Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 70 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 -26 +13
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 30 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.93% 1.96% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.87% 5.28% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 32
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.73% -8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £277
90th Percentile £538 £448 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £355 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +5.19% - +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year +103.13% -52.31% +16.94%

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 511 511 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.80% 37.08% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 310 271
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £244 £270 £228
90th Percentile £538 £539 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £37.75 £31.85 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.54% +94.47% -18.13%
10th Percentile £14.13 £16.01 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £40.70 £28.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +31.25% -22.58% +8.77%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Birmingham

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (43.33%) ETL
8 10 (33.33%) Migration
8 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.00%) Power BI
11 5 (16.67%) CSS
11 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 5 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (16.67%) MDX
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
12 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
12 4 (13.33%) Business Analytics
12 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning

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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (20.00%) Power BI
6 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) MDX
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) DOM
7 1 (3.33%) EDI
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) LINQ
7 1 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (43.33%) ETL
3 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 10 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Business Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
5 4 (13.33%) Data Validation
5 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (13.33%) Information Management
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
5 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (13.33%) Workflow
6 3 (10.00%) Complex ETL
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Altova
3 1 (3.33%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin