Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 197 159
Rank change year-on-year +15 -38 -27
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 663 680 679
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 1.46% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 3.05% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 583 504
London median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £360 £318 £313
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
London median hourly rate - £39.29 £17.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +123.72% -60.97%
England median hourly rate £24.75 £36.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -31.72% +119.70% -55.41%

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 20,812 22,318 18,362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.64% 47.99% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,759 17,121 13,680
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £355 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £480 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +1.11% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 196 113
London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.29 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.01% -21.58% +73.08%
10th Percentile £18.79 £17.75 £17.61
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £65.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 March 2019.

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 6 months to 19 March 2019. 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 -24 136 £458 +1.67% 58
South London +1 29 £500 +36.99% 6
West London +4 19 £475 +26.67% 24
East London -41 3 £510 +7.37% 11
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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.

1 633 (95.48%) SQL
2 441 (66.52%) SQL Server
3 276 (41.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 267 (40.27%) C#
5 250 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
6 249 (37.56%) Business Intelligence
7 233 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
8 229 (34.54%) Finance
9 227 (34.24%) Microsoft
10 210 (31.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 206 (31.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 186 (28.05%) .NET
13 166 (25.04%) ETL
14 164 (24.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 153 (23.08%) Power BI
16 110 (16.59%) Analytics
17 104 (15.69%) JavaScript
18 100 (15.08%) Oracle
19 95 (14.33%) Microsoft Excel
20 91 (13.73%) PL/SQL
21 90 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
22 88 (13.27%) CSS
22 88 (13.27%) Data Modelling
23 86 (12.97%) Banking
24 82 (12.37%) MVC
25 70 (10.56%) Performance Tuning
26 67 (10.11%) Test Automation
27 66 (9.95%) Scrum
28 65 (9.80%) SQL Server 2014
29 63 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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 46 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.22%) IIS
3 12 (1.81%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.90%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.60%) SAS
6 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.45%) Jetty
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.30%) CMS
8 2 (0.30%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.15%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 95 (14.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.60%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.60%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.15%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.15%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 210 (31.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (9.05%) Azure Data Factory
3 31 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.51%) Office 365
6 7 (1.06%) Azure Functions
6 7 (1.06%) GitHub
6 7 (1.06%) SaaS
6 7 (1.06%) Serverless
7 6 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.75%) NuGet
9 4 (0.60%) Data Lake Analytics
9 4 (0.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 3 (0.45%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.45%) PaaS
11 2 (0.30%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.15%) IaaS
12 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.51%) FTP
2 3 (0.45%) Firewall
2 3 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.30%) Extranet
4 1 (0.15%) DHCP
4 1 (0.15%) DMZ
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
4 1 (0.15%) Internet
4 1 (0.15%) Intranet
4 1 (0.15%) LAN
4 1 (0.15%) SAN
4 1 (0.15%) SSH
4 1 (0.15%) VPN
4 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 441 (66.52%) SQL Server
2 276 (41.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 233 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
4 206 (31.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 164 (24.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 153 (23.08%) Power BI
7 65 (9.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 63 (9.50%) Big Data
9 58 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 55 (8.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 38 (5.73%) Oracle Database
