The table below looks at the statistics for T-SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 65 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 43 68 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 3.21% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.91% 9.12% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 33
Average daily rate
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£340 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.69 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
T-SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
622 746 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.20% 35.26% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 426 338
Average daily rate £340 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 34
Average hourly rate £28.69 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £16.50 £15.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

T-SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

T-SQL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

T-SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL across the West Midlands region.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +2 10 £275 +14.58% 9
Birmingham -11 10 £303 -2.41% 10
Coventry +7 6 £333 +121.66% 9
Staffordshire +5 4 £260 -9.95% 8
Solihull +2 1 £400 +39.13% 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 5
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 2
T-SQL
England

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 86 (93.48%) SQL
2 77 (83.70%) SQL Server
3 64 (69.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (58.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (36.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
7 32 (34.78%) .NET
8 31 (33.70%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (33.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (31.52%) C#
10 26 (28.26%) MS Excel
11 21 (22.83%) HTML
11 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
11 21 (22.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
12 20 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.39%) CSS
14 15 (16.30%) ETL
14 15 (16.30%) Finance
15 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
16 13 (14.13%) jQuery
16 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (13.04%) MVC
17 12 (13.04%) XML
18 11 (11.96%) VB.NET
18 11 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (10.87%) Migration
19 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) PowerPivot
3 3 (3.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.09%) MS Office
4 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (83.70%) SQL Server
2 64 (69.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (58.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (36.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (33.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (22.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (10.87%) OLAP
10 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (7.61%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (4.35%) QlikView
14 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
14 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.17%) MS Access
14 2 (2.17%) DTS
15 1 (1.09%) Data Mart
15 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.26%) Subversion
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Automotive
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Billing
4 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) DBA
5 12 (13.04%) SQL DBA
6 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Data Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 3 (3.26%) CRM Developer
12 2 (2.17%) Applications Support Technician
12 2 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Technician
12 2 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) .NET
2 21 (22.83%) HTML
2 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.39%) CSS
4 13 (14.13%) jQuery
5 12 (13.04%) XML
6 10 (10.87%) Web Services
7 9 (9.78%) Ajax
8 8 (8.70%) MDX
9 7 (7.61%) XSLT
9 7 (7.61%) HTML5
10 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (5.43%) CSS3
11 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (5.43%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (3.26%) Middleware
12 3 (3.26%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) NHS
3 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.26%) SCORM
4 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.26%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.26%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.17%) Informatics
5 2 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.30%) ETL
4 12 (13.04%) MVC
5 10 (10.87%) Migration
5 10 (10.87%) CRM
6 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.52%) System Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.52%) OO
7 6 (6.52%) TDD
8 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Functional Programming
8 5 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (93.48%) SQL
2 29 (31.52%) C#
3 20 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.96%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.35%) VB
6 4 (4.35%) VB6
7 3 (3.26%) VBScript
7 3 (3.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.17%) COBOL
9 1 (1.09%) XQuery
9 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
1 6 (6.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) MCTS
2 1 (1.09%) MCITP
2 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) vSphere
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Tableau
4 3 (3.26%) Apple
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Google
5 2 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos
6 1 (1.09%) iSOFT
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago