Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 January 2021 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 82 67
Rank change year-on-year +35 -15 +4
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 9 10 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.54% 0.91% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 2.37% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 22
Median daily rate £320 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.93% +13.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £307 £303 £276
90th Percentile £518 £423 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £381 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +17.31% -16.13% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 191 422 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.71% 38.26% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 312 310
Median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £213 £300 £290
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £428 £425
% change year-on-year -6.54% +0.71% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.38% -36.36% +1.85%
10th Percentile £16.78 £12.23 £15.25
90th Percentile £46.38 £40.48 £45.25
Median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +46.77%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing T-SQL in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Azure
3 7 (77.78%) Power BI
3 7 (77.78%) Power Platform
3 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (55.56%) QA
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (55.56%) SaaS
5 5 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) Change Control
6 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (44.44%) Proactive Management
6 4 (44.44%) Intapp
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Legal
7 3 (33.33%) Document Management
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) C#
7 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (33.33%) Case Management
7 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (33.33%) Analytics
8 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 2 (22.22%) Law
8 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
8 2 (22.22%) Azure Functions

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Azure
2 7 (77.78%) Power Platform
3 5 (55.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Azure Functions
4 2 (22.22%) Serverless
5 1 (11.11%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (11.11%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Power BI
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) DTS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) OLAP
5 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) ProC
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Legal Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) DHTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Matplotlib
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) NumPy
2 1 (11.11%) Pandas
2 1 (11.11%) SciPy
2 1 (11.11%) Seaborn
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) Proactive Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Case Management
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Disruptive Innovation
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PROC SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Macro
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Intapp
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata