The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 95 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 28 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.64% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 5.28% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 35
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £543 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.03 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.98% +24.10%
T-SQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
905 1003 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.19% 31.06% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 531 612
Median daily rate £340 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +15.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing T-SQL across the Scotland region.

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Scotland region.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +8 17 £350 -33.33% 2
Glasgow -9 3 £350 +1.81% 4
South Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Scottish Borders - 3 £325 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
T-SQL
UK

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 67 (91.78%) SQL
2 59 (80.82%) SQL Server
3 35 (47.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
5 24 (32.88%) C#
6 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.40%) .NET
8 19 (26.03%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (24.66%) PowerShell
10 17 (23.29%) Windows
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (19.18%) Finance
12 14 (19.18%) OO
12 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
12 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (17.81%) XML
13 13 (17.81%) Migration
14 11 (15.07%) Clustering
14 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
15 10 (13.70%) VMware
15 10 (13.70%) VBScript
15 10 (13.70%) HTML
15 10 (13.70%) Java
15 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (12.33%) ETL
16 9 (12.33%) SOAP
16 9 (12.33%) Web Services
16 9 (12.33%) Banking

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (6.85%) OpenStack
1 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 2 (2.74%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.37%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (80.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (47.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
7 7 (9.59%) DTS
8 6 (8.22%) OLAP
8 6 (8.22%) OLTP
9 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.11%) QlikView
10 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.74%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) JUnit
1 8 (10.96%) Subversion
2 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.85%) CruiseControl
3 5 (6.85%) Fiddler
3 5 (6.85%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.11%) JIRA
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.74%) Maven
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Front Office
3 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Developer
3 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.96%) DBA
6 7 (9.59%) SQL DBA
7 6 (8.22%) MongoDB Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Server Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) T-SQL Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Delphi Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Engineering Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Administrator
10 3 (4.11%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) .NET
2 13 (17.81%) XML
3 10 (13.70%) HTML
4 9 (12.33%) SOAP
4 9 (12.33%) Web Services
5 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.96%) JSON
6 7 (9.59%) Spring
7 6 (8.22%) DOM
7 6 (8.22%) HTML5
7 6 (8.22%) XSLT
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.85%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.85%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.85%) RESTful
8 5 (6.85%) WCF
8 5 (6.85%) WSDL
9 4 (5.48%) REST
10 3 (4.11%) WinForms
10 3 (4.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 3 (4.11%) Data Extraction
4 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (19.18%) OO
4 13 (17.81%) Migration
5 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.33%) ETL
7 8 (10.96%) Database Mirroring
8 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.59%) High Availability
8 7 (9.59%) MVC
9 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.22%) Security Patching
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) Server Building
10 5 (6.85%) Wealth Management
10 5 (6.85%) Workflow
11 4 (5.48%) Database Tuning
11 4 (5.48%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) SQL
2 24 (32.88%) C#
3 18 (24.66%) PowerShell
4 10 (13.70%) Java
4 10 (13.70%) VBScript
5 8 (10.96%) VB
6 4 (5.48%) Delphi
6 4 (5.48%) VBA
7 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.37%) Python
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) MCSE
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle
5 4 (5.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) DevExpress
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) Infor
7 2 (2.74%) Cognos
7 2 (2.74%) Nintex
7 2 (2.74%) Reuters
8 1 (1.37%) RedGate
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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