The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 19 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.65% 0.91% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 2.27% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
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£288 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
T-SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 44 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.40% 40.00% 49.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 59
Average daily rate £313 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £325 - 3
Tamworth - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Stafford - - - - 2
T-SQL
West Midlands

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (25.00%) Local Government
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) NHS
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) CIMA
7 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) OLAP
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) Advertising
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) General Ledger

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Local Government
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
1 1 (12.50%) ICAEW
1 1 (12.50%) AAT
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft