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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 71 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 53 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.90% 1.01% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.63% 2.66% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 10
Average daily rate
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£339 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £258 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
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
1145 940 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.11% 38.06% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 498 395
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 24
Average hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Edinburgh -3 26 £400 +28.00% 6
Glasgow +9 15 £313 -3.84% 3
West Lothian - 5 £290 -
Renfrewshire -10 2 £320 -8.57%
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Aberdeenshire - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
T-SQL
UK

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL
2 98 (91.59%) SQL Server
3 76 (71.03%) .NET
4 63 (58.88%) C#
5 52 (48.60%) ASP.NET
6 51 (47.66%) Microsoft
7 46 (42.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
9 36 (33.64%) Finance
10 30 (28.04%) Visual Studio
10 30 (28.04%) XML
11 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
12 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (19.63%) Oracle
13 21 (19.63%) C++
13 21 (19.63%) STL
14 20 (18.69%) SharePoint
14 20 (18.69%) FIX Protocol
15 18 (16.82%) VBScript
16 17 (15.89%) MVC
16 17 (15.89%) HTML
16 17 (15.89%) Web Services
16 17 (15.89%) HTTP
17 16 (14.95%) Web Development
18 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (14.02%) HP
19 14 (13.08%) CSS
19 14 (13.08%) jQuery
20 13 (12.15%) Workflow
21 12 (11.21%) Kofax

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (18.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.74%) CMS
3 4 (3.74%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.89%) HTTP
2 4 (3.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (91.59%) SQL Server
2 46 (42.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.48%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.87%) MS Access
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.87%) Datomic
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.93%) BODI
9 1 (0.93%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.93%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 30 (28.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.48%) CppUnit
2 8 (7.48%) GoogleTest
3 4 (3.74%) Subversion
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.93%) CodeRush
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (33.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (92.52%) Developer
2 32 (29.91%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.82%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.95%) C++ Developer
5 14 (13.08%) SQL Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Senior C++ Developer
7 8 (7.48%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.80%) DBA
13 2 (1.87%) Analyst
13 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (71.03%) .NET
2 52 (48.60%) ASP.NET
3 30 (28.04%) XML
4 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
5 21 (19.63%) STL
6 20 (18.69%) FIX Protocol
7 17 (15.89%) HTML
7 17 (15.89%) Web Services
8 14 (13.08%) CSS
8 14 (13.08%) jQuery
9 12 (11.21%) DCOM
10 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (9.35%) COM+
12 9 (8.41%) ATL
13 8 (7.48%) WCF
13 8 (7.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (4.67%) LINQ
15 5 (4.67%) Ajax
15 5 (4.67%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Web 2.0
1 4 (3.74%) Social Network
2 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.93%) Derivative
3 1 (0.93%) RIA
3 1 (0.93%) Clustering
3 1 (0.93%) Equities
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
3 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) UNIX
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.89%) MVC
3 16 (14.95%) Web Development
4 13 (12.15%) Workflow
5 12 (11.21%) Process Management
6 9 (8.41%) OO
6 9 (8.41%) ETL
6 9 (8.41%) Automated Testing
7 8 (7.48%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.48%) TDD
8 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.74%) EAI
10 4 (3.74%) OOD
10 4 (3.74%) SOA
10 4 (3.74%) Scrum
10 4 (3.74%) Multithreading
11 3 (2.80%) Integration Testing
11 3 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) SQL
2 63 (58.88%) C#
3 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.63%) C++
5 18 (16.82%) VBScript
6 6 (5.61%) Java
7 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.67%) VBA
8 4 (3.74%) XPath
9 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.87%) VB
10 2 (1.87%) VB6
10 2 (1.87%) Clojure
10 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) MCITP
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 51 (47.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.63%) Oracle
3 15 (14.02%) HP
4 12 (11.21%) Kofax
5 8 (7.48%) Google
6 3 (2.80%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.80%) Informatica
7 2 (1.87%) CA
7 2 (1.87%) Sybase
7 2 (1.87%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.87%) VMware
7 2 (1.87%) Netezza
8 1 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.93%) Nintex
8 1 (0.93%) Telerik
8 1 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
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