The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 141 92 123
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +31
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 941 1277 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.74% 2.24% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.43% 5.92% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 945 628
Median daily rate £363 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 10
Median hourly rate £36.50 £19.50 £22.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.17% -13.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.14 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £21.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+82.14% +4.68%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21226 21570 19987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.31% 37.87% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14541 14498 12816
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 437 405
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

T-SQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -50 883 £374 +0.06% 384
London -58 349 £421 -1.05% 107
South East +10 167 £363 +3.57% 76
City of London -24 79 £425 -2.85% 25
West Midlands -19 75 £350 +6.06% 24
Yorkshire -46 67 £350 +7.69% 44
East of England +12 59 £345 -1.42% 21
Hampshire +16 51 £343 +1.48% 15
North West -39 51 £325 - 60
North East -3 42 £285 -8.80% 9
Tyne and Wear -11 42 £285 -5.00% 8
South West -44 42 £325 - 29
West Yorkshire -50 42 £375 +15.38% 40
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 41 £285 -5.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +25 35 £325 -7.14% 2
Oxfordshire +13 35 £375 -3.22% 7
Scotland -15 33 £344 -1.78% 9
Leeds -61 28 £400 +23.07% 30
Oxford +4 26 £390 -1.26% 3
Coventry -6 24 £370 +34.54% 5
Manchester -28 24 £350 +7.69% 33
Birmingham 0 23 £369 +5.35% 5
Cambridge +26 22 £325 +8.33%
East Midlands -11 22 £375 +18.11% 12
Surrey -13 20 £375 +7.14% 17
Berkshire -6 18 £407 +25.23% 11
Hertfordshire +17 17 £375 +7.14% 13
Cheshire -4 15 £325 - 10
Glasgow +6 14 £344 -1.78% 3
Edinburgh 0 14 £350 +1.81% 4

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 1794 (95.12%) SQL
2 1434 (76.03%) SQL Server
3 838 (44.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 732 (38.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 700 (37.12%) Microsoft
6 651 (34.52%) .NET
7 590 (31.28%) C#
8 497 (26.35%) Business Intelligence
9 464 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
10 428 (22.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 417 (22.11%) ETL
12 379 (20.10%) JavaScript
13 372 (19.72%) Finance
14 366 (19.41%) ASP.NET
14 366 (19.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 345 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
16 329 (17.44%) MS Excel
17 314 (16.65%) SQL Server 2012
18 304 (16.12%) HTML
19 301 (15.96%) MVC
20 280 (14.85%) Windows
21 264 (14.00%) CSS
22 257 (13.63%) jQuery
23 222 (11.77%) Visual Studio
24 218 (11.56%) Oracle
24 218 (11.56%) .NET Framework
25 216 (11.45%) XML
26 213 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
26 213 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
27 189 (10.02%) Migration

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 130 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 107 (5.67%) IIS
3 52 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
4 34 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.33%) CMS
6 22 (1.17%) SAS
7 19 (1.01%) Confluence
8 16 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.58%) Skype for Business
12 10 (0.53%) Apache
12 10 (0.53%) FileNet
12 10 (0.53%) JBoss
12 10 (0.53%) LiveCycle
13 9 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.37%) GeoServer
14 7 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 329 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.29%) MS Office
3 40 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.37%) Gliffy
7 5 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.27%) MS Project
7 5 (0.27%) SPSS
8 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.32%) Beauchamp
4 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
5 5 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.21%) SAP APO
7 3 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.11%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 96 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.95%) SaaS
4 17 (0.90%) Office 365
5 13 (0.69%) Boomi
6 5 (0.27%) Yammer
7 4 (0.21%) IaaS
8 3 (0.16%) GitHub
