Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a T-SQL Developer was £429 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 759 752 751
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -97
Contract jobs requiring a T-SQL Developer 96 101 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 91 83
England median daily rate £429 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -1.41% -5.33%
10th Percentile £317 £313 £230
90th Percentile £575 £613 £510
UK median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89,537 87,466 92,663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.91% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,665 58,037 61,023
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,825 2,571 2,978
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.58
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.82% +3.89% -

T-SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured T-SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL Developer in England

T-SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL Developer in England

T-SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL Developer in England

T-SQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL Developer in England

T-SQL Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
London +13 53 £475 - 10
North of England -24 18 £390 +15.56% 4
South East -25 13 £350 - 5
Yorkshire -23 10 £415 +18.57% 1
North West -8 8 £363 +11.54% 2
East of England +16 7 £384 +12.04% 1
South West -17 4 £450 +40.63% 1
East Midlands +10 1 £388 -18.42%
Midlands -14 1 £388 -16.22%
T-SQL Developer
UK

T-SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, T-SQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring T-SQL Developer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 92 (95.83%) SQL
3 80 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 74 (77.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (44.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (44.79%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (42.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (37.50%) ETL
8 34 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (34.38%) Finance
10 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
11 24 (25.00%) C#
12 21 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (20.83%) .NET
14 18 (18.75%) Migration
14 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.71%) Power BI
15 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (14.58%) Kimball Methodology
16 14 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
18 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
19 11 (11.46%) Data Migration
19 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
20 10 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
20 10 (10.42%) Visualisation
20 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
20 10 (10.42%) OLTP

T-SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 74 (77.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (44.79%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (44.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (42.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (17.71%) Power BI
6 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (10.42%) OLTP
8 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.21%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (5.21%) Star Schema
11 4 (4.17%) QlikView
11 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
11 4 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (3.13%) Data Lake
12 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.17%) JUnit
4 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.13%) Subversion
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (34.38%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) Entity Framework
3 4 (4.17%) MDX
3 4 (4.17%) Web Services
3 4 (4.17%) XML
4 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.13%) WPF
5 2 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.08%) WinForms
6 1 (1.04%) ADO
6 1 (1.04%) JSON
6 1 (1.04%) ODBC
6 1 (1.04%) REST
6 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.13%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) ETL
2 34 (35.42%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.75%) Migration
4 14 (14.58%) Kimball Methodology
4 14 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.46%) Data Migration
7 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
7 10 (10.42%) Visualisation
8 8 (8.33%) SDLC
8 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.29%) Data Integration
10 6 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.25%) Pair Programming
10 6 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.21%) Analytics
11 5 (5.21%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 92 (95.83%) SQL
3 24 (25.00%) C#
4 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.17%) VBA
6 3 (3.13%) C++
6 3 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) MCSA
2 1 (1.04%) MCSE
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) SRDF
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Tableau
3 6 (6.25%) RedGate
4 5 (5.21%) Sybase
5 3 (3.13%) EMC
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Workday