The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for T-SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited T-SQL over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transact-SQL
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 100 119
Rank change year-on-year +18 +19  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 17 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 1.09% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.66% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £281 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -  

T-SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 442 580 803
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.17% 23.34% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 368 468
Median daily rate £418 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% +8.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.42% -61.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing T-SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Berkshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing T-SQL in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Berkshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Berkshire

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Berkshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Reading -2 3 £450 +9.09% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £425 - 1
Slough - 2 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
3 31 (70.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (31.82%) .NET
7 14 (31.82%) C#
8 12 (27.27%) ETL
8 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
10 10 (22.73%) Finance
10 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
13 7 (15.91%) XML
13 7 (15.91%) Migration
13 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
14 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
14 6 (13.64%) MSTest
14 6 (13.64%) WCF
14 6 (13.64%) MDX
14 6 (13.64%) OO
14 6 (13.64%) SOA
14 6 (13.64%) Web Services

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (11.36%) OLAP
9 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (6.82%) OLTP
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
10 3 (6.82%) Power BI
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (4.55%) GIS
12 1 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
12 1 (2.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.64%) MSTest
3 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Moq
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Trac
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (18.18%) DBA
5 7 (15.91%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Architect
7 5 (11.36%) Business Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SQL DBA
8 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 4 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Data Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Data Migration Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Migration Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.91%) XML
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.64%) MDX
4 6 (13.64%) WCF
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 5 (11.36%) SOAP
6 4 (9.09%) Middleware
6 4 (9.09%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
7 3 (6.82%) LINQ
7 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 2 (4.55%) Ajax
8 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.27%) ETL
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Migration
5 6 (13.64%) OO
5 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (11.36%) MVC
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps
7 4 (9.09%) ERP
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Database Security
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCITP
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Epicor
3 1 (2.27%) Maconomy
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) SAP