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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 30 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.99% 2.73% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.62% 6.04% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £365 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £460 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £20.59
% change year-on-year +29.31% +40.82%  

T-SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 89 149 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.46% 45.15% 51.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 86
Median daily rate £345 £434 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.50% +24.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £750 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.42 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.39% -56.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing T-SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 4 £350 - 1
T-SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) Statistics
5 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
5 4 (44.44%) Data Management
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (11.11%) IBM
8 1 (11.11%) XHTML
8 1 (11.11%) MS Access
8 1 (11.11%) DB2
8 1 (11.11%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (11.11%) VB
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) HTML
8 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (11.11%) PHP

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 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (55.56%) SSIS Developer
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Database Developer
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Programmer
6 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (11.11%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore