The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 36 37 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% 0.40% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.03% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £238 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +62.50%  
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 £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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 91 97 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 35.55% 38.49% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 85 32
Median daily rate £350 £385 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +31.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £317 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Liverpool

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Liverpool

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft