The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 25 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 South West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 56 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 94 29 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.09% 1.35% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 4.13% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 25 40
Average daily rate
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£335 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £359 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -33.57%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1144 703 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.57% 32.74% 34.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 446 570
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £236
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 49 42 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £12.78 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
T-SQL
England

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
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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
Bristol +4 31 £340 +26.51% 11
Somerset +5 27 £344 +11.78% 8
Wiltshire +1 12 £375 +2.73% 5
Gloucestershire -4 12 £235 -24.37% 7
Devon -10 7 £410 +92.94% 2
Dorset - 3 £300 - 6
Cornwall - - - -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

1 159 (95.78%) SQL
2 119 (71.69%) SQL Server
3 79 (47.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 76 (45.78%) .NET
5 68 (40.96%) C#
6 59 (35.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (33.73%) ASP.NET
8 47 (28.31%) Security Cleared
9 42 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (24.10%) SC Cleared
11 38 (22.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (21.08%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (19.88%) Finance
14 30 (18.07%) Scrum
14 30 (18.07%) ETL
14 30 (18.07%) Oracle
14 30 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (18.07%) Performance Tuning
15 29 (17.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (17.47%) Unit Testing
16 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 26 (15.66%) Microsoft
17 26 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 25 (15.06%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (12.65%) Oracle Database
19 21 (12.65%) Team Foundation Server
20 19 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
21 18 (10.84%) Data Guard
21 18 (10.84%) Oracle RMAN
21 18 (10.84%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.81%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.01%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.81%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (71.69%) SQL Server
2 79 (47.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (35.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (25.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (22.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (17.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (15.06%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (12.65%) Oracle Database
10 19 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (10.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (7.83%) MySQL
13 12 (7.23%) OLAP
14 10 (6.02%) Relational Database
15 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (4.82%) DTS
17 7 (4.22%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2000
18 6 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
19 5 (3.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (12.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.22%) FitNesse
3 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.20%) PVCS
5 2 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 33 (19.88%) Finance
2 14 (8.43%) Back Office
3 10 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.61%) Marketing
5 5 (3.01%) Electronics
5 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.41%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (63.25%) Developer
2 49 (29.52%) SQL Developer
3 44 (26.51%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.27%) Analyst
5 25 (15.06%) DBA
6 24 (14.46%) SQL DBA
7 15 (9.04%) C# Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Business Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Administrator
10 7 (4.22%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Database Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Data Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (3.01%) SQL Server DBA
12 5 (3.01%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (45.78%) .NET
2 56 (33.73%) ASP.NET
3 30 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 17 (10.24%) .NET Framework
6 14 (8.43%) HTML
7 11 (6.63%) MDX
7 11 (6.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (4.22%) jQuery
8 7 (4.22%) CSS
9 5 (3.01%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.81%) LINQ
10 3 (1.81%) ADO.NET
10 3 (1.81%) Web Services
10 3 (1.81%) XML
10 3 (1.81%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (1.81%) WPF
11 2 (1.20%) Regular Expression
11 2 (1.20%) HTML5
11 2 (1.20%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Clustering
2 6 (3.61%) Statistics
3 5 (3.01%) DTV
3 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.41%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.81%) SCADA
6 2 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.60%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.60%) iPhone
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) Windows
2 6 (3.61%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.20%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.08%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (18.07%) Scrum
2 30 (18.07%) ETL
2 30 (18.07%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (17.47%) Unit Testing
4 18 (10.84%) Migration
5 15 (9.04%) Code Coverage
5 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (7.83%) MVC
6 13 (7.83%) Data Migration
7 11 (6.63%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (6.63%) Kimball Methodology
8 10 (6.02%) Data Modelling
9 8 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.82%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.61%) Data Management
10 6 (3.61%) ITIL
10 6 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (3.01%) CRM
11 5 (3.01%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 159 (95.78%) SQL
2 68 (40.96%) C#
3 15 (9.04%) VBA
4 12 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.63%) VB
5 11 (6.63%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.61%) VBScript
7 5 (3.01%) VB6
8 3 (1.81%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 3 (1.81%) Perl
9 2 (1.20%) COBOL
9 2 (1.20%) Java
9 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (28.31%) Security Cleared
2 40 (24.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (10.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.41%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.84%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (18.07%) Oracle
2 26 (15.66%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.02%) SAP
4 6 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.41%) McAfee
5 4 (2.41%) VMware
6 3 (1.81%) Computacenter
6 3 (1.81%) Talend
7 2 (1.20%) Teradata
7 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.20%) Sun
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) Sybase
8 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.60%) Open Text
8 1 (0.60%) Yantra
8 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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