Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 24 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.52% 4.61% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.91% 12.64% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 11
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +40.00%
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £40.52
% change year-on-year +29.41% +4.89% -13.33%

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 220 182 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.43% 36.47% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 118 180
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%
10th Percentile £279 £260 £261
90th Percentile £557 £508 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 16
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £17.42 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.40% -53.56% -6.25%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Maidstone -13 4 £350 -16.67% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £340 -
West Malling - 1 £338 -
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) .NET
3 20 (83.33%) Migration
3 20 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
5 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (70.83%) Entity Framework
6 16 (66.67%) High Availability
6 16 (66.67%) Algorithms
6 16 (66.67%) Web Services
6 16 (66.67%) Statistics
6 16 (66.67%) Data Management
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) Windows
8 2 (8.33%) ETL
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
9 1 (4.17%) New Media
9 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing

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 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Bower
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) gulp
2 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Developer
2 17 (70.83%) SSIS Developer
3 16 (66.67%) Database Developer
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 16 (66.67%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
2 17 (70.83%) Entity Framework
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Migration
2 16 (66.67%) Data Management
2 16 (66.67%) High Availability
2 16 (66.67%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Test Management
4 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PSD2
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Anite
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Orchard
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore