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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 73 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 66 34 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 1.48% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.59% 3.80% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 37
Average daily rate £328 £288 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.91% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1181 894 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.09% 38.79% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 496 773
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 53 98
Average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.54 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +9 21 £328 -2.23% 4
Bristol -6 17 £325 +8.33% 7
Wiltshire -13 13 £275 - 5
Gloucestershire +10 6 £275 -29.48% 3
Devon -7 4 £320 +42.22% 1
Dorset 0 1 - - 1
Avon - - - -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 122 (93.85%) SQL
2 94 (72.31%) SQL Server
3 69 (53.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (44.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (33.85%) C#
6 42 (32.31%) .NET
7 38 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (26.15%) Security Cleared
8 34 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (25.38%) ETL
10 31 (23.85%) SC Cleared
10 31 (23.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET
12 28 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (20.00%) Oracle
15 24 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
18 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 16 (12.31%) Oracle Database
19 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 16 (12.31%) HTML
20 15 (11.54%) Finance
21 14 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
21 14 (10.77%) Unit Testing
22 13 (10.00%) Data Guard
22 13 (10.00%) Scrum
22 13 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
22 13 (10.00%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (3.85%) IIS
1 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.54%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
3 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.77%) SPSS
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.77%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.77%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.77%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.77%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.77%) Summit
1 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) RTP
1 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 69 (53.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (44.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (23.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (20.77%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (12.31%) Oracle Database
10 14 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (6.92%) MySQL
12 9 (6.92%) QlikView
13 6 (4.62%) MS Access
14 5 (3.85%) OLAP
15 4 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (3.08%) DTS
15 4 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (3.08%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.15%) FitNesse
3 7 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.54%) PVCS
5 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.77%) LSMW
6 1 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.77%) Grunt
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Back Office
3 4 (3.08%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (65.38%) Developer
2 40 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 24 (18.46%) DBA
4 23 (17.69%) SQL DBA
4 23 (17.69%) .NET Developer
5 22 (16.92%) Analyst
6 16 (12.31%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.92%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (6.15%) Database Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Administrator
12 5 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (3.85%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.85%) MI Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Report Developer
13 4 (3.08%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) .NET
2 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 16 (12.31%) HTML
5 12 (9.23%) MDX
6 10 (7.69%) jQuery
7 8 (6.15%) Web Services
7 8 (6.15%) XML
8 7 (5.38%) WCF
8 7 (5.38%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (4.62%) JPA
9 6 (4.62%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.62%) Spring
9 6 (4.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Clustering
2 5 (3.85%) Replication
3 3 (2.31%) Statistics
3 3 (2.31%) NHS
3 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.77%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.77%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) AS400
5 1 (0.77%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Windows
1 7 (5.38%) Linux
2 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.77%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.77%) UNIX
6 1 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.38%) ETL
3 24 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (10.77%) Unit Testing
5 13 (10.00%) Scrum
6 11 (8.46%) Migration
6 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.46%) TDD
7 10 (7.69%) UML
7 10 (7.69%) MVC
8 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.62%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.62%) Automated Testing
9 6 (4.62%) Code Coverage
10 5 (3.85%) ITIL
10 5 (3.85%) Data Mapping
10 5 (3.85%) Change Control
10 5 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (3.08%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 122 (93.85%) SQL
2 44 (33.85%) C#
3 13 (10.00%) VBA
4 8 (6.15%) VB.NET
4 8 (6.15%) Java
4 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.31%) VB
5 3 (2.31%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 3 (2.31%) VB6
6 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) C
7 1 (0.77%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.77%) sed
7 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.77%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 31 (23.85%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.77%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Oracle
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.62%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.85%) SAP
5 3 (2.31%) Sybase
5 3 (2.31%) Yantra
5 3 (2.31%) Greenplum
5 3 (2.31%) Tableau
5 3 (2.31%) Talend
6 2 (1.54%) IBM
6 2 (1.54%) Sun
6 2 (1.54%) Open Text
7 1 (0.77%) Teradata
7 1 (0.77%) Informatica
7 1 (0.77%) Cognos
7 1 (0.77%) Twitter
7 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
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