Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 19 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.74% 4.09% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 9.78% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 12
Kent median daily rate £381 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.93% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £331 £308 £248
90th Percentile £575 £352 £470
South East median daily rate £400 £384 £375
% change year-on-year +4.23% +2.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.09% +29.41% +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 222 225 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 55.36% 41.82% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 164 121
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £281 £279 £235
90th Percentile £538 £543 £500
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +221.43% -62.67%
10th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.13 £45.00 £15.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Chatham - 3 £400 -
Maidstone +15 2 £338 -3.57%
Tunbridge Wells -6 1 £338 -0.74% 1
West Malling -7 1 £323 -4.44% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £363 - 1
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) Subversion
8 3 (15.79%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (15.79%) Big Data
8 3 (15.79%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.79%) Big Data
6 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.79%) Power BI
6 3 (15.79%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
7 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) OLAP
8 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Developer
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Database Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ETL
1 6 (31.58%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Break/Fix
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat