The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 55 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 85 83 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.83% 3.12% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.15% 9.57% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 72
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£311 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £25.73
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 - £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.41% -31.42%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
929 867 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.89% 32.55% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 460 681
Average daily rate £338 £308 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 74
Average hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £25.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.33% +44.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.64 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.23 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
T-SQL
England

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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
(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
Manchester +1 36 £275 -8.33% 34
Cheshire +26 32 £340 -12.25% 17
Merseyside -6 5 £203 -44.13% 7
Lancashire -16 5 £313 +4.16% 6
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 179 (95.72%) SQL
2 122 (65.24%) SQL Server
3 75 (40.11%) C#
4 72 (38.50%) .NET
5 62 (33.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (28.88%) ASP.NET
7 45 (24.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (22.99%) HTML
9 40 (21.39%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (21.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
10 39 (20.86%) CSS
11 36 (19.25%) WCF
12 33 (17.65%) Web Services
13 31 (16.58%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (16.58%) NHS
14 30 (16.04%) TDD
15 28 (14.97%) Scrum
15 28 (14.97%) ETL
16 26 (13.90%) Finance
16 26 (13.90%) MVC
17 25 (13.37%) Microsoft
18 22 (11.76%) WPF
19 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (11.23%) XML
20 20 (10.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 19 (10.16%) HTML5
21 19 (10.16%) LINQ
21 19 (10.16%) Unit Testing
21 19 (10.16%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.14%) CMS
2 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.14%) JCAPS
2 4 (2.14%) Node.js
3 3 (1.60%) NServiceBus
3 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.07%) SAS
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.07%) IIS
4 2 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.53%) LDAP
2 1 (0.53%) ADSL
2 1 (0.53%) Broadband
2 1 (0.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (65.24%) SQL Server
2 62 (33.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (24.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (21.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (16.58%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (10.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (8.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.74%) MS Access
9 7 (3.74%) DTS
10 6 (3.21%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.67%) QlikView
12 4 (2.14%) Big Data
12 4 (2.14%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.60%) OLAP
14 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.07%) Star Schema
15 1 (0.53%) MSDE
15 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (6.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.74%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.14%) Subversion
3 4 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) T4 Templates
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (13.90%) Finance
2 3 (1.60%) Back Office
3 2 (1.07%) Banking
3 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.07%) Advertising
3 2 (1.07%) Marketing
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Local Government
4 1 (0.53%) Electronics
4 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (71.12%) Developer
2 39 (20.86%) .NET Developer
3 34 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 30 (16.04%) SQL Developer
5 23 (12.30%) DBA
6 22 (11.76%) Analyst
7 20 (10.70%) SQL DBA
8 19 (10.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (8.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.88%) Web Developer
13 10 (5.35%) MI Developer
14 9 (4.81%) Administrator
15 7 (3.74%) .NET Web Developer
15 7 (3.74%) C# Web Developer
15 7 (3.74%) Salesforce.com Developer
16 6 (3.21%) Consultant
16 6 (3.21%) Software Developer
17 5 (2.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (38.50%) .NET
2 54 (28.88%) ASP.NET
3 43 (22.99%) HTML
4 39 (20.86%) CSS
5 36 (19.25%) WCF
6 33 (17.65%) Web Services
7 22 (11.76%) WPF
8 21 (11.23%) XML
9 19 (10.16%) LINQ
9 19 (10.16%) HTML5
10 17 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (8.56%) CSS3
12 15 (8.02%) WinForms
12 15 (8.02%) Ajax
13 14 (7.49%) SOAP
14 10 (5.35%) .NET Framework
14 10 (5.35%) REST
15 9 (4.81%) JSON
16 8 (4.28%) NHibernate
16 8 (4.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.58%) NHS
2 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.81%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.28%) Clustering
5 7 (3.74%) RIA
6 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.60%) PKI
7 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.49%) Windows
2 5 (2.67%) Linux
2 5 (2.67%) UNIX
3 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.39%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (16.04%) TDD
3 28 (14.97%) ETL
3 28 (14.97%) Scrum
4 26 (13.90%) MVC
5 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (10.16%) Unit Testing
7 18 (9.63%) Migration
8 15 (8.02%) MVVM
8 15 (8.02%) User Stories
9 14 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.42%) Pair Programming
11 11 (5.88%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.35%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.35%) OOD
13 9 (4.81%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.81%) Data Analysis
14 8 (4.28%) CRM
14 8 (4.28%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 179 (95.72%) SQL
2 75 (40.11%) C#
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.09%) VBA
5 15 (8.02%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.35%) Java
7 9 (4.81%) VB
7 9 (4.81%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.74%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.14%) C++
10 3 (1.60%) VB6
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.07%) CCA
1 2 (1.07%) Degree
1 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) MCP
2 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.53%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.67%) HL7
2 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.14%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.56%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.21%) IBM
4 6 (3.21%) Twitter
5 5 (2.67%) Ab Initio
6 4 (2.14%) CommVault
6 4 (2.14%) Tableau
7 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) Telerik
7 3 (1.60%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 2 (1.07%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.07%) Sage
8 2 (1.07%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) Trillium
9 1 (0.53%) Sybase
9 1 (0.53%) Informatica
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix
9 1 (0.53%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Up to 320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £245 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago