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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 148 90 120
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +30
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 950 1330 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 2.32% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.36% 6.10% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 985 750
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.81 £20.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.42 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.03 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+36.98% +34.89%

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
21808 21810 21002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.75% 38.12% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15021 14810 13556
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 528 409
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.22 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.41 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -56 898 £365 -2.66% 400
London -63 354 £417 -1.18% 116
South East +9 148 £396 +13.14% 65
City of London -31 95 £425 - 31
Yorkshire -35 85 £350 +3.01% 51
West Midlands -21 81 £325 -3.70% 37
North West -23 76 £325 -13.33% 56
South West -8 57 £325 -2.25% 23
East of England +10 50 £330 +1.53% 24
West Yorkshire -47 45 £354 +4.04% 36
Leeds -30 39 £355 +4.41% 30
Hampshire +30 37 £350 +4.55% 13
Manchester -9 31 £331 -1.85% 43
Berkshire +3 29 £400 +14.28% 5
South Yorkshire -7 27 £340 -2.85% 11
Scotland -15 27 £350 - 14
East Midlands -5 25 £338 -10.00% 18
Birmingham -5 24 £350 -3.44% 8
West Sussex +18 23 £400 +28.00% 8
Hertfordshire +14 22 £320 -8.57% 10
Surrey -3 22 £365 +4.28% 12
Cheshire -1 21 £350 +2.18% 8
North East -45 21 £325 -33.33% 9
Cambridgeshire +23 19 £305 +10.90% 3
Sheffield -12 19 £365 -2.66% 6
Edinburgh +11 17 £350 -33.33% 2
Staffordshire -3 16 £300 -28.57% 10
Tyne and Wear -43 16 £325 -35.32% 8
Cambridge +28 15 £305 +10.90% 1
Kent +18 15 £350 - 10

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1710 (94.48%) SQL
2 1367 (75.52%) SQL Server
3 794 (43.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 658 (36.35%) .NET
5 654 (36.13%) Microsoft
6 650 (35.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 628 (34.70%) C#
8 450 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
9 445 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
10 405 (22.38%) ETL
11 389 (21.49%) JavaScript
12 380 (20.99%) ASP.NET
13 363 (20.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 351 (19.39%) Finance
15 341 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 330 (18.23%) Data Warehouse
17 314 (17.35%) MVC
18 311 (17.18%) MS Excel
19 300 (16.57%) HTML
20 267 (14.75%) Windows
20 267 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
21 266 (14.70%) jQuery
22 256 (14.14%) CSS
23 238 (13.15%) XML
24 223 (12.32%) Visual Studio
25 212 (11.71%) Oracle
25 212 (11.71%) Web Services
26 210 (11.60%) .NET Framework
27 197 (10.88%) Performance Tuning
28 184 (10.17%) 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
1 140 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 95 (5.25%) IIS
3 60 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.38%) CMS
6 16 (0.88%) SAS
6 16 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.77%) Apache
8 14 (0.77%) Skype for Business
9 11 (0.61%) Confluence
10 10 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 10 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.50%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.33%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 311 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.37%) MS Office
3 38 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.39%) SPSS
8 5 (0.28%) MS Project
9 2 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 49 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 6 (0.33%) Beauchamp
5 6 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.28%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.22%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
8 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.11%) ENOVIA
9 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 111 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.22%) Office 365
4 20 (1.10%) SaaS
5 11 (0.61%) Boomi
6 8 (0.44%) Yammer
7 5 (0.28%) IaaS
8 4 (0.22%) GitHub
9 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.11%) AdWords
10 2 (0.11%) Force.com
10 2 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.055%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.055%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.055%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.055%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.76%) DNS
2 25 (1.38%) DHCP
3 21 (1.16%) Internet
3 21 (1.16%) SAN
4 20 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.05%) Intranet
6 17 (0.94%) Firewall
7 16 (0.88%) HTTP
8 13 (0.72%) FTP
8 13 (0.72%) SMS
9 12 (0.66%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.39%) SSL
11 6 (0.33%) IPv6
11 6 (0.33%) Network Security
11 6 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
11 6 (0.33%) SNMP
12 5 (0.28%) Skype
12 5 (0.28%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.22%) DMZ
13 4 (0.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1367 (75.52%) SQL Server
2 794 (43.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 650 (35.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 363 (20.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 341 (18.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 330 (18.23%) Data Warehouse
7 267 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 143 (7.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 134 (7.40%) Relational Database
10 122 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 61 (3.37%) Oracle Database
12 57 (3.15%) Power BI
13 50 (2.76%) Big Data
14 47 (2.60%) Hadoop
14 47 (2.60%) OLAP
15 46 (2.54%) QlikView
16 45 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
16 45 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
16 45 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 44 (2.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 223 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 180 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (3.76%) Git (software)
4 66 (3.65%) Subversion
5 53 (2.93%) NUnit
6 44 (2.43%) Selenium
7 41 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 33 (1.82%) JIRA
9 32 (1.77%) MSI
10 31 (1.71%) SpecFlow
11 26 (1.44%) JUnit
12 25 (1.38%) TeamCity
13 23 (1.27%) Moq
14 17 (0.94%) Gradle
14 17 (0.94%) Jenkins
15 16 (0.88%) WiX
16 15 (0.83%) IntelliJ
16 15 (0.83%) MSTest
17 14 (0.77%) Maven
18 12 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 351 (19.39%) Finance
2 123 (6.80%) Banking
3 63 (3.48%) Advertising
4 60 (3.31%) Retail
5 50 (2.76%) Marketing
6 40 (2.21%) Investment Banking
7 37 (2.04%) Back Office
8 36 (1.99%) Law
9 35 (1.93%) Legal
10 23 (1.27%) Front Office
11 19 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.55%) Military
15 9 (0.50%) Local Government
16 8 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.39%) Billing
17 7 (0.39%) Publishing
18 5 (0.28%) Automotive
18 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1166 (64.42%) Developer
2 486 (26.85%) SQL Developer
3 338 (18.67%) .NET Developer
4 217 (11.99%) C# Developer
5 201 (11.10%) Analyst
6 181 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
7 165 (9.12%) DBA
8 162 (8.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 154 (8.51%) SQL DBA
10 153 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 133 (7.35%) T-SQL Developer
12 122 (6.74%) SQL Server Developer
13 101 (5.58%) ETL Developer
14 97 (5.36%) SSRS Developer
15 83 (4.59%) Senior Developer
16 73 (4.03%) Consultant
17 72 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
17 72 (3.98%) SQL BI Developer
18 68 (3.76%) SQL Server DBA
19 65 (3.59%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (36.35%) .NET
2 380 (20.99%) ASP.NET
3 300 (16.57%) HTML
4 266 (14.70%) jQuery
5 256 (14.14%) CSS
6 238 (13.15%) XML
7 212 (11.71%) Web Services
8 210 (11.60%) .NET Framework
9 161 (8.90%) Entity Framework
9 161 (8.90%) WCF
10 159 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 133 (7.35%) AngularJS
12 117 (6.46%) Ajax
13 116 (6.41%) HTML5
14 107 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 101 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 94 (5.19%) SOAP
17 91 (5.03%) JSON
18 77 (4.25%) REST
19 67 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (4.36%) Replication
3 76 (4.20%) Clustering
4 56 (3.09%) Visualisation
5 55 (3.04%) Management Information System
6 54 (2.98%) Inversion of Control
7 51 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 50 (2.76%) NHS
9 35 (1.93%) Data Structures
10 29 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.33%) Data Integration
11 24 (1.33%) N-Tier
12 23 (1.27%) Data Extraction
13 16 (0.88%) User Experience
14 15 (0.83%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.72%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.66%) Data Centre
17 11 (0.61%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.61%) iPad
18 10 (0.55%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 267 (14.75%) Windows
2 107 (5.91%) Windows Server
3 50 (2.76%) Linux
4 45 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.22%) Unix
9 8 (0.44%) Android
9 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.22%) Solaris
11 4 (0.22%) VMS
11 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (24.86%) Business Intelligence
2 445 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 405 (22.38%) ETL
4 314 (17.35%) MVC
5 197 (10.88%) Performance Tuning
6 184 (10.17%) Migration
7 152 (8.40%) TDD
8 151 (8.34%) Scrum
9 147 (8.12%) Data Modelling
10 125 (6.91%) Web Development
11 110 (6.08%) SDLC
12 108 (5.97%) CRM
13 106 (5.86%) Data Migration
13 106 (5.86%) Unit Testing
14 86 (4.75%) Data Analysis
15 79 (4.36%) OO
16 76 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
17 75 (4.14%) Kimball Methodology
18 70 (3.87%) Data Management
19 67 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1710 (94.48%) SQL
2 628 (34.70%) C#
3 389 (21.49%) JavaScript
4 166 (9.17%) PowerShell
5 141 (7.79%) VB
6 138 (7.62%) PL/SQL
7 122 (6.74%) Java
8 110 (6.08%) VB.NET
9 94 (5.19%) VBA
10 90 (4.97%) VBScript
11 54 (2.98%) VB6
12 28 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 27 (1.49%) Python
14 26 (1.44%) C++
15 23 (1.27%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.22%) PHP
17 20 (1.10%) Scala
18 18 (0.99%) C
18 18 (0.99%) Perl
19 9 (0.50%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 135 (7.46%) Degree
2 112 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 80 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 60 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (1.60%) MCSE
7 13 (0.72%) MCITP
8 12 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.55%) MCTS
10 8 (0.44%) ISEB
11 7 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.39%) MCSA
12 6 (0.33%) MCP
13 4 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.22%) MCSD
14 3 (0.17%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (0.17%) MCPD
15 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.70%) QA
2 51 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 25 (1.38%) SLA
5 10 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.39%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.22%) GAAP
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) GxP
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.055%) Basel III
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.55%) XenApp
3 25 (1.38%) XenDesktop
4 24 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (1.33%) XenServer
5 14 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.55%) Docker
7 9 (0.50%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (2.27%) SCCM
2 36 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
3 35 (1.93%) SCOM
4 27 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 17 (0.94%) Puppet
6 12 (0.66%) Control-M
6 12 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.50%) Nagios
7 9 (0.50%) Rsyslog
7 9 (0.50%) WMI
8 8 (0.44%) Perfmon
8 8 (0.44%) WSUS
9 5 (0.28%) Ansible
9 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.22%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 654 (36.13%) Microsoft
2 212 (11.71%) Oracle
3 63 (3.48%) VMware
4 60 (3.31%) Citrix
5 59 (3.26%) Tableau
6 57 (3.15%) SAP
7 45 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (1.60%) ServiceNow
9 25 (1.38%) HP
10 24 (1.33%) AppSense
10 24 (1.33%) Cognos
11 22 (1.22%) RedGate
12 21 (1.16%) DevExpress
13 20 (1.10%) Informatica
14 19 (1.05%) IBM
15 18 (0.99%) Splunk
15 18 (0.99%) Twitter
16 15 (0.83%) iManage
16 15 (0.83%) Sybase
17 14 (0.77%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £325 - £380 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £335 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cloud Computing International
Rate: From £180 to £220 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £360 per day 3 Month Initial Duration
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Carmarthen, Dyfed
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £425.00 - £454.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago