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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 105 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 24 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 1.15% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 2.89% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 25
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £266 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £307
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +55.55%
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
945 1005 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 32.44% 39.74% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 599 517
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 20
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.65 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.45 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Edinburgh -1 9 £363 +10.68% 6
Glasgow -6 8 £375 +20.00% 4
Aberdeen +7 4 £200 -33.33%
Dundee - 1 £313 - 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £450 - 1
T-SQL
UK

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) SQL
2 51 (78.46%) SQL Server
3 31 (47.69%) .NET
4 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 23 (35.38%) C#
6 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (29.23%) Finance
8 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (18.46%) XML
11 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
12 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
12 11 (16.92%) ETL
13 10 (15.38%) C++
13 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 9 (13.85%) HTML
14 9 (13.85%) Sybase
14 9 (13.85%) UNIX
14 9 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (12.31%) Ajax
15 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (10.77%) MVC
16 7 (10.77%) Windows
16 7 (10.77%) CSS
16 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
16 7 (10.77%) Java

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (9.23%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (78.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
8 5 (7.69%) Sybase IQ
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.54%) Cognos Query Studio
11 1 (1.54%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 1 (1.54%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
3 11 (16.92%) SQL Developer
4 7 (10.77%) DBA
4 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) SQL DBA
5 6 (9.23%) C++ Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) ETL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) .NET
2 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 12 (18.46%) XML
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
4 9 (13.85%) HTML
5 8 (12.31%) Ajax
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) jQuery
7 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (9.23%) HTML5
7 6 (9.23%) STL
8 5 (7.69%) J2EE
9 4 (6.15%) Classic ASP
9 4 (6.15%) Web Services
10 3 (4.62%) XSLT
10 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.62%) CSS3
11 2 (3.08%) Apache Flex
11 2 (3.08%) LINQ
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Derivative
1 5 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
1 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Replication
4 2 (3.08%) Social Network
4 2 (3.08%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) UNIX
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (16.92%) ETL
4 9 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.77%) MVC
6 6 (9.23%) Project Management
7 5 (7.69%) System Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Release Management
8 4 (6.15%) Workflow
8 4 (6.15%) Workflow Management
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) RAD
9 3 (4.62%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.62%) Change Control
9 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.08%) OOD
10 2 (3.08%) OO
10 2 (3.08%) Scrum
10 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) SQL
2 23 (35.38%) C#
3 10 (15.38%) C++
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
4 7 (10.77%) Java
5 5 (7.69%) XPath
5 5 (7.69%) VBScript
5 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (3.08%) VB6
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) HND
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Sybase
3 4 (6.15%) Informatica
3 4 (6.15%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.15%) Netezza
3 4 (6.15%) Telerik
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau
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