Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 46 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 +12
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 21 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.81% 3.61% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.66% 9.90% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 18
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +14.81%
10th Percentile £331 £331 £263
90th Percentile £575 £356 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £54.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -38.89% +27.06% +4.89%

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 197 192 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.08% 36.43% 41.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 142 149
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £281 £276 £249
90th Percentile £516 £486 £685
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 2
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +158.40% -53.56%
10th Percentile £29.00 £45.00 £13.78
90th Percentile £55.05 £45.00 £20.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Maidstone +9 4 £400 +14.29%
Rochester - 3 £548 -
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 £338 -0.74%
West Malling -2 1 £323 -4.44% 2
Chatham - 1 £400 - 2
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (47.62%) ETL
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
6 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (33.33%) C#
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 6 (28.57%) High Availability
9 6 (28.57%) Power BI
10 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
10 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 4 (19.05%) MVC
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 4 (19.05%) OLAP
11 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
11 4 (19.05%) Subversion
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (14.29%) AngularJS

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (28.57%) Power BI
6 4 (19.05%) OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (14.29%) PowerPivot
7 3 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (14.29%) SSDT
7 3 (14.29%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.76%) Big Data
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Developer
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Database Developer
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Database Developer
5 5 (23.81%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (9.52%) DBA
7 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 2 (9.52%) Sybase DBA
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
2 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.76%) DHTML
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) WinForms
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) ETL
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) ETL Development
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) Statistics
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Infragistics
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat