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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 154 91 118
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +27
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 875 1269 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 2.26% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 5.94% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 946 673
Median daily rate £363 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 11
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.19 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.01% -42.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £32.14 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.19 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.01% -42.32%

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
20833 21376 20227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.96% 38.08% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14267 14307 13109
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 466 440 434
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 -63 803 £375 - 366
London -78 311 £416 -2.05% 97
South East 0 168 £375 +7.14% 71
City of London -28 74 £425 -5.55% 29
West Midlands -11 66 £366 +12.69% 37
Yorkshire -49 59 £350 +7.69% 36
East of England +13 50 £358 +2.14% 31
Hampshire +12 48 £335 -2.18% 16
Scotland -15 46 £331 -7.01% 9
North East -18 45 £288 -4.08% 8
Tyne and Wear -19 43 £285 -5.00% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 42 £285 -5.00% 7
North West -54 38 £319 -1.92% 41
West Yorkshire -54 36 £363 +11.53% 27
South West -45 35 £323 -0.76% 25
Oxfordshire +18 34 £375 +8.69% 11
Cambridgeshire +30 30 £333 -5.67% 7
Oxford +12 26 £390 +21.87% 5
Surrey -1 26 £388 +6.89% 12
Leeds -63 23 £356 +9.61% 23
Birmingham +7 21 £400 +23.07% 12
East Midlands -20 21 £344 +9.12% 17
Coventry +2 20 £363 +26.08% 3
Glasgow +8 19 £350 -6.66% 6
Berkshire -11 19 £438 +29.62% 16
Wales +7 18 £338 +20.53% 12
Cambridge +24 17 £325 -8.77% 4
Edinburgh +3 17 £313 -7.40% 3
Manchester -20 16 £325 - 29
West Sussex -7 14 £365 +16.80%

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 1761 (94.98%) SQL
2 1399 (75.46%) SQL Server
3 854 (46.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 753 (40.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 682 (36.79%) Microsoft
6 649 (35.01%) .NET
7 614 (33.12%) C#
8 507 (27.35%) Business Intelligence
9 447 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
10 445 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 395 (21.31%) ETL
12 389 (20.98%) Finance
13 369 (19.90%) ASP.NET
14 367 (19.80%) JavaScript
15 364 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 363 (19.58%) Data Warehouse
17 332 (17.91%) MS Excel
18 313 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
19 304 (16.40%) MVC
20 299 (16.13%) HTML
21 270 (14.56%) Windows
22 254 (13.70%) jQuery
23 251 (13.54%) CSS
24 227 (12.24%) .NET Framework
25 222 (11.97%) XML
26 217 (11.70%) Visual Studio
27 207 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
28 203 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
29 195 (10.52%) Oracle
30 181 (9.76%) 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
1 131 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 108 (5.83%) IIS
3 45 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
4 30 (1.62%) CMS
4 30 (1.62%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.19%) SAS
6 20 (1.08%) Confluence
7 17 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.59%) Apache
10 11 (0.59%) JBoss
11 10 (0.54%) FileNet
11 10 (0.54%) LiveCycle
12 9 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 9 (0.49%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.38%) GeoServer
13 7 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 332 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.97%) MS Office
3 36 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.38%) Gliffy
7 6 (0.32%) MS Project
8 5 (0.27%) SPSS
9 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.054%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.38%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.32%) Beauchamp
4 6 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.11%) Maximo
7 2 (0.11%) Radian6
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 2 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.054%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.054%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.054%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.054%) SystmOne
8 1 (0.054%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 80 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.92%) Office 365
4 16 (0.86%) SaaS
5 13 (0.70%) Boomi
6 6 (0.32%) GitHub
7 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.27%) Yammer
8 4 (0.22%) IaaS
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.11%) Force.com
9 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.11%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.48%) DNS
2 29 (1.56%) Internet
3 21 (1.13%) SAN
4 20 (1.08%) DHCP
5 18 (0.97%) SSL
6 17 (0.92%) HTTP
6 17 (0.92%) Intranet
7 12 (0.65%) FTP
8 10 (0.54%) Extranet
8 10 (0.54%) Wireshark
9 7 (0.38%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.38%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.32%) Network Security
11 4 (0.22%) DMZ
11 4 (0.22%) SMTP
12 3 (0.16%) Firewall
12 3 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.16%) Skype
13 2 (0.11%) IPv6
13 2 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1399 (75.46%) SQL Server
2 854 (46.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 753 (40.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 445 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 364 (19.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 363 (19.58%) Data Warehouse
7 313 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 147 (7.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 134 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 121 (6.53%) Relational Database
11 71 (3.83%) QlikView
12 64 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 59 (3.18%) BusinessObjects
14 57 (3.07%) Oracle Database
15 52 (2.80%) Power BI
15 52 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
16 48 (2.59%) OLAP
17 43 (2.32%) Big Data
18 38 (2.05%) NoSQL
19 37 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 217 (11.70%) Visual Studio
2 203 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (3.78%) Subversion
4 53 (2.86%) NUnit
5 52 (2.80%) Git (software)
6 47 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 39 (2.10%) Selenium
8 35 (1.89%) JIRA
8 35 (1.89%) Moq
9 31 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 26 (1.40%) MSTest
11 23 (1.24%) JUnit
11 23 (1.24%) SpecFlow
12 21 (1.13%) MSI
13 18 (0.97%) Maven
14 15 (0.81%) Hudson
14 15 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
15 13 (0.70%) CruiseControl
15 13 (0.70%) Jenkins
16 12 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 389 (20.98%) Finance
2 136 (7.34%) Banking
3 66 (3.56%) Advertising
4 53 (2.86%) Retail
5 42 (2.27%) Marketing
6 41 (2.21%) Legal
7 40 (2.16%) Law
8 37 (2.00%) Front Office
9 34 (1.83%) Investment Banking
10 31 (1.67%) Back Office
11 23 (1.24%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.65%) Local Government
13 9 (0.49%) Military
14 8 (0.43%) Publishing
15 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.22%) Billing
17 3 (0.16%) Electronics
17 3 (0.16%) Games
17 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1254 (67.64%) Developer
2 534 (28.80%) SQL Developer
3 323 (17.42%) .NET Developer
4 219 (11.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 204 (11.00%) SSIS Developer
6 197 (10.63%) C# Developer
7 184 (9.92%) DBA
8 179 (9.65%) T-SQL Developer
9 171 (9.22%) SQL DBA
10 169 (9.12%) Analyst
11 157 (8.47%) SQL Server Developer
12 134 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 133 (7.17%) SSRS Developer
14 120 (6.47%) ETL Developer
15 107 (5.77%) SQL BI Developer
16 89 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
17 84 (4.53%) SQL Server DBA
18 83 (4.48%) Senior Developer
19 72 (3.88%) SSAS Developer
20 70 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (35.01%) .NET
2 369 (19.90%) ASP.NET
3 299 (16.13%) HTML
4 254 (13.70%) jQuery
5 251 (13.54%) CSS
6 227 (12.24%) .NET Framework
7 222 (11.97%) XML
8 172 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 165 (8.90%) AngularJS
10 163 (8.79%) Web Services
11 160 (8.63%) Entity Framework
12 138 (7.44%) WCF
13 126 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
14 125 (6.74%) HTML5
15 107 (5.77%) Ajax
16 89 (4.80%) MDX
17 80 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 78 (4.21%) SOAP
19 75 (4.05%) REST
20 70 (3.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 121 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.93%) Replication
3 90 (4.85%) Clustering
4 66 (3.56%) NHS
5 50 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 49 (2.64%) Inversion of Control
7 46 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 43 (2.32%) Visualisation
9 33 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 28 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 25 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 24 (1.29%) Data Integration
13 17 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 16 (0.86%) Hedge funds
15 15 (0.81%) Data Extraction
15 15 (0.81%) Derivative
15 15 (0.81%) User Experience
16 12 (0.65%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.65%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 270 (14.56%) Windows
2 112 (6.04%) Windows Server
3 49 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (1.78%) Linux
6 30 (1.62%) Unix
7 23 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.54%) Solaris
10 7 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.32%) Android
12 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.22%) VMS
14 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.11%) AIX
15 2 (0.11%) MVS
15 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.054%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.054%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.054%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (27.35%) Business Intelligence
2 447 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (21.31%) ETL
4 304 (16.40%) MVC
5 207 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
6 181 (9.76%) Migration
7 160 (8.63%) Data Modelling
8 159 (8.58%) Scrum
8 159 (8.58%) Web Development
9 157 (8.47%) TDD
10 134 (7.23%) SDLC
11 113 (6.09%) CRM
12 109 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 93 (5.02%) Data Migration
14 87 (4.69%) OO
15 83 (4.48%) Data Management
16 82 (4.42%) Kimball Methodology
17 77 (4.15%) Data Analysis
18 74 (3.99%) Analytics
19 71 (3.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1761 (94.98%) SQL
2 614 (33.12%) C#
3 367 (19.80%) JavaScript
4 157 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 136 (7.34%) PL/SQL
6 133 (7.17%) VB
7 110 (5.93%) Java
8 107 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 104 (5.61%) VBA
10 97 (5.23%) VBScript
11 51 (2.75%) VB6
12 47 (2.54%) C++
13 41 (2.21%) Python
14 24 (1.29%) PHP
15 23 (1.24%) TypeScript
16 21 (1.13%) C
17 14 (0.76%) R
18 12 (0.65%) Perl
18 12 (0.65%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (7.07%) Degree
2 109 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 80 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 70 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.67%) MCSE
6 30 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
7 17 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 17 (0.92%) MCITP
8 13 (0.70%) MCTS
9 12 (0.65%) MCSD
10 9 (0.49%) MCPD
11 6 (0.32%) BC Cleared
11 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.32%) MCDBA
11 6 (0.32%) MCSA
12 5 (0.27%) ISEB
12 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.22%) MCP
14 1 (0.054%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.054%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.16%) QA
2 37 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 26 (1.40%) SLA
5 8 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.43%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) GAAP
7 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.054%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.054%) EMIR
8 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.054%) PMBOK
System Software
1 80 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.24%) XenApp
3 22 (1.19%) XenDesktop
4 20 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (1.08%) XenServer
5 18 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.22%) Docker
8 4 (0.22%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 38 (2.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 35 (1.89%) SCCM
3 24 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 20 (1.08%) SCOM
5 13 (0.70%) Puppet
6 11 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
7 10 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.43%) Perfmon
8 8 (0.43%) WMI
9 6 (0.32%) Control-M
9 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.27%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.22%) Ansible
11 4 (0.22%) Nagios
12 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.054%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.054%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 682 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 195 (10.52%) Oracle
3 58 (3.13%) Tableau
4 54 (2.91%) VMware
5 53 (2.86%) Citrix
6 40 (2.16%) SAP
7 31 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 30 (1.62%) Informatica
9 27 (1.46%) RedGate
10 24 (1.29%) HP
11 20 (1.08%) AppSense
12 19 (1.02%) Sybase
13 18 (0.97%) Cognos
13 18 (0.97%) Twitter
14 17 (0.92%) IBM
15 14 (0.76%) Dell
15 14 (0.76%) DevExpress
15 14 (0.76%) iManage
15 14 (0.76%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
X4 Group
Rate: £24 - 26 per hour
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £340 per annum initial contract until December 2016
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day Rate on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £212 - £273 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
First Point
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £447 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago