The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 58 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 96 34 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.97% 1.54% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 4.32% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 25 42
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.06 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
T-SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1163 787 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.04% 35.56% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 478 617
Average daily rate £360 £326 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 96
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Somerset +15 29 £330 +7.15% 3
Bristol -2 24 £325 +18.18% 10
Wiltshire -7 18 £400 +13.87% 8
Gloucestershire -10 16 £250 -19.54% 8
Devon -6 7 £410 +105.00% 2
Dorset - 2 £250 - 8
Cornwall - - - -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 172 (96.09%) SQL
2 114 (63.69%) SQL Server
3 86 (48.04%) .NET
4 79 (44.13%) C#
5 73 (40.78%) ASP.NET
6 69 (38.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 59 (32.96%) Security Cleared
8 49 (27.37%) SC Cleared
9 47 (26.26%) Scrum
10 45 (25.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 43 (24.02%) Unit Testing
11 43 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 37 (20.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (19.55%) Finance
15 34 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (15.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (13.97%) Code Coverage
18 25 (13.97%) MVC
19 24 (13.41%) Oracle
19 24 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (12.85%) Performance Tuning
21 22 (12.29%) ETL
22 21 (11.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 20 (11.17%) Microsoft
23 20 (11.17%) HTML
23 20 (11.17%) JavaScript
24 19 (10.61%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (5.03%) ColdFusion
2 8 (4.47%) Railo
3 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.23%) CMS
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 2 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.12%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.56%) SPSS
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (63.69%) SQL Server
2 69 (38.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (25.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (20.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (11.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (10.61%) Oracle Database
9 17 (9.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (9.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (7.26%) OLAP
11 11 (6.15%) MySQL
12 9 (5.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
13 8 (4.47%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (3.91%) DTS
15 6 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (2.79%) BusinessObjects XI
16 5 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (15.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.47%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.91%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.68%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.12%) Subversion
5 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (19.55%) Finance
2 19 (10.61%) Back Office
3 10 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.91%) Marketing
4 7 (3.91%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) Electronics
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 124 (69.27%) Developer
2 59 (32.96%) .NET Developer
3 54 (30.17%) SQL Developer
4 22 (12.29%) DBA
5 21 (11.73%) SQL DBA
6 20 (11.17%) Analyst
7 16 (8.94%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Business Developer
10 9 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (3.35%) Data Analyst
12 6 (3.35%) Administrator
12 6 (3.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (2.79%) Business Analyst
13 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.79%) Database Developer
13 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Developer
14 4 (2.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.04%) .NET
2 73 (40.78%) ASP.NET
3 43 (24.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 20 (11.17%) HTML
6 18 (10.06%) .NET Framework
7 16 (8.94%) CSS
8 15 (8.38%) jQuery
9 12 (6.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (5.59%) HTML5
11 8 (4.47%) CSS3
11 8 (4.47%) ColdBox
12 7 (3.91%) Ajax
12 7 (3.91%) XML
13 6 (3.35%) MDX
14 5 (2.79%) Silverlight
14 5 (2.79%) XHTML
15 3 (1.68%) LINQ to SQL
15 3 (1.68%) LINQ
15 3 (1.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.50%) Clustering
2 6 (3.35%) Statistics
3 5 (2.79%) DTV
3 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.68%) SCADA
4 3 (1.68%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.56%) NHS
5 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.70%) Windows
2 4 (2.23%) Windows XP
2 4 (2.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.26%) Scrum
2 43 (24.02%) Unit Testing
3 29 (16.20%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (13.97%) Code Coverage
4 25 (13.97%) MVC
5 24 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (12.85%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (12.29%) ETL
8 16 (8.94%) Migration
9 13 (7.26%) Data Migration
9 13 (7.26%) Automated Testing
10 10 (5.59%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (5.03%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (4.47%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (2.79%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (2.79%) Programme Management
14 5 (2.79%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (2.23%) TDD
15 4 (2.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (96.09%) SQL
2 79 (44.13%) C#
3 20 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.59%) VB
4 10 (5.59%) VBA
5 9 (5.03%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.47%) CFML
7 6 (3.35%) VBScript
7 6 (3.35%) Java
8 4 (2.23%) VB6
9 3 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.12%) COBOL
10 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (32.96%) Security Cleared
2 49 (27.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 18 (10.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.23%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.06%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (13.41%) Oracle
2 20 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.47%) SAP
4 7 (3.91%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.23%) Teradata
5 4 (2.23%) VMware
5 4 (2.23%) McAfee
6 3 (1.68%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.56%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 480 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Taunton
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 21 days ago