Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a T-SQL Developer was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 767 742 718
Rank change year-on-year -25 -24 -60
Contract jobs requiring a T-SQL Developer 86 82 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.091% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.099% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 121
England median daily rate £401 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £330 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £500 £488
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £36.75
UK median hourly rate - - £36.75

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 89,662 83,065 96,769
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.94% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,304 54,178 63,734
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,891 2,681 2,889
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £18.70 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.29% -4.10% +11.43%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -34 46 £475 +11.37% 12
South East -24 16 £388 +12.32% 5
North of England -33 8 £361 +11.04% 6
East of England +16 6 £388 +38.39% 1
South West -2 5 £425 +30.77% 1
Midlands -6 5 £394 -10.00%
North West -16 5 £363 +12.40% 3
West Midlands - 4 £400 -
North East - 3 £300 -
East Midlands -1 1 £388 -11.43%
T-SQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 86 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 84 (97.67%) SQL
3 67 (77.91%) SQL Server
4 58 (67.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (38.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (34.88%) C#
8 28 (32.56%) .NET
8 28 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (32.56%) Finance
9 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
10 22 (25.58%) ETL
10 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (17.44%) Power BI
12 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (17.44%) Migration
13 14 (16.28%) Banking
14 12 (13.95%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
15 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
16 10 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (11.63%) BDD
17 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
17 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
17 9 (10.47%) TDD

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 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (5.81%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.49%) SaaS
4 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (77.91%) SQL Server
2 58 (67.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (39.53%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (38.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (17.44%) Power BI
6 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (5.81%) OLTP
11 3 (3.49%) Data Lake
11 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.49%) Snowflake Schema
11 3 (3.49%) Star Schema
12 2 (2.33%) OLAP
13 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.49%) JUnit
2 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Digital Economy
3 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) .NET
2 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.14%) Entity Framework
4 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (5.81%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (5.81%) Web Services
4 5 (5.81%) WPF
5 4 (4.65%) HTML
5 4 (4.65%) XML
6 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.33%) jQuery
6 2 (2.33%) WinForms
7 1 (1.16%) ADO
7 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.16%) DHTML
7 1 (1.16%) HTML5
7 1 (1.16%) ODBC
7 1 (1.16%) SOAP
7 1 (1.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.81%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.49%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.33%) Wiki
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (25.58%) ETL
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.44%) Migration
5 12 (13.95%) Kimball Methodology
6 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.63%) BDD
7 10 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (10.47%) TDD
8 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.30%) Visualisation
10 7 (8.14%) Analytics
10 7 (8.14%) Data Migration
10 7 (8.14%) SDLC
11 6 (6.98%) Data Management
11 6 (6.98%) DevOps
11 6 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 84 (97.67%) SQL
3 30 (34.88%) C#
4 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.65%) VBA
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) MCSA
2 3 (3.49%) MCSE
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
2 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) RedGate
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Cognos
4 1 (1.16%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.16%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Sybase
4 1 (1.16%) Tableau