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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
England / North West
Rank 93 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 41 109 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 2.80% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 7.82% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 69 56
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-46.21% -16.78%

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
1028 1393 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.27% 35.84% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 894 714
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.00 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.37 £42.36 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -13 19 £320 -1.53% 19
Cheshire -4 10 £313 -3.84% 11
Merseyside +3 6 £350 +7.69% 5
Lancashire 0 3 £325 -27.77% 3
Cumbria +11 1 - -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 107 (90.68%) SQL
2 93 (78.81%) SQL Server
3 68 (57.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (45.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (44.07%) .NET
6 41 (34.75%) C#
6 41 (34.75%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (32.20%) ETL
8 34 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (27.12%) XML
10 31 (26.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (24.58%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
13 24 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (19.49%) ASP.NET
14 23 (19.49%) HTML
15 22 (18.64%) VB
15 22 (18.64%) Web Services
16 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
17 18 (15.25%) VB.NET
17 18 (15.25%) CSS
17 18 (15.25%) VB6
18 17 (14.41%) Finance
19 16 (13.56%) Replication
19 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (12.71%) WinForms
20 15 (12.71%) Migration
20 15 (12.71%) MVC
20 15 (12.71%) 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 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.54%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.69%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Firewall
1 1 (0.85%) Intranet
1 1 (0.85%) Network Security
1 1 (0.85%) SAN
1 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (78.81%) SQL Server
2 68 (57.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (45.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (28.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (26.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (24.58%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (9.32%) Power BI
9 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
12 5 (4.24%) QlikView
13 4 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.54%) OLAP
14 3 (2.54%) Qlik Sense
14 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.39%) Moq
4 4 (3.39%) NUnit
5 3 (2.54%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.69%) Ant
6 2 (1.69%) Gradle
6 2 (1.69%) JIRA
6 2 (1.69%) Maven
6 2 (1.69%) Selenium
6 2 (1.69%) WiX
7 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.85%) YouTrack
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Advertising
3 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Billing
4 2 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (70.34%) Developer
2 33 (27.97%) .NET Developer
3 29 (24.58%) SQL Developer
4 21 (17.80%) C# Developer
4 21 (17.80%) DBA
5 20 (16.95%) SQL DBA
6 18 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (10.17%) SSIS Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Analyst
8 11 (9.32%) T-SQL Developer
9 10 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
10 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (5.93%) Administrator
11 7 (5.93%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
13 5 (4.24%) SSRS Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Business Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Consultant
14 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (44.07%) .NET
2 32 (27.12%) XML
3 23 (19.49%) ASP.NET
3 23 (19.49%) HTML
4 22 (18.64%) Web Services
5 18 (15.25%) CSS
6 15 (12.71%) WinForms
7 14 (11.86%) .NET Framework
7 14 (11.86%) Entity Framework
7 14 (11.86%) SOAP
8 11 (9.32%) XSD
9 10 (8.47%) XSL
10 7 (5.93%) WCF
11 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.08%) jQuery
12 5 (4.24%) HTML5
12 5 (4.24%) LINQ
12 5 (4.24%) MDX
12 5 (4.24%) WPF
13 4 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Replication
2 11 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.54%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.54%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.69%) Clustering
4 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.69%) Linux
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.75%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (32.20%) ETL
3 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.71%) High Availability
4 15 (12.71%) Migration
4 15 (12.71%) MVC
4 15 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (11.02%) Database Mirroring
6 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.47%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.78%) TDD
9 7 (5.93%) Database Tuning
9 7 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.24%) ERP
10 5 (4.24%) Web Development
11 4 (3.39%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.39%) OO
11 4 (3.39%) Scrum
11 4 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 107 (90.68%) SQL
2 41 (34.75%) C#
3 22 (18.64%) VB
4 21 (17.80%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.25%) VB.NET
5 18 (15.25%) VB6
6 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.39%) C++
7 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.54%) Java
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) PHP
9 2 (1.69%) VBA
10 1 (0.85%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (0.85%) MCP
2 1 (0.85%) MCSE
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
1 1 (0.85%) Shibboleth
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.24%) Cognos
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle
3 4 (3.39%) Hyperion
4 3 (2.54%) SAP
4 3 (2.54%) Tableau
5 2 (1.69%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) Actuate
6 1 (0.85%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Talend
6 1 (0.85%) Veritas
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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