The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 181 91
Rank change year-on-year +25 -90  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 332 300 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.62% 1.38% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 3.18% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 236 420
Median daily rate £450 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.09
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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9772 9446 9820
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.80% 43.58% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7229 7201 7171
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 40 85
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £15.05 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £102.00 £52.19
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in London

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in London

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in London

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London -9 64 £450 +5.88% 35
Kingston Upon Thames +2 16 £355 -11.80% 3
Croydon -2 3 £363 +16.93%
Canary Wharf +3 2 £601 +45.75%
Surbiton -1 2 £451 -
West End of London +9 1 £538 +26.47% 1
Ilford +2 1 £450 -
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
T-SQL
England

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 London region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 591 (91.34%) SQL
2 440 (68.01%) SQL Server
3 253 (39.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 249 (38.49%) .NET
5 241 (37.25%) C#
6 233 (36.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 198 (30.60%) Microsoft
8 192 (29.68%) Finance
9 171 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
10 167 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 156 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
12 139 (21.48%) Data Warehouse
13 123 (19.01%) ETL
14 121 (18.70%) MVC
15 118 (18.24%) ASP.NET
16 107 (16.54%) Windows
17 106 (16.38%) JavaScript
18 93 (14.37%) Banking
19 92 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
20 87 (13.45%) HTML
21 84 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
22 83 (12.83%) TDD
23 82 (12.67%) PowerShell
24 81 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
25 79 (12.21%) AngularJS
26 76 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
27 73 (11.28%) Visual Studio
28 72 (11.13%) CSS
28 72 (11.13%) Data Modelling
28 72 (11.13%) Analytical Skills

