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 3 months to 24 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 83 96
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 33 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.43% 1.82% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 5.22% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 30
Median daily rate £355 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £20.59
% change year-on-year +29.31% +40.82%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 930 882 1057
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 40.43% 34.81% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 522 623
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 59
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £27.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in the East of England

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in the East of England

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

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Hertfordshire +9 18 £350 -8.19% 7
Essex -9 6 £350 +53.84% 4
Cambridgeshire -22 6 £400 +23.07% 4
Suffolk +15 2 £285 -28.75% 10
Norfolk - 2 £325 - 1
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 66 (94.29%) SQL
2 55 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 38 (54.29%) C#
4 36 (51.43%) .NET
5 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
6 28 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
8 22 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (28.57%) Windows
9 20 (28.57%) Finance
10 19 (27.14%) MVC
10 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
11 18 (25.71%) HTML
11 18 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
13 16 (22.86%) ETL
14 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (21.43%) CSS
14 15 (21.43%) Web Services
14 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (20.00%) Migration
15 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (18.57%) jQuery
17 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
18 11 (15.71%) HTML5

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 10 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) GitHub
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) SAN
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
1 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
8 9 (12.86%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
9 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (11.43%) QlikView
9 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (7.14%) OLAP
11 5 (7.14%) OLTP
12 4 (5.71%) DTS
12 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) JMeter
3 2 (2.86%) jMock
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) NUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.43%) MorphX
4 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.71%) DBA
3 11 (15.71%) ETL Developer
3 11 (15.71%) SQL DBA
3 11 (15.71%) SQL Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.43%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.71%) SSRS Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.29%) SSAS Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (51.43%) .NET
2 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
3 18 (25.71%) HTML
4 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
5 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (21.43%) CSS
5 15 (21.43%) Web Services
6 13 (18.57%) jQuery
7 12 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (15.71%) HTML5
9 10 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 10 (14.29%) JSON
9 10 (14.29%) JSP
9 10 (14.29%) Spring
10 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
10 8 (11.43%) XML
11 7 (10.00%) CSS3
11 7 (10.00%) J2EE
11 7 (10.00%) WCF
12 6 (8.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (1.43%) IVR
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Unix
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) MVC
2 16 (22.86%) ETL
3 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.00%) Migration
5 9 (12.86%) ITIL
5 9 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.00%) High Availability
7 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.14%) Data Integration
7 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.14%) Data Transformation
7 5 (7.14%) ERP
7 5 (7.14%) Microservices
7 5 (7.14%) OO
7 5 (7.14%) TDD
7 5 (7.14%) Web Development
8 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.71%) OOD
8 4 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (94.29%) SQL
2 38 (54.29%) C#
3 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.86%) VBScript
6 8 (11.43%) C
7 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.71%) VB
9 3 (4.29%) Python
10 2 (2.86%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.43%) VB6
11 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 5 (7.14%) MCSE
4 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.86%) MCITP
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.86%) OCP
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.86%) IFRS
1 2 (2.86%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.43%) MiFID
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Sybase
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Nintex
4 2 (2.86%) Talend
5 1 (1.43%) Avaya
5 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.43%) Mitel
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
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