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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transact-SQL
Rank 61 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 59 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.45% 1.71% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.32% 5.76% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 27
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £174 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.13 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £20.06 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+11.54% -13.72%
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
709 729 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.49% 29.77% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 429 345
Average daily rate £335 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 17
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £94.50 £37.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing T-SQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

T-SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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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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
Coventry +10 16 £275 -14.06% 6
Birmingham -1 8 £350 +16.66% 14
Staffordshire -2 7 £350 +55.55% 10
Warwickshire +2 5 £368 +22.50% 2
Worcestershire +2 1 - - 5
Solihull - 1 - - 2
T-SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 105 (87.50%) SQL
2 92 (76.67%) SQL Server
3 65 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (41.67%) .NET
6 49 (40.83%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (35.00%) C#
8 35 (29.17%) XML
8 35 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
10 31 (25.83%) ASP.NET
10 31 (25.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (22.50%) ETL
12 25 (20.83%) HTML
13 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
15 21 (17.50%) jQuery
16 20 (16.67%) VB.NET
17 19 (15.83%) CSS
17 19 (15.83%) WCF
18 18 (15.00%) .NET Framework
18 18 (15.00%) Web Services
19 17 (14.17%) Visual Studio
19 17 (14.17%) Entity Framework
20 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
20 16 (13.33%) WinForms
20 16 (13.33%) MVC
21 15 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (8.33%) IIS
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.67%) CMS
3 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
3 3 (2.50%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) Internet
2 5 (4.17%) HTTP
3 4 (3.33%) SSL
4 2 (1.67%) Intranet
4 2 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 65 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (28.33%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (25.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (9.17%) Relational Database
11 7 (5.83%) OLAP
11 7 (5.83%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Power View
14 3 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.00%) ReSharper
3 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.67%) Subversion
7 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.83%) Flyway
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Advertising
2 5 (4.17%) Back Office
3 3 (2.50%) Retail
3 3 (2.50%) Automotive
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (58.33%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) Analyst
3 17 (14.17%) SQL Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 13 (10.83%) DBA
6 12 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 11 (9.17%) SQL DBA
7 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 10 (8.33%) Test Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.67%) Programmer
10 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Business Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) Data Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
12 6 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.67%) .NET
2 35 (29.17%) XML
3 31 (25.83%) ASP.NET
4 25 (20.83%) HTML
5 21 (17.50%) jQuery
6 19 (15.83%) WCF
6 19 (15.83%) CSS
7 18 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.00%) Web Services
8 17 (14.17%) Entity Framework
9 16 (13.33%) WinForms
10 15 (12.50%) LINQ
11 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (8.33%) WPF
13 9 (7.50%) Ajax
14 8 (6.67%) ADO.NET
15 7 (5.83%) SOAP
15 7 (5.83%) MDX
15 7 (5.83%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) NHS
2 5 (4.17%) Replication
3 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.67%) W3C
4 2 (1.67%) Clustering
4 2 (1.67%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Online Games
5 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (22.50%) ETL
3 16 (13.33%) MVC
4 14 (11.67%) Migration
5 12 (10.00%) TDD
6 11 (9.17%) Data Migration
7 10 (8.33%) System Testing
7 10 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.83%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.83%) Data Transformation
10 6 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.00%) SOA
10 6 (5.00%) OO
10 6 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 105 (87.50%) SQL
2 42 (35.00%) C#
3 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.83%) VBScript
6 12 (10.00%) VB
7 11 (9.17%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.67%) VB6
9 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.83%) XAML
10 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) ISEB
2 4 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) vSphere
2 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) Tableau
4 3 (2.50%) Cognos
5 2 (1.67%) Apple
5 2 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.83%) Talend
6 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
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