Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 27 November 2021 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
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 110 81 143
Rank change year-on-year -29 +62 -18
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 31 14 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.20% 1.08% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 2.67% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 18
10th Percentile £258 £266 £374
25th Percentile £322 £319 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £383 £400
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.38% -2.14%
75th Percentile £488 £413 £450
90th Percentile £500 £427 £452
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.22 - -
England median hourly rate £42.36 £48.50 £27.94
% change year-on-year -12.66% +73.59% +25.57%

T-SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 894 525 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.75% 40.32% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 330 836
10th Percentile £285 £262 £300
25th Percentile £363 £318 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £461 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.53% - -
75th Percentile £550 £525 £500
90th Percentile £625 £575 £588
England median daily rate £530 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +8.72% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 34 66
10th Percentile £15.69 £20.78 £20.50
25th Percentile £26.89 £35.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £49.00
90th Percentile £57.75 £54.33 £51.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +13.10% -4.55% +4.96%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the East of England

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for T-SQL in the East of England

T-SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing T-SQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for T-SQL in the East of England

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for T-SQL in the East of England

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 17 £350 +27.27% 4
Hertfordshire -18 11 £425 +11.11% 4
Cambridgeshire -28 2 £463 +42.31% 2
Suffolk -11 1 - -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 9 (29.03%) NHS
8 9 (29.03%) ETL
8 9 (29.03%) .NET
8 9 (29.03%) C#
8 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (29.03%) Azure
9 8 (25.81%) jQuery
9 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) Migration
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
10 7 (22.58%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) Web Services
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (19.35%) JSON
11 6 (19.35%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (19.35%) DevOps
12 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Azure
2 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 4 (12.90%) Power Platform
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (6.45%) npm
5 1 (3.23%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (12.90%) Electronic Patient Records
7 4 (12.90%) MySQL
7 4 (12.90%) Power BI
8 3 (9.68%) MS Access
8 3 (9.68%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (9.68%) QlikView
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2019
9 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (6.45%) Data Mart
9 2 (6.45%) GIS
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) gulp
2 2 (6.45%) Postman
2 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Moq
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (12.90%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Billing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Delphi Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) ASP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Applications Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) jQuery
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) JSON
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
6 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
6 4 (12.90%) WCF
6 4 (12.90%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) NHS
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) ETL
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.90%) Requirements Gathering
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) UML
7 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
7 3 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Kanban
7 3 (9.68%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) OOP
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) VBA
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (9.68%) Delphi
5 3 (9.68%) VBScript
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CBAP
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Accessibility
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) SAP