The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 27 April 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
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 -  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.87% 1.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £325
% change year-on-year -6.04% +14.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% +54.76%  

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 County Antrim with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 161 26 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 75.23% 30.59% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 12 28
Median daily rate £395 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £188 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -54.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in County Antrim

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Belfast -22 4 £275 -15.38% 2
T-SQL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) MCDBA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Handlebars
5 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) YAGNI
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Handlebars
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Mustache
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCDBA
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft