The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transact-SQL
Rank 73 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 47 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 2.11% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.39% 6.58% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 34
Average daily rate
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£300 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £234 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £379 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-13.72% -29.54%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
735 638 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.85% 32.08% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 352 392
Average daily rate £325 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 30
Average hourly rate £25.25 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.83% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £114.70 £37.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Birmingham -2 15 £313 +4.16% 14
Coventry -10 10 £320 -10.17% 2
Warwickshire -10 6 £300 +30.43% 5
Staffordshire +7 4 £225 -14.28% 2
Worcestershire - 2 £223 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £300 -
Shropshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - - 3
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
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England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 77 (77.00%) SQL
2 75 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 51 (51.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (46.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (39.00%) .NET
6 36 (36.00%) C#
6 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 23 (23.00%) Windows
11 23 (23.00%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (21.00%) HTML
13 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 18 (18.00%) CSS
15 17 (17.00%) VB.NET
15 17 (17.00%) ETL
15 17 (17.00%) Finance
16 14 (14.00%) OLAP
17 12 (12.00%) MVC
17 12 (12.00%) jQuery
17 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
18 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
18 11 (11.00%) WinForms
18 11 (11.00%) NHS
19 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
19 10 (10.00%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (51.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (46.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (23.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (14.00%) OLAP
8 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (2.00%) MS Access
13 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.00%) OLTP
13 2 (2.00%) Star Schema
13 2 (2.00%) DataStage
13 2 (2.00%) QualityStage
13 2 (2.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (58.00%) Developer
2 19 (19.00%) .NET Developer
2 19 (19.00%) Analyst
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Developer
4 11 (11.00%) DBA
4 11 (11.00%) SQL DBA
5 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.00%) Architect
9 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) .NET
2 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (21.00%) HTML
4 18 (18.00%) CSS
5 12 (12.00%) jQuery
6 11 (11.00%) WinForms
7 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (9.00%) Ajax
8 9 (9.00%) MDX
9 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (7.00%) Semantic HTML
10 7 (7.00%) CSS3
10 7 (7.00%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (7.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (7.00%) Web Services
11 5 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (5.00%) WCF
11 5 (5.00%) XML
12 4 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) NHS
2 5 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) Learning Management System
4 3 (3.00%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.00%) SCORM
4 3 (3.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (17.00%) ETL
3 12 (12.00%) MVC
3 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (10.00%) TDD
5 9 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (7.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.00%) Scrum
6 7 (7.00%) CRM
7 6 (6.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.00%) System Testing
7 6 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.00%) Migration
8 5 (5.00%) SOA
8 5 (5.00%) OO
9 4 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 77 (77.00%) SQL
2 36 (36.00%) C#
3 24 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) ISEB
1 6 (6.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) AAT
3 1 (1.00%) ICAEW
3 1 (1.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) MOM
1 2 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.00%) Control-M
1 2 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) VMware
3 4 (4.00%) NetApp
4 3 (3.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.00%) Trillium
5 2 (2.00%) BMC
5 2 (2.00%) Informatica
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.00%) Talend
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
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