Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 July 2018 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 58 49
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9 -1
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 20 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.32% 1.46% 3.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.17% 4.23% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 23
Kent median daily rate £401 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £344 £325 £263
90th Percentile £539 £356 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.50 - £45.00

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 179 189 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 38.66% 34.55% 49.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 135 276
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £276 £300 £258
90th Percentile £475 £433 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 6
Kent median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +197.52% -62.19%
10th Percentile £30.50 £45.00 £13.56
90th Percentile £52.65 £45.00 £30.92
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +6.67%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing T-SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Kent

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Kent

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Kent over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Kent

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Kent

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Rochester - 3 £548 -
Maidstone +4 2 £400 +14.29% 1
Chatham - 1 £400 -
West Malling - 1 £425 - 2
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
6 10 (50.00%) C#
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) ETL
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (25.00%) MVC
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (25.00%) Power BI
10 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (20.00%) SSDT
11 4 (20.00%) Analytics
11 4 (20.00%) DevOps
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (20.00%) Data Management
11 4 (20.00%) Subversion
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) Advertising
11 4 (20.00%) Migration

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) Power BI
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) SSDT
6 3 (15.00%) OLAP
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (15.00%) PowerPivot
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) Star Schema
7 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Appium
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Moq
4 1 (5.00%) MSTest
4 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) TestRail
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Database Developer
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (35.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 2 (10.00%) Senior Database Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
10 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) DHTML
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) WinForms
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) ETL
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Data Management
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (15.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) ETL Development
7 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (15.00%) High Availability
7 3 (15.00%) Statistics
7 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Infragistics