Period
to 21 July 2018

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 6 months to 21 July 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 156 165
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9 -50
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 695 708 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.49% 1.68% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 3.55% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 540 584
London median daily rate £455 £450 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +11.94% -3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £600 £550
England median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
London median hourly rate £29.15 £17.01 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -62.21% +147.87%
England median hourly rate £29.15 £34.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -14.26% -11.11% +82.14%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22,805 19,920 19,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.05% 47.18% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,447 14,755 14,800
London median daily rate £513 £500 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +10.50% +0.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 149 88
London median hourly rate £41.46 £40.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% +46.08% +9.53%
10th Percentile £17.52 £16.94 £14.48
90th Percentile £61.75 £52.10 £54.13
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing T-SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 July 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
Central London -11 189 £450 - 82
South London -61 25 £365 +2.82% 6
East London -15 20 £478 +6.11% 11
West London -26 19 £393 +49.52% 26
North London +7 2 £525 - 4
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 London region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 665 (95.68%) SQL
2 488 (70.22%) SQL Server
3 313 (45.04%) C#
4 303 (43.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 283 (40.72%) .NET
6 245 (35.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 238 (34.24%) Microsoft
8 234 (33.67%) Business Intelligence
9 220 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
10 209 (30.07%) Finance
11 204 (29.35%) Data Warehouse
12 191 (27.48%) ETL
13 185 (26.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 141 (20.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 120 (17.27%) Power BI
16 105 (15.11%) Banking
17 93 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 92 (13.24%) Analytics
19 90 (12.95%) HTML
19 90 (12.95%) JavaScript
20 89 (12.81%) Data Modelling
21 88 (12.66%) TDD
22 86 (12.37%) Windows
23 85 (12.23%) Unit Testing
24 80 (11.51%) CSS
25 78 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
26 76 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
27 75 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
28 74 (10.65%) ASP.NET
29 71 (10.22%) Problem-Solving

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 (6.91%) NServiceBus
2 45 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.17%) IIS
4 20 (2.88%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.29%) Apache
8 5 (0.72%) CMS
8 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.58%) Confluence
9 4 (0.58%) JBoss
9 4 (0.58%) SAS
10 3 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.43%) Jetty
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 76 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.43%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.72%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.72%) Servitor
4 3 (0.43%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.29%) FastStats
5 2 (0.29%) Unica
6 1 (0.14%) Bloomberg AIM
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 185 (26.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
3 36 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.02%) Azure Data Factory
5 14 (2.01%) PaaS
6 9 (1.29%) Data Lake Analytics
6 9 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (1.29%) Serverless
7 4 (0.58%) Office 365
8 3 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.43%) GitHub
8 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.29%) IaaS
9 2 (0.29%) SaaS
10 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.14%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.43%) SSH
2 2 (0.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.29%) LAN
2 2 (0.29%) WAN
3 1 (0.14%) FTP
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (70.22%) SQL Server
2 303 (43.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 245 (35.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 204 (29.35%) Data Warehouse
5 141 (20.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 120 (17.27%) Power BI
7 78 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 48 (6.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 45 (6.47%) Relational Database
11 41 (5.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 34 (4.89%) Big Data
12 34 (4.89%) Data Lake
13 25 (3.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 25 (3.60%) Oracle Database
14 24 (3.45%) Hadoop
14 24 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 21 (3.02%) OLTP
16 19 (2.73%) MongoDB
16 19 (2.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 93 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (8.35%) Visual Studio
3 50 (7.19%) Git (software)
4 44 (6.33%) NUnit
5 29 (4.17%) JIRA
6 28 (4.03%) Subversion
7 27 (3.88%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 22 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 20 (2.88%) MSTest
10 17 (2.45%) Moq
11 16 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 14 (2.01%) Maven
12 14 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (1.73%) Selenium
14 11 (1.58%) Eclipse
14 11 (1.58%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (1.44%) git-flow
15 10 (1.44%) tSQLt
General
1 209 (30.07%) Finance
2 105 (15.11%) Banking
3 45 (6.47%) Retail
4 37 (5.32%) Legal
5 17 (2.45%) Front Office
6 16 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.30%) Law
6 16 (2.30%) Marketing
7 13 (1.87%) Back Office
8 5 (0.72%) Local Government
9 4 (0.58%) Advertising
9 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.29%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.29%) French Language
10 2 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
10 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 489 (70.36%) Developer
2 172 (24.75%) SQL Developer
3 122 (17.55%) C# Developer
4 106 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 106 (15.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 67 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (9.35%) SSIS Developer
7 55 (7.91%) Analyst
8 44 (6.33%) SSRS Developer
8 44 (6.33%) T-SQL Developer
9 40 (5.76%) Senior Developer
9 40 (5.76%) SQL BI Developer
10 36 (5.18%) Power BI Developer
11 33 (4.75%) SQL Server Developer
12 29 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (3.88%) Azure Developer
14 27 (3.88%) ETL Developer
14 27 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
15 26 (3.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (40.72%) .NET
2 90 (12.95%) HTML
3 80 (11.51%) CSS
4 74 (10.65%) ASP.NET
5 70 (10.07%) AngularJS
6 65 (9.35%) jQuery
7 62 (8.92%) Web Services
8 56 (8.06%) XML
9 53 (7.63%) .NET Framework
9 53 (7.63%) RabbitMQ
10 49 (7.05%) WCF
11 43 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (5.18%) Entity Framework
13 35 (5.04%) WPF
14 34 (4.89%) Ajax
15 29 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (3.88%) RESTful
17 25 (3.60%) HTML5
18 21 (3.02%) WinForms
19 18 (2.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.32%) Fintech
3 36 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.59%) Derivative
7 18 (2.59%) Fixed Income
8 15 (2.16%) Private Cloud
9 12 (1.73%) User Experience
10 11 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.44%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.44%) Replication
12 9 (1.29%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.29%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.15%) Reinsurance
14 7 (1.01%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.01%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 86 (12.37%) Windows
2 20 (2.88%) Linux
2 20 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.73%) Unix
4 8 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.01%) Solaris
6 5 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.58%) Android
7 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.43%) CentOS
8 3 (0.43%) Debian
8 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (33.67%) Business Intelligence
2 220 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (27.48%) ETL
4 92 (13.24%) Analytics
5 89 (12.81%) Data Modelling
6 88 (12.66%) TDD
7 85 (12.23%) Unit Testing
8 71 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
9 69 (9.93%) BDD
10 67 (9.64%) Scrum
11 61 (8.78%) SDLC
12 60 (8.63%) Multithreading
13 58 (8.35%) MVC
14 57 (8.20%) SOA
15 50 (7.19%) Test Automation
16 49 (7.05%) Visualisation
17 48 (6.91%) Data Analysis
17 48 (6.91%) E-Commerce
18 46 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
19 38 (5.47%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 665 (95.68%) SQL
2 313 (45.04%) C#
3 90 (12.95%) JavaScript
4 65 (9.35%) VB.NET
5 59 (8.49%) PL/SQL
6 43 (6.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 43 (6.19%) Java
7 38 (5.47%) PowerShell
8 37 (5.32%) VBA
9 33 (4.75%) VB
10 27 (3.88%) Python
11 26 (3.74%) TypeScript
12 18 (2.59%) R
13 17 (2.45%) C++
14 16 (2.30%) VB6
15 11 (1.58%) Scala
16 10 (1.44%) VBScript
17 9 (1.29%) U-SQL
18 8 (1.15%) XPath
19 7 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (2.73%) Degree
2 13 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.01%) MCSE
6 4 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.43%) MCP
7 3 (0.43%) MCSA
7 3 (0.43%) MCTS
7 3 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.29%) ISEB
8 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.29%) MCPD
9 1 (0.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.03%) QA
2 25 (3.60%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.58%) EMIR
3 11 (1.58%) MiFID
4 10 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.72%) GDPR
6 4 (0.58%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.29%) Basel III
8 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.29%) HDFS
3 7 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.01%) Oozie
2 5 (0.72%) Puppet
2 5 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.43%) Ansible
3 3 (0.43%) Salt
3 3 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.29%) Kibana
4 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Control-M
5 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.14%) Mesos
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 238 (34.24%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.92%) Oracle
3 24 (3.45%) Tableau
4 16 (2.30%) Informatica
5 14 (2.01%) Citrix
5 14 (2.01%) Intapp
5 14 (2.01%) Sybase
6 11 (1.58%) IBM
6 11 (1.58%) RedGate
6 11 (1.58%) SAP
7 9 (1.29%) Adobe
8 7 (1.01%) Cloudera
8 7 (1.01%) Talend
9 6 (0.86%) Cognos
9 6 (0.86%) DevExpress
9 6 (0.86%) Google
9 6 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (0.86%) VMware
10 5 (0.72%) Capita
10 5 (0.72%) Civica