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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 38 43 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 3 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.89% 4.08% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 8.02% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £330 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £460 £350
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 £20.75 £32.50 £30.60
% change year-on-year -36.15% +6.22%  

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 144 212 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 42.60% 50.84% 43.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 149 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.81 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -39.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Cardiff

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (62.50%) Advertising
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) CMS
7 1 (12.50%) Retail
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management

T-SQL
Top Related 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) 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
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) LINQ
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
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