The first table below looks at the demand for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 18 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 7 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.60% 4.17% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.78% 7.69% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate £320 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 53.49% 54.17% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 18
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
T-SQL
Staffordshire

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (50.00%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
6 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (25.00%) JSON
7 2 (25.00%) OOD
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) XSD
7 2 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) WinForms
7 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WF
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) LotusScript
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) DevExpress