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 48 (7.42%) IIS
2 22 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.24%) CMS
5 7 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.93%) SAS
7 5 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.62%) Confluence
9 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.46%) JBoss
9 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.15%) Apache
11 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (9.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.46%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.77%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.46%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.31%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) RMDS
6 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 84 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (1.24%) SaaS
5 3 (0.46%) GitHub
5 3 (0.46%) IaaS
5 3 (0.46%) Office 365
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.09%) Firewall
2 5 (0.77%) SAN
3 4 (0.62%) FTP
4 3 (0.46%) BIG-IP
4 3 (0.46%) Internet
4 3 (0.46%) Intranet
5 2 (0.31%) DNS
5 2 (0.31%) HTTP
5 2 (0.31%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) VLAN
6 1 (0.15%) VPN
6 1 (0.15%) WAN
6 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (68.01%) SQL Server
2 253 (39.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 233 (36.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 167 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 139 (21.48%) Data Warehouse
6 92 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (11.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 49 (7.57%) Power BI
9 47 (7.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 37 (5.72%) Relational Database
11 35 (5.41%) QlikView
12 33 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
13 26 (4.02%) Oracle Database
14 24 (3.71%) OLAP
15 23 (3.55%) Big Data
16 21 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (2.94%) NoSQL
18 18 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
19 16 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
20 15 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 81 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (11.28%) Visual Studio
3 46 (7.11%) Git (software)
4 42 (6.49%) NUnit
5 31 (4.79%) TeamCity
6 21 (3.25%) JIRA
7 18 (2.78%) Moq
8 17 (2.63%) MSTest
9 13 (2.01%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (1.55%) MSBuild
11 10 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (1.55%) Subversion
12 7 (1.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (0.93%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (0.77%) Maven
14 5 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.62%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.62%) WiX
General
1 192 (29.68%) Finance
2 93 (14.37%) Banking
3 43 (6.65%) Front Office
4 28 (4.33%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.17%) Back Office
6 24 (3.71%) Retail
7 16 (2.47%) Legal
8 12 (1.85%) Marketing
9 11 (1.70%) Advertising
10 7 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.93%) Games
11 6 (0.93%) Law
12 5 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.77%) Private Banking
12 5 (0.77%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.62%) Publishing
14 3 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.46%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.46%) Local Government
14 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 424 (65.53%) Developer
2 161 (24.88%) SQL Developer
3 101 (15.61%) .NET Developer
4 93 (14.37%) Analyst
5 86 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 65 (10.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 51 (7.88%) Senior Developer
8 48 (7.42%) DBA
9 47 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (5.87%) SSIS Developer
11 30 (4.64%) Data Analyst
11 30 (4.64%) SQL Analyst
11 30 (4.64%) SQL BI Developer
11 30 (4.64%) SQL DBA
11 30 (4.64%) T-SQL Developer
12 29 (4.48%) ETL Developer
13 28 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (4.33%) SQL Server Developer
14 27 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
15 26 (4.02%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (38.49%) .NET
2 118 (18.24%) ASP.NET
3 87 (13.45%) HTML
4 79 (12.21%) AngularJS
5 72 (11.13%) CSS
6 69 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (10.20%) jQuery
8 64 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (8.96%) .NET Framework
10 57 (8.81%) Web Services
11 56 (8.66%) WCF
12 51 (7.88%) XML
13 42 (6.49%) MDX
14 35 (5.41%) Ajax
15 32 (4.95%) HTML5
16 28 (4.33%) Entity Framework
16 28 (4.33%) JSON
17 25 (3.86%) WinForms
18 24 (3.71%) RESTful
19 22 (3.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.87%) Fixed Income
2 38 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (3.86%) Data Structures
4 23 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.16%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.01%) Equities
9 13 (2.01%) Replication
10 10 (1.55%) Fintech
11 9 (1.39%) Clustering
11 9 (1.39%) Derivative
11 9 (1.39%) NHS
12 7 (1.08%) Market Risk
13 6 (0.93%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.46%) New Media
14 3 (0.46%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.54%) Windows
2 66 (10.20%) Linux
3 28 (4.33%) Windows Server
4 24 (3.71%) Unix
5 20 (3.09%) Solaris
6 15 (2.32%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.15%) Android
11 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (24.11%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (19.01%) ETL
4 121 (18.70%) MVC
5 83 (12.83%) TDD
6 72 (11.13%) Data Modelling
7 64 (9.89%) SDLC
8 63 (9.74%) Migration
9 54 (8.35%) OO
10 51 (7.88%) Scrum
11 48 (7.42%) Unit Testing
12 46 (7.11%) Performance Tuning
13 44 (6.80%) Data Migration
14 39 (6.03%) Analytics
15 38 (5.87%) Web Development
16 36 (5.56%) ITIL
17 33 (5.10%) Data Analysis
17 33 (5.10%) Software Engineering
18 31 (4.79%) CRM
18 31 (4.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 591 (91.34%) SQL
2 241 (37.25%) C#
3 106 (16.38%) JavaScript
4 82 (12.67%) PowerShell
5 49 (7.57%) PL/SQL
6 40 (6.18%) VB.NET
7 32 (4.95%) Java
7 32 (4.95%) VBA
8 27 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 26 (4.02%) Python
9 26 (4.02%) VB
10 20 (3.09%) Korn
10 20 (3.09%) VBScript
11 19 (2.94%) Perl
12 18 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 17 (2.63%) TypeScript
13 17 (2.63%) VB6
14 12 (1.85%) C++
15 10 (1.55%) R
16 9 (1.39%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 39 (6.03%) Degree
2 14 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.24%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.77%) MCITP
8 5 (0.77%) MCTS
9 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.31%) ISEB
10 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.15%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 18 (2.78%) QA
3 8 (1.24%) MiFID
4 7 (1.08%) EMIR
5 5 (0.77%) SLA
6 4 (0.62%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.32%) Docker
2 6 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.46%) HDFS
4 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (2.16%) Control-M
2 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (0.77%) Nagios
4 2 (0.31%) Opsview
4 2 (0.31%) SCCM
4 2 (0.31%) SCOM
4 2 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.15%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 198 (30.60%) Microsoft
2 65 (10.05%) Oracle
3 37 (5.72%) Sybase
4 27 (4.17%) SAP
5 16 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.47%) Tableau
6 9 (1.39%) Cognos
7 8 (1.24%) Typemock
8 6 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (0.93%) RedGate
8 6 (0.93%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.93%) Splunk
8 6 (0.93%) Talend
9 5 (0.77%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.62%) Apigee
10 4 (0.62%) Google
10 4 (0.62%) IBM
10 4 (0.62%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.62%) Reuters
10 4 (0.62%) Teradata
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £650 - £700 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day 3 Months Rolling
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + Long term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Avance Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago