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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 22 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 10 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.43% 7.94% 15.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 20.00% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +2.94%
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
94 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 51.09% 39.68% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 38
Average daily rate £330 £308 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £331 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £15.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015. 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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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
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £300 - 3
Stoke-on-Trent -5 1 - - 4
Tamworth - 1 £300 - 4
Lichfield - 1 £363 - 2
Stafford - - - - 3
Cannock - - - -
T-SQL
West Midlands

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 5 (38.46%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) VBScript
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Replication
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.69%) MS Access
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) DBA
3 4 (30.77%) Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) LINQ
3 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) WinForms
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) MDX
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
7 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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