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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
England / West Midlands
Rank 59 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 68 68 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.82% 2.84% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.37% 8.47% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 26
Median daily rate £371 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £37.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.75% +28.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-46.21% -16.78%

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
726 803 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.14% 33.49% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 484 384
Median daily rate £375 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.46 £20.00 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

T-SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Coventry -1 26 £417 +48.26% 4
Staffordshire -4 14 £288 -0.86% 4
Birmingham -6 11 £344 -15.12% 6
Worcestershire +8 3 £350 - 7
Warwickshire -3 3 £450 +38.46% 4
Solihull -4 2 £350 -30.00% 3
Shropshire +12 1 - - 1
Smethwick - 1 £350 -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 135 (97.12%) SQL
2 100 (71.94%) SQL Server
3 71 (51.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (48.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (46.76%) Microsoft
6 48 (34.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (33.81%) C#
8 45 (32.37%) .NET
9 38 (27.34%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (25.90%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
13 25 (17.99%) MVC
13 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
14 24 (17.27%) jQuery
15 23 (16.55%) PowerShell
15 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (15.11%) MS Excel
17 20 (14.39%) HTML
17 20 (14.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (12.95%) ETL
19 17 (12.23%) CSS
19 17 (12.23%) Advertising
20 16 (11.51%) .NET Framework
20 16 (11.51%) Performance Tuning
20 16 (11.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
22 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) IIS
2 2 (1.44%) SAS
2 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) DNN
3 1 (0.72%) Mule
3 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (15.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (71.94%) SQL Server
2 71 (51.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (48.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (34.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (27.34%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (7.19%) OLAP
9 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (5.04%) Data Lake
10 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (3.60%) Big Data
12 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (2.88%) QlikView
14 3 (2.16%) OLAP Cube
14 3 (2.16%) Power BI
15 2 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (14.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.47%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.32%) Subversion
6 5 (3.60%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.60%) Selenium
6 5 (3.60%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (12.23%) Advertising
2 8 (5.76%) Finance
3 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Developer
2 28 (20.14%) SQL Developer
3 27 (19.42%) Analyst
4 23 (16.55%) DBA
5 22 (15.83%) SQL DBA
6 21 (15.11%) .NET Developer
7 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (10.07%) SQL Server DBA
9 12 (8.63%) SSRS Developer
10 10 (7.19%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (6.47%) Business Analyst
11 9 (6.47%) Senior DBA
12 8 (5.76%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.76%) Senior SQL DBA
12 8 (5.76%) SQL BI Developer
12 8 (5.76%) SSIS Developer
13 7 (5.04%) Consultant
13 7 (5.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 7 (5.04%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 6 (4.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.37%) .NET
2 29 (20.86%) ASP.NET
3 24 (17.27%) jQuery
4 20 (14.39%) HTML
5 17 (12.23%) CSS
6 16 (11.51%) .NET Framework
7 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (10.07%) MDX
8 13 (9.35%) AngularJS
9 12 (8.63%) Web Services
10 11 (7.91%) Entity Framework
10 11 (7.91%) WCF
11 10 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (7.19%) XML
12 8 (5.76%) HTML5
12 8 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (5.04%) LINQ
14 5 (3.60%) Ajax
15 3 (2.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) NHS
2 7 (5.04%) Clustering
3 6 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.88%) Replication
5 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) AS400
6 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) Online Games
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Windows
2 12 (8.63%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.32%) Linux
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.99%) MVC
4 18 (12.95%) ETL
5 16 (11.51%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis
6 14 (10.07%) Use Case
7 13 (9.35%) Data Management
7 13 (9.35%) Data Modelling
7 13 (9.35%) Migration
7 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
8 12 (8.63%) Web Development
9 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
9 11 (7.91%) Master Data Management
9 11 (7.91%) SDLC
9 11 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.19%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.19%) Scrum
10 10 (7.19%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 135 (97.12%) SQL
2 47 (33.81%) C#
3 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
4 23 (16.55%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.91%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.88%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.88%) VB
7 3 (2.16%) C
7 3 (2.16%) Java
7 3 (2.16%) VB6
8 2 (1.44%) VBA
8 2 (1.44%) XPath
9 1 (0.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) PHP
9 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (2.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) SCOM
2 6 (4.32%) WSUS
3 2 (1.44%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 65 (46.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.16%) RedGate
3 2 (1.44%) Cognos
3 2 (1.44%) IDERA
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Sage
3 2 (1.44%) Tableau
4 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.72%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.72%) SAP
4 1 (0.72%) Sybase