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 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 53 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 129 104 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.93% 3.33% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.11% 10.05% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 76 40
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£363 £316 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £423 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.66%
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
1416 1035 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.21% 33.12% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 597 526
Average daily rate £385 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 27 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.98 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 September 2015.

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 September 2015. 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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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
Lancashire +18 45 £500 +60.00% 8
Manchester -21 35 £325 +14.03% 36
Cheshire -12 33 £338 -3.57% 20
Merseyside -5 8 £206 -24.40% 6
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 210 (99.53%) SQL
2 181 (85.78%) SQL Server
3 110 (52.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (45.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (40.28%) ETL
6 75 (35.55%) Data Warehouse
7 72 (34.12%) Business Intelligence
7 72 (34.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 65 (30.81%) Microsoft
9 51 (24.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (21.33%) Data Modelling
11 34 (16.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (15.17%) Oracle
12 32 (15.17%) Finance
13 29 (13.74%) Migration
13 29 (13.74%) PL/SQL
13 29 (13.74%) Informatica
14 25 (11.85%) Data Security
14 25 (11.85%) Visual Studio
15 24 (11.37%) C++
16 23 (10.90%) ERwin
16 23 (10.90%) Unit Testing
17 22 (10.43%) Security Cleared
17 22 (10.43%) .NET
18 21 (9.95%) C#
18 21 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
19 18 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (8.53%) MS Excel
19 18 (8.53%) Kimball Methodology

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (3.32%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.32%) IIS
2 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.47%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Maximo
4 1 (0.47%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) ATM
1 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (85.78%) SQL Server
2 110 (52.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (45.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (35.55%) Data Warehouse
5 72 (34.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (24.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (16.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (8.06%) OLAP
10 15 (7.11%) OLAP Cube
11 13 (6.16%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.27%) MySQL
12 9 (4.27%) OLTP
13 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (3.32%) QlikView
14 6 (2.84%) MS Access
14 6 (2.84%) DTS
15 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (11.85%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.90%) ERwin
3 18 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (7.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (2.84%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.47%) Gradle
7 1 (0.47%) Ant
7 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 32 (15.17%) Finance
2 6 (2.84%) Banking
3 3 (1.42%) Retail
3 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.42%) Back Office
4 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Law
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (63.51%) Developer
2 74 (35.07%) SQL Developer
3 32 (15.17%) Analyst
4 28 (13.27%) DBA
5 27 (12.80%) SQL DBA
5 27 (12.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 20 (9.48%) ETL Developer
7 18 (8.53%) Data Analyst
8 13 (6.16%) .NET Developer
9 10 (4.74%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Database Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Business Developer
10 9 (4.27%) Informatica Developer
10 9 (4.27%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (3.79%) SQL Database Developer
11 8 (3.79%) Informatica ETL Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) Report Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Tester
13 6 (2.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.43%) .NET
2 16 (7.58%) Velocity
3 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.21%) HTML
5 9 (4.27%) CSS
5 9 (4.27%) Web Services
5 9 (4.27%) jQuery
6 8 (3.79%) XML
7 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.84%) WCF
8 6 (2.84%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.84%) MDX
9 4 (1.90%) Ajax
9 4 (1.90%) HTML5
9 4 (1.90%) CSS3
10 3 (1.42%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.42%) LINQ
10 3 (1.42%) RESTful
11 2 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (7.58%) Algorithms
2 14 (6.64%) Replication
3 13 (6.16%) NHS
4 10 (4.74%) Clustering
5 4 (1.90%) Statistics
5 4 (1.90%) User Experience
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.95%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Informatics
7 1 (0.47%) Tandem
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) DTV
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.84%) Windows
2 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.95%) UNIX
3 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.28%) ETL
2 72 (34.12%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (21.33%) Data Modelling
4 29 (13.74%) Migration
5 25 (11.85%) Data Security
6 23 (10.90%) Unit Testing
7 21 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (8.53%) Kimball Methodology
8 18 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (8.06%) Data Migration
10 14 (6.64%) Dimensional Modelling
10 14 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 10 (4.74%) MVC
11 10 (4.74%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (3.79%) ETL Development
13 7 (3.32%) E-Commerce
14 6 (2.84%) OO
14 6 (2.84%) CRM
14 6 (2.84%) Test Scripting
15 5 (2.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 210 (99.53%) SQL
2 29 (13.74%) PL/SQL
3 24 (11.37%) C++
4 21 (9.95%) C#
5 13 (6.16%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.32%) VB
7 6 (2.84%) VBA
7 6 (2.84%) VBScript
8 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.47%) Java
10 1 (0.47%) VB6
10 1 (0.47%) PHP5
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (10.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.42%) Degree
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) HL7
Vendors
1 65 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.17%) Oracle
3 29 (13.74%) Informatica
4 7 (3.32%) SAP
5 6 (2.84%) Tableau
5 6 (2.84%) Talend
6 4 (1.90%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (1.90%) Cognos
7 2 (0.95%) Trillium
7 2 (0.95%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) Infor
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.47%) Sybase
8 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £141 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Northwich
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago