The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 28 March 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.20% 0.67% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 1.54% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £325
% change year-on-year -0.14% +7.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £32.50 £30.60
% change year-on-year -36.15% +6.22%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 88 65 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 52.69% 43.62% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 23 52
Median daily rate £340 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Leicester

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Leicester region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) SOLID
5 3 (37.50%) XHTML
5 3 (37.50%) XSD
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) OLTP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) XSD
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore