Period
to 20 November 2019

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 6 months to 20 November 2019 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 143 113
Rank change year-on-year +26 -30 +5
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 52 29 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.36% 0.70% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 2.19% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 36
Berkshire median daily rate £406 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +2.59%
10th Percentile £209 £266 £353
90th Percentile £460 £497 £494
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £71.25 £44.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.11% -19.09% -
10th Percentile £66.13 £42.25 £51.00
90th Percentile £77.38 £46.75 £59.80
South East median hourly rate £68.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +53.93% -19.09% +29.41%

T-SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,101 1,327 1,162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.81% 32.08% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 804 694
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 26
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% +21.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £43.05 £17.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £82.50 £53.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing T-SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 6 months to 20 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 25 £400 - 16
Newbury +5 4 - - 1
Slough +4 3 £413 +43.48% 3
Ascot - 3 - -
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 46 (88.46%) SQL
1 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (48.08%) Azure
4 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
4 21 (40.38%) .NET
5 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 18 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
7 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
8 15 (28.85%) Oracle
8 15 (28.85%) C#
8 15 (28.85%) ETL
9 14 (26.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 13 (25.00%) SSDT
10 13 (25.00%) DevOps
11 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
11 12 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (23.08%) Windows
12 10 (19.23%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio Code
12 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (19.23%) CRM
12 10 (19.23%) ERP
12 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (19.23%) SaaS
13 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning

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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Azure
2 10 (19.23%) SaaS
3 6 (11.54%) Power Platform
4 3 (5.77%) IaaS
4 3 (5.77%) Office 365
5 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
1 5 (9.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (26.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (25.00%) SSDT
6 12 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (19.23%) Cosmos DB
8 7 (13.46%) GIS
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (11.54%) Power BI
10 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
13 1 (1.92%) QlikView
13 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio Code
3 6 (11.54%) MSTest
3 6 (11.54%) SpecFlow
3 6 (11.54%) tSQLt
4 3 (5.77%) InstallShield
4 3 (5.77%) MSI
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) NUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
1 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Back Office
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Integration Developer
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Developer
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Developer
5 6 (11.54%) DBA
5 6 (11.54%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
8 3 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) SSAS Developer
8 3 (5.77%) SSRS Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (11.54%) SOAP
3 6 (11.54%) XML
4 5 (9.62%) .NET Core
4 5 (9.62%) CSS
4 5 (9.62%) CSS3
4 5 (9.62%) HTML
4 5 (9.62%) jQuery
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.85%) Express
6 2 (3.85%) JSON
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware
6 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
1 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ETL
2 13 (25.00%) DevOps
3 12 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (19.23%) CRM
4 10 (19.23%) ERP
5 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (15.38%) SDLC
7 7 (13.46%) CAD
7 7 (13.46%) MVC
8 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.54%) OO
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
8 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.62%) Information Management
10 4 (7.69%) B2B
10 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
10 4 (7.69%) System Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) C#
3 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) VB
5 3 (5.77%) VBA
5 3 (5.77%) VBScript
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCDBA
4 3 (5.77%) MCITP
4 3 (5.77%) MCTS
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (5.77%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
1 3 (5.77%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 5 (9.62%) Tableau
4 3 (5.77%) Novell
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco