The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
North West / Cheshire
Rank 48 44 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 6 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.12% 3.93% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 9.43% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 6
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
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 Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 209 403 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 38.85% 41.72% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 257 211
Median daily rate £400 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -10.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 4
Median hourly rate £44.21 £22.54 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.15% +14.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.98 £12.70 £13.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.75 £23.00
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Cheshire

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Cheshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +4 1 £350 +3.70% 5
Northwich - 1 £350 -
T-SQL
North West

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (59.09%) ETL
5 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
9 7 (31.82%) High Availability
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (22.73%) Windows
11 5 (22.73%) Replication
12 4 (18.18%) Banking
12 4 (18.18%) Migration
12 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 4 (18.18%) IIS
12 4 (18.18%) Web Services
12 4 (18.18%) .NET
12 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (9.09%) QlikView
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.55%) Big Data
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (4.55%) MySQL
9 1 (4.55%) Power BI
9 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DBA
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
1 10 (45.45%) SQL DBA
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Junior DBA
4 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) DHTML
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) MDX
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ETL
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (31.82%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos
2 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
3 2 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Talend
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago