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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transact-SQL
Rank 81 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 56 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 2.02% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.93% 6.35% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 36
Average daily rate £380 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.30 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.69% -40.00%
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
944 851 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.64% 31.78% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 513 422
Average daily rate £383 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £19.23 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Birmingham +5 20 £381 +17.30% 9
Warwickshire +9 13 £325 - 3
Coventry -8 6 £380 +18.75% 5
Solihull -7 4 £418 - 1
Staffordshire +7 3 £285 -5.00% 11
Shropshire -33 1 £325 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £350 -
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 121 (99.18%) SQL
2 95 (77.87%) SQL Server
3 81 (66.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (55.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (47.54%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
8 40 (32.79%) .NET
9 37 (30.33%) C#
10 36 (29.51%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (29.51%) ETL
11 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (21.31%) Data Modelling
14 21 (17.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
15 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
16 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
17 18 (14.75%) WinForms
17 18 (14.75%) MVC
17 18 (14.75%) Finance
17 18 (14.75%) VB.NET
17 18 (14.75%) MDX
18 17 (13.93%) Windows
19 16 (13.11%) Oracle
19 16 (13.11%) Migration
20 15 (12.30%) XML
20 15 (12.30%) NHS
20 15 (12.30%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) IIS
3 3 (2.46%) CMS
3 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) DNS
1 3 (2.46%) SMTP
1 3 (2.46%) SSL
1 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (77.87%) SQL Server
2 81 (66.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (55.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (29.51%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (17.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database
9 11 (9.02%) Power BI
10 10 (8.20%) QlikView
11 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
13 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
14 5 (4.10%) OLAP
14 5 (4.10%) OLTP
15 4 (3.28%) NoSQL
15 4 (3.28%) PowerPivot
15 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.46%) Moq
4 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.82%) MSTest
5 1 (0.82%) NUnit
5 1 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.82%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (14.75%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Advertising
3 4 (3.28%) Games
4 3 (2.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.64%) Billing
5 2 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (70.49%) Developer
2 46 (37.70%) SQL Developer
3 29 (23.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (18.85%) .NET Developer
5 22 (18.03%) SSIS Developer
6 19 (15.57%) SQL Server Developer
7 17 (13.93%) T-SQL Developer
8 15 (12.30%) SSRS Developer
9 13 (10.66%) SQL BI Developer
10 11 (9.02%) SSAS Developer
11 10 (8.20%) C# Developer
12 9 (7.38%) Business Developer
13 8 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (6.56%) DBA
13 8 (6.56%) SQL DBA
13 8 (6.56%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 7 (5.74%) Architect
14 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 6 (4.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.79%) .NET
2 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
3 18 (14.75%) MDX
3 18 (14.75%) WinForms
4 15 (12.30%) XML
5 14 (11.48%) .NET Framework
6 12 (9.84%) Entity Framework
6 12 (9.84%) HTML
7 11 (9.02%) CSS
7 11 (9.02%) jQuery
8 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.56%) WCF
10 5 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.10%) LINQ
10 5 (4.10%) REST
10 5 (4.10%) Web Services
10 5 (4.10%) XSD
11 4 (3.28%) ADO.NET
11 4 (3.28%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.28%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) NHS
2 5 (4.10%) Replication
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.28%) Online Games
4 3 (2.46%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.46%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.64%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.64%) Statistics
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.93%) Windows
2 13 (10.66%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.28%) Unix
5 3 (2.46%) Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.54%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (29.51%) ETL
3 32 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (21.31%) Data Modelling
5 18 (14.75%) MVC
6 16 (13.11%) Migration
7 15 (12.30%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (11.48%) Data Migration
9 9 (7.38%) Data Management
10 8 (6.56%) Data Mapping
10 8 (6.56%) Master Data Management
11 7 (5.74%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.74%) SOA
12 6 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (4.92%) Scrum
13 5 (4.10%) Analytics
13 5 (4.10%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.10%) OO
13 5 (4.10%) Project Management
13 5 (4.10%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (99.18%) SQL
2 37 (30.33%) C#
3 20 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.75%) VB.NET
5 8 (6.56%) VB
6 7 (5.74%) VBScript
7 6 (4.92%) VB6
8 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.46%) X++
10 2 (1.64%) Java
11 1 (0.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.82%) MCSE
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.46%) NFS
1 3 (2.46%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle
3 2 (1.64%) Cognos
3 2 (1.64%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.82%) Ab Initio
4 1 (0.82%) Birst
4 1 (0.82%) SAP
4 1 (0.82%) Teradata
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