The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 30 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 Scotland 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 103 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 24 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.89% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 2.57% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £171 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £301
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -31.61%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1115 857 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.41% 34.85% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 404 331
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 28
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £14.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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
Glasgow 0 11 £375 -16.66% 7
Edinburgh -18 9 £338 +32.35% 4
Stirling -5 1 £375 -
Aberdeen - 1 £300 -
Dundee - - - -
Falkirk - - - -
Fife - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
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T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 55 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 36 (60.00%) .NET
4 30 (50.00%) C#
5 19 (31.67%) Finance
5 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
8 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (25.00%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
10 14 (23.33%) OO
10 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
11 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (20.00%) Oracle
13 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (18.33%) Workflow
14 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 10 (16.67%) WCF
15 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
16 8 (13.33%) TDD
16 8 (13.33%) Subversion
16 8 (13.33%) HTML
16 8 (13.33%) Windows
16 8 (13.33%) Cognos
16 8 (13.33%) jQuery
16 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (11.67%) MS Project Server
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) InfoPath
1 7 (11.67%) MS Project
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (3.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (5.00%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Cognos Event Studio
10 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.33%) MS Access
11 2 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (10.00%) CppUnit
3 6 (10.00%) GoogleTest
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) CodeRush
5 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.67%) Trac
5 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Hudson
5 1 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.67%) JUnit
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (10.00%) DBA
5 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.33%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) Web Services
3 15 (25.00%) XML
4 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.67%) WCF
6 8 (13.33%) HTML
6 8 (13.33%) jQuery
7 7 (11.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 7 (11.67%) STL
8 6 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (8.33%) MSMQ
9 5 (8.33%) ATL
9 5 (8.33%) COM+
9 5 (8.33%) DCOM
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (5.00%) WPF
10 3 (5.00%) OLE DB
10 3 (5.00%) J2EE
11 2 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
2 2 (3.33%) Equities
2 2 (3.33%) Derivative
2 2 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) OO
2 11 (18.33%) Workflow
3 8 (13.33%) TDD
3 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (11.67%) ETL
4 7 (11.67%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (10.00%) Scrum
5 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.33%) Data Management
6 5 (8.33%) EAI
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
6 5 (8.33%) MVC
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.67%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 30 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.67%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Java
6 2 (3.33%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) VB6
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
7 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) OCP
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle
3 8 (13.33%) Cognos
4 6 (10.00%) Google
5 5 (8.33%) Nintex
5 5 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.00%) Sybase
7 1 (1.67%) Tableau
7 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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