The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 44 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.27% 0.72% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.84% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £413 £363 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +72.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 158 163 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 50.00% 39.28% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 85
Median daily rate £400 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £315 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.15 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
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 Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Cambridge

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Cambridge

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MCDBA
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (37.50%) DTS
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) OCP
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (37.50%) Database Security
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Data Guard

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) DTS
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Database Security
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCDBA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) OCP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP