The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 June 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 11 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.37% 3.13% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.73% 5.77% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 13
Median daily rate £346 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £413 £334
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 £37.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +29.31% +38.09%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 113 156 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 34.66% 54.17% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 113 117
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £215 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.56 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.32% +1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.11 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.01 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Cardiff

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Telematics
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
8 1 (8.33%) DTS
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) LINQ
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Telematics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: £335 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday