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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 9 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 18 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.68% 5.56% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 14.29% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
Average daily rate £338 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £264 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £296 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £28.69 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -13.06%
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
75 35 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.82% 38.89% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 18 40
Average daily rate £338 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 7 £330 - 8
Stafford -2 1 £450 +73.07%
Tamworth -2 1 £275 -8.33%
T-SQL
West Midlands

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (55.56%) .NET
4 19 (52.78%) C#
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 15 (41.67%) VB.NET
7 15 (41.67%) WinForms
8 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 10 (27.78%) Finance
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (19.44%) VB
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (16.67%) N-Tier
12 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 6 (16.67%) Project Management
12 6 (16.67%) VB6
12 6 (16.67%) Games
12 6 (16.67%) Online Games
12 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 6 (16.67%) Degree
12 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 5 (13.89%) Replication
13 5 (13.89%) NHS

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (11.11%) Power BI
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.56%) MS Access
9 2 (5.56%) OLTP
9 2 (5.56%) QlikView
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Developer
3 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) DBA
6 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
6 5 (13.89%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (8.33%) NHS BI Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) WinForms
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Ajax
5 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) MDX
5 2 (5.56%) REST
5 2 (5.56%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) WF
5 2 (5.56%) WPF
5 2 (5.56%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) XSD
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 6 (16.67%) Online Games
2 5 (13.89%) NHS
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.11%) High Availability
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 7 (19.44%) VB
5 6 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Cognos
2 2 (5.56%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Teradata