.12% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 808 553
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 34
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire -5 25 £325 - 3
Manchester -19 19 £363 +7.40% 34
Merseyside -3 7 £300 +9.09% 4
Lancashire -1 5 £450 +63.63% 5
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 141 (92.76%) SQL
2 110 (72.37%) SQL Server
3 58 (38.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (38.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (37.50%) ETL
5 56 (36.84%) .NET
6 41 (26.97%) Microsoft
7 39 (25.66%) C#
7 39 (25.66%) ASP.NET
8 36 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 34 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (21.05%) Oracle
10 32 (21.05%) MVC
11 28 (18.42%) CSS
12 27 (17.76%) HTML
12 27 (17.76%) .NET Framework
12 27 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (17.11%) Data Modelling
14 25 (16.45%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (15.79%) TDD
15 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (15.13%) Web Development
16 23 (15.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (13.82%) jQuery
17 21 (13.82%) Unit Testing
17 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (13.16%) Migration
18 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (13.16%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.32%) Aareon QL
2 2 (1.32%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.32%) arcHouse
2 2 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.32%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (1.32%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.32%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) Intranet
2 3 (1.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (72.37%) SQL Server
2 58 (38.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 58 (38.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (16.45%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (15.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (5.92%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.61%) DataStage
9 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.32%) MySQL
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.32%) QlikView
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.58%) ERwin
4 7 (4.61%) Moq
5 6 (3.95%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.95%) MSTest
5 6 (3.95%) NUnit
6 5 (3.29%) Grunt
6 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (3.29%) Toad
7 3 (1.97%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.66%) tSQLt
8 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (11.18%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Retail
3 5 (3.29%) Advertising
4 4 (2.63%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Publishing
6 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 117 (76.97%) Developer
2 55 (36.18%) SQL Developer
3 28 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 24 (15.79%) ETL Developer
5 20 (13.16%) Analyst
6 19 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 19 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
7 17 (11.18%) Data Analyst
8 16 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
9 15 (9.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (9.21%) SSRS Developer
11 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Developer
12 12 (7.89%) Web Developer
13 11 (7.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (6.58%) Software Developer
15 9 (5.92%) DBA
15 9 (5.92%) SQL DBA
16 8 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.84%) .NET
2 39 (25.66%) ASP.NET
3 28 (18.42%) CSS
4 27 (17.76%) .NET Framework
4 27 (17.76%) HTML
5 21 (13.82%) jQuery
6 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (13.16%) Entity Framework
7 17 (11.18%) Web Services
7 17 (11.18%) XML
8 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (7.24%) Classic ASP
9 11 (7.24%) HTML5
10 10 (6.58%) XSLT
11 9 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (4.61%) WCF
13 6 (3.95%) CSS3
13 6 (3.95%) JSON
13 6 (3.95%) Velocity
14 5 (3.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Replication
2 9 (5.92%) Data Extraction
3 8 (5.26%) NHS
4 7 (4.61%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.29%) Clustering
6 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.97%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.97%) iPad
9 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.24%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.50%) ETL
2 34 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (21.05%) MVC
4 26 (17.11%) Data Modelling
5 24 (15.79%) TDD
6 23 (15.13%) Web Development
7 21 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (13.82%) Unit Testing
8 20 (13.16%) Migration
8 20 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (11.84%) Data Migration
10 15 (9.87%) High Availability
11 13 (8.55%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.89%) Database Tuning
13 9 (5.92%) Validation
14 7 (4.61%) Data Management
14 7 (4.61%) Data Security
14 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (3.95%) Translating Business Requirements
16 5 (3.29%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 141 (92.76%) SQL
2 39 (25.66%) C#
3 36 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 16 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.24%) VBScript
7 10 (6.58%) C++
8 9 (5.92%) PHP
9 5 (3.29%) VB
9 5 (3.29%) XPath
10 4 (2.63%) Java
10 4 (2.63%) XAML
11 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.66%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 41 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.05%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) IBM
3 7 (4.61%) Informatica
4 5 (3.29%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.97%) Cognos
6 2 (1.32%) Aareon
6 2 (1.32%) Anite
6 2 (1.32%) BEA
6 2 (1.32%) Capita
6 2 (1.32%) Civica
6 2 (1.32%) Comino
6 2 (1.32%) Kypera
6 2 (1.32%) Northgate
6 2 (1.32%) Orchard
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) RedGate
7 1 (0.66%) Tableau
7 1 (0.66%) Talend
7 1 (0.66%) Vertica
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