8 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.11%) AdWords
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.11%) Force.com
9 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.053%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.053%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.49%) DNS
2 27 (1.43%) Internet
3 25 (1.33%) SAN
4 23 (1.22%) DHCP
5 21 (1.11%) HTTP
6 16 (0.85%) SSL
7 14 (0.74%) Intranet
8 11 (0.58%) FTP
9 10 (0.53%) Wireshark
10 9 (0.48%) Firewall
10 9 (0.48%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.42%) Extranet
12 7 (0.37%) Kerberos
12 7 (0.37%) Network Security
12 7 (0.37%) SMS
13 6 (0.32%) IPv6
13 6 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
13 6 (0.32%) SNMP
14 5 (0.27%) Skype
15 4 (0.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1434 (76.03%) SQL Server
2 838 (44.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 732 (38.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 428 (22.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 366 (19.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 345 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
7 314 (16.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 153 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 131 (6.95%) Relational Database
10 123 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 64 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 63 (3.34%) QlikView
13 62 (3.29%) Oracle Database
14 54 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
15 47 (2.49%) OLAP
15 47 (2.49%) SQL Server 2000
16 45 (2.39%) NoSQL
17 44 (2.33%) Power BI
18 42 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
18 42 (2.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 222 (11.77%) Visual Studio
2 213 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 73 (3.87%) Subversion
4 57 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 48 (2.55%) NUnit
6 47 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 35 (1.86%) Selenium
8 31 (1.64%) JIRA
9 30 (1.59%) Moq
10 28 (1.48%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.43%) JUnit
11 27 (1.43%) MSTest
12 24 (1.27%) MSI
13 20 (1.06%) Maven
14 18 (0.95%) SpecFlow
15 17 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
16 15 (0.80%) Hudson
17 13 (0.69%) CruiseControl
17 13 (0.69%) MSBuild
17 13 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 372 (19.72%) Finance
2 130 (6.89%) Banking
3 70 (3.71%) Advertising
4 60 (3.18%) Retail
5 50 (2.65%) Marketing
6 44 (2.33%) Law
7 40 (2.12%) Legal
8 38 (2.01%) Back Office
9 36 (1.91%) Front Office
10 30 (1.59%) Investment Banking
11 18 (0.95%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.64%) Local Government
13 9 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.48%) Publishing
14 8 (0.42%) Military
15 7 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.21%) Billing
16 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.16%) Games
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1206 (63.94%) Developer
2 511 (27.09%) SQL Developer
3 317 (16.81%) .NET Developer
4 207 (10.98%) SSIS Developer
5 205 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 201 (10.66%) C# Developer
7 196 (10.39%) DBA
8 190 (10.07%) Analyst
9 183 (9.70%) SQL DBA
10 173 (9.17%) T-SQL Developer
11 149 (7.90%) SQL Server Developer
12 138 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 132 (7.00%) SSRS Developer
14 120 (6.36%) ETL Developer
15 103 (5.46%) SQL BI Developer
16 86 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
17 83 (4.40%) SQL Server DBA
18 80 (4.24%) Senior Developer
19 74 (3.92%) Consultant
20 72 (3.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (34.52%) .NET
2 366 (19.41%) ASP.NET
3 304 (16.12%) HTML
4 264 (14.00%) CSS
5 257 (13.63%) jQuery
6 218 (11.56%) .NET Framework
7 216 (11.45%) XML
8 175 (9.28%) AngularJS
9 166 (8.80%) Web Services
10 153 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 150 (7.95%) Entity Framework
11 150 (7.95%) WCF
12 128 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 126 (6.68%) HTML5
14 101 (5.36%) Ajax
15 84 (4.45%) REST
15 84 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 83 (4.40%) MDX
17 79 (4.19%) SOAP
18 78 (4.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 130 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (5.78%) Replication
3 85 (4.51%) Clustering
4 57 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 54 (2.86%) NHS
6 52 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 49 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
