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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 67 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 58 42 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.30% 1.90% 3.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 6.40% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 47
Average daily rate £350 £345 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £271 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £28.69 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -13.06%
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
850 656 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.77% 29.70% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 382 430
Average daily rate £363 £340 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 27
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.69 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.83% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £16.85 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire +5 18 £338 +20.53% 9
Birmingham +1 14 £410 +11.56% 16
Coventry -1 6 £288 -13.53% 2
Warwickshire -3 3 £275 - 2
Solihull -14 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £350 - 5
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 133 (91.72%) SQL
2 117 (80.69%) SQL Server
3 88 (60.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (52.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (38.62%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (36.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 49 (33.79%) Microsoft
8 46 (31.72%) .NET
9 44 (30.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (29.66%) C#
11 38 (26.21%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (26.21%) ETL
12 31 (21.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (20.00%) Windows
14 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
14 25 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (16.55%) VB.NET
16 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET
16 23 (15.86%) WinForms
17 22 (15.17%) Finance
17 22 (15.17%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (13.10%) NHS
19 18 (12.41%) Oracle
19 18 (12.41%) MVC
20 17 (11.72%) JavaScript
20 17 (11.72%) SQL Server 2005
20 17 (11.72%) MDX
20 17 (11.72%) jQuery
21 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 16 (11.03%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.45%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
3 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) DNS
1 3 (2.07%) SMTP
1 3 (2.07%) SSL
1 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (80.69%) SQL Server
2 88 (60.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (52.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (36.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (30.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (26.21%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (21.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (11.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (8.28%) Power BI
10 12 (8.28%) QlikView
11 10 (6.90%) OLAP
11 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
12 9 (6.21%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (5.52%) Informix
13 8 (5.52%) RDBMS
14 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
15 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
16 5 (3.45%) PowerPivot
16 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.07%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.38%) Moq
3 2 (1.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) MSTest
4 1 (0.69%) NUnit
4 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 22 (15.17%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Games
3 5 (3.45%) Advertising
4 3 (2.07%) Retail
5 2 (1.38%) Back Office
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 96 (66.21%) Developer
2 47 (32.41%) SQL Developer
3 26 (17.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (15.86%) .NET Developer
5 21 (14.48%) DBA
5 21 (14.48%) SQL DBA
6 18 (12.41%) T-SQL Developer
7 15 (10.34%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.59%) SQL BI Developer
8 11 (7.59%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (7.59%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Business Developer
11 8 (5.52%) Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Architect
11 8 (5.52%) Data Architect
11 8 (5.52%) VB.NET Developer
12 7 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.72%) .NET
2 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET
2 23 (15.86%) WinForms
3 17 (11.72%) jQuery
3 17 (11.72%) MDX
4 14 (9.66%) HTML
5 13 (8.97%) .NET Framework
5 13 (8.97%) CSS
6 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (8.28%) XML
7 11 (7.59%) Entity Framework
8 7 (4.83%) LINQ
9 6 (4.14%) Ajax
9 6 (4.14%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.14%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (3.45%) Classic ASP
10 5 (3.45%) CSS3
10 5 (3.45%) HTML5
11 4 (2.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.10%) NHS
2 10 (6.90%) Replication
3 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.14%) Online Games
4 4 (2.76%) Clustering
5 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Windows
2 14 (9.66%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.14%) Unix
6 5 (3.45%) Linux
7 2 (1.38%) Solaris
7 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.62%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (26.21%) ETL
3 25 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.17%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (12.41%) MVC
6 16 (11.03%) Data Modelling
7 15 (10.34%) Migration
8 13 (8.97%) Data Migration
8 13 (8.97%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.90%) High Availability
10 8 (5.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.83%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (4.83%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.83%) Scrum
12 6 (4.14%) OOP
12 6 (4.14%) Project Management
13 5 (3.45%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.45%) OO
13 5 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 133 (91.72%) SQL
2 43 (29.66%) C#
3 24 (16.55%) VB.NET
4 17 (11.72%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.83%) VB
5 7 (4.83%) VBScript
6 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.14%) VB6
7 2 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.38%) X++
8 1 (0.69%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) ISEB
2 3 (2.07%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.69%) MCSE
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) NFS
1 3 (2.07%) Samba
2 2 (1.38%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (33.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle
3 3 (2.07%) Talend
4 2 (1.38%) Birst
4 2 (1.38%) Cognos
4 2 (1.38%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.38%) VMware
5 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.69%) SAP
5 1 (0.69%) Teradata
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