The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 9 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.91% 2.94% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 5.56% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £330 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.60 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.22% -10.01%
T-SQL
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 75.00% 52.94% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 8
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) VB
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (30.00%) Games
6 3 (30.00%) VB6
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Online Games
6 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (20.00%) WF
7 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 1 (10.00%) MIS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) NHS BI Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WF
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (30.00%) Online Games
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy