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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 78 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 71 36 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.13% 1.53% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 3.90% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 36
Average daily rate £325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1222 922 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 36.74% 39.20% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 519 777
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 £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 57 105
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £16.57 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £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 17 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 17 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
Bristol -7 21 £319 +6.25% 23
Somerset +8 20 £328 -2.23% 5
Wiltshire -4 15 £325 +18.18% 5
Gloucestershire +8 6 £275 -28.10% 6
Devon -8 4 £320 +42.22% 1
Dorset -4 1 - - 6
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 124 (93.94%) SQL
2 95 (71.97%) SQL Server
3 70 (53.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (34.09%) C#
6 43 (32.58%) .NET
7 40 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (25.00%) ETL
9 33 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 30 (22.73%) SC Cleared
10 30 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET
11 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 25 (18.94%) Oracle
13 23 (17.42%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (14.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
16 17 (12.88%) Finance
16 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (12.12%) HTML
18 15 (11.36%) Oracle Database
19 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
19 14 (10.61%) MDX
20 13 (9.85%) Oracle Database 11g
20 13 (9.85%) VBA
20 13 (9.85%) Scrum
21 12 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 (3.79%) IIS
1 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.52%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) SPSS
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP SD
1 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.76%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Summit
1 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) RTP
1 1 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (71.97%) SQL Server
2 70 (53.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (14.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (11.36%) Oracle Database
9 13 (9.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (6.82%) MySQL
11 9 (6.82%) QlikView
12 6 (4.55%) MS Access
13 5 (3.79%) OLAP
14 4 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (3.03%) DTS
14 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.06%) FitNesse
2 8 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.52%) PVCS
4 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.76%) LSMW
5 1 (0.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.76%) Grunt
General
1 17 (12.88%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Back Office
3 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (66.67%) Developer
2 41 (31.06%) SQL Developer
3 24 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 23 (17.42%) DBA
5 22 (16.67%) Analyst
5 22 (16.67%) SQL DBA
6 16 (12.12%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (7.58%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (6.06%) Database Developer
10 7 (5.30%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.55%) Administrator
11 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (3.79%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (3.79%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (3.79%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.79%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.58%) .NET
2 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 21 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 16 (12.12%) HTML
6 14 (10.61%) MDX
7 10 (7.58%) jQuery
8 9 (6.82%) Web Services
9 8 (6.06%) XML
9 8 (6.06%) WCF
9 8 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (4.55%) JPA
11 6 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 6 (4.55%) Spring
11 6 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Clustering
2 5 (3.79%) Replication
3 3 (2.27%) Statistics
3 3 (2.27%) NHS
3 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.76%) iPhone
5 1 (0.76%) iPad
5 1 (0.76%) AS400
5 1 (0.76%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
1 7 (5.30%) Linux
2 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.76%) UNIX
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.00%) ETL
3 23 (17.42%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
5 13 (9.85%) Scrum
6 12 (9.09%) TDD
7 11 (8.33%) Migration
7 11 (8.33%) MVC
7 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.58%) UML
9 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.55%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.55%) Code Coverage
10 6 (4.55%) Change Control
11 5 (3.79%) Data Mapping
11 5 (3.79%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (3.79%) ITIL
12 4 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 124 (93.94%) SQL
2 45 (34.09%) C#
3 13 (9.85%) VBA
4 8 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 8 (6.06%) Java
4 8 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.27%) VB
5 3 (2.27%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 3 (2.27%) VB6
6 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.76%) sed
7 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.76%) AWK
Qualifications
1 33 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.76%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Oracle
2 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.79%) SAP
5 3 (2.27%) Sybase
5 3 (2.27%) Yantra
5 3 (2.27%) Greenplum
5 3 (2.27%) Tableau
5 3 (2.27%) Talend
6 2 (1.52%) IBM
6 2 (1.52%) Sun
6 2 (1.52%) Open Text
7 1 (0.76%) Teradata
7 1 (0.76%) Informatica
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
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