8 43 (2.28%) Visualisation
9 33 (1.75%) Data Structures
10 29 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (1.33%) Data Integration
12 24 (1.27%) N-Tier
13 20 (1.06%) Fixed Income
14 18 (0.95%) User Experience
15 17 (0.90%) Data Extraction
16 16 (0.85%) Algorithms
17 15 (0.80%) Hedge funds
18 13 (0.69%) Mobile App
19 12 (0.64%) Derivative
19 12 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 280 (14.85%) Windows
2 115 (6.10%) Windows Server
3 45 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (2.07%) Linux
6 25 (1.33%) Unix
7 24 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.53%) Solaris
10 9 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.27%) VMS
13 4 (0.21%) Android
13 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.11%) AIX
14 2 (0.11%) MVS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.053%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.053%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (26.35%) Business Intelligence
2 464 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
3 417 (22.11%) ETL
4 301 (15.96%) MVC
5 213 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
6 189 (10.02%) Migration
7 168 (8.91%) Data Modelling
8 157 (8.32%) Scrum
9 147 (7.79%) TDD
10 136 (7.21%) Web Development
11 135 (7.16%) SDLC
12 111 (5.89%) CRM
13 107 (5.67%) Data Migration
14 96 (5.09%) Unit Testing
15 86 (4.56%) OO
16 83 (4.40%) Data Management
17 79 (4.19%) Kimball Methodology
18 78 (4.14%) ITIL
19 77 (4.08%) Data Analysis
20 71 (3.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1794 (95.12%) SQL
2 590 (31.28%) C#
3 379 (20.10%) JavaScript
4 169 (8.96%) PowerShell
5 150 (7.95%) PL/SQL
6 133 (7.05%) VB
7 124 (6.57%) Java
8 110 (5.83%) VB.NET
9 97 (5.14%) VBScript
10 92 (4.88%) VBA
11 49 (2.60%) VB6
12 42 (2.23%) C++
13 37 (1.96%) Python
14 25 (1.33%) PHP
15 21 (1.11%) C
15 21 (1.11%) TypeScript
16 15 (0.80%) R
17 13 (0.69%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.69%) Perl
18 12 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 133 (7.05%) Degree
2 120 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 89 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 72 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (1.80%) MCSE
6 30 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 18 (0.95%) MCITP
8 14 (0.74%) MCTS
9 10 (0.53%) MCSD
10 8 (0.42%) MCSA
11 7 (0.37%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.37%) MCP
11 7 (0.37%) MCPD
12 6 (0.32%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.32%) ISEB
12 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.053%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.86%) QA
2 43 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 26 (1.38%) SLA
5 11 (0.58%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.21%) GAAP
8 3 (0.16%) HL7
8 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) GxP
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.053%) EMIR
10 1 (0.053%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.053%) PMBOK
System Software
1 90 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.43%) XenApp
3 25 (1.33%) XenDesktop
4 23 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (1.22%) XenServer
5 19 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.27%) Docker
7 5 (0.27%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.053%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (2.12%) SCCM
2 39 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
3 30 (1.59%) SCOM
4 26 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 18 (0.95%) Puppet
6 15 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.53%) WMI
9 8 (0.42%) Perfmon
10 7 (0.37%) Control-M
10 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 7 (0.37%) Nagios
11 6 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.27%) Ansible
12 5 (0.27%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
14 2 (0.11%) MOM
15 1 (0.053%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 700 (37.12%) Microsoft
2 218 (11.56%) Oracle
3 66 (3.50%) VMware
4 60 (3.18%) Citrix
5 58 (3.08%) Tableau
6 48 (2.55%) SAP
7 36 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
8 31 (1.64%) Informatica
8 31 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 27 (1.43%) RedGate
10 25 (1.33%) HP
11 23 (1.22%) AppSense
11 23 (1.22%) Sybase
12 19 (1.01%) IBM
12 19 (1.01%) iManage
12 19 (1.01%) Twitter
13 18 (0.95%) Cognos
14 15 (0.80%) Splunk
15 14 (0.74%) Dell
16 13 (0.69%) Sitecore
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