12 31 (4.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 31 (4.68%) Star Schema
13 30 (4.52%) OLAP
14 27 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
15 26 (3.92%) Data Lake
16 24 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
17 23 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
18 21 (3.17%) MS Access
18 21 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 56 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 39 (5.88%) Subversion
5 37 (5.58%) JIRA
6 31 (4.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 24 (3.62%) Selenium
8 22 (3.32%) SpecFlow
8 22 (3.32%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (2.41%) NUnit
10 14 (2.11%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 13 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.36%) ERwin
12 9 (1.36%) git-flow
13 8 (1.21%) Grunt
13 8 (1.21%) gulp
General
1 229 (34.54%) Finance
2 86 (12.97%) Banking
3 36 (5.43%) Investment Banking
4 35 (5.28%) Retail
5 20 (3.02%) Front Office
6 18 (2.71%) Back Office
7 13 (1.96%) Legal
8 11 (1.66%) Marketing
9 10 (1.51%) Law
10 6 (0.90%) Billing
10 6 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.75%) Electronics
11 5 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.60%) Advertising
12 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 453 (68.33%) Developer
2 164 (24.74%) SQL Developer
3 122 (18.40%) C# Developer
4 95 (14.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 71 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 50 (7.54%) Analyst
7 43 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (6.33%) Data Engineer
9 35 (5.28%) Senior Developer
10 30 (4.52%) SQL BI Developer
10 30 (4.52%) SSIS Developer
11 29 (4.37%) T-SQL Developer
12 27 (4.07%) Azure Engineer
12 27 (4.07%) SQL Server Developer
13 24 (3.62%) Architect
14 23 (3.47%) DBA
15 22 (3.32%) SQL DBA
16 21 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
17 19 (2.87%) Administrator
18 18 (2.71%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (28.05%) .NET
2 88 (13.27%) CSS
3 63 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 61 (9.20%) AngularJS
4 61 (9.20%) jQuery
5 58 (8.75%) .NET Framework
6 55 (8.30%) ASP.NET
6 55 (8.30%) Entity Framework
7 51 (7.69%) React
7 51 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 47 (7.09%) HTML
9 46 (6.94%) Web Services
10 41 (6.18%) WPF
11 40 (6.03%) XML
12 34 (5.13%) WCF
13 31 (4.68%) MDX
14 29 (4.37%) WinForms
15 26 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (3.47%) RESTful
17 21 (3.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (4.22%) Fintech
4 25 (3.77%) User Experience
5 21 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.17%) Fixed Income
6 17 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.66%) Replication
9 10 (1.51%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.36%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.06%) Clustering
11 7 (1.06%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.06%) NHS
11 7 (1.06%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.90%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.90%) Reinsurance
13 5 (0.75%) Blog
14 4 (0.60%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.14%) Windows
2 29 (4.37%) Linux
3 18 (2.71%) Ubuntu
4 7 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.60%) Unix
5 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.30%) Fedora
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (37.56%) Business Intelligence
3 166 (25.04%) ETL
4 110 (16.59%) Analytics
5 88 (13.27%) Data Modelling
6 82 (12.37%) MVC
7 70 (10.56%) Performance Tuning
8 67 (10.11%) Test Automation
9 66 (9.95%) Scrum
10 59 (8.90%) Data Analysis
11 55 (8.30%) Kimball Methodology
12 52 (7.84%) Migration
13 45 (6.79%) Decision-Making
13 45 (6.79%) OO
14 44 (6.64%) Data Migration
15 41 (6.18%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (6.18%) Software Engineering
16 40 (6.03%) Dimensional Modelling
16 40 (6.03%) SDLC
17 39 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 633 (95.48%) SQL
2 267 (40.27%) C#
3 104 (15.69%) JavaScript
4 91 (13.73%) PL/SQL
5 59 (8.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 51 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 46 (6.94%) VBA
8 41 (6.18%) VB.NET
9 38 (5.73%) Python
10 29 (4.37%) Java
11 26 (3.92%) VB
12 18 (2.71%) PHP
12 18 (2.71%) VBScript
13 14 (2.11%) R
14 11 (1.66%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.21%) XPath
16 7 (1.06%) C++
17 4 (0.60%) IronPython
17 4 (0.60%) U-SQL
18 3 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (3.47%) Security Cleared
2 22 (3.32%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.17%) Degree
4 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.45%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.30%) HP APS
6 2 (0.30%) ISEB
6 2 (0.30%) MCITP
6 2 (0.30%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) ECDL
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MCAD
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) MCSA
7 1 (0.15%) MCSD
7 1 (0.15%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.58%) QA
2 20 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.21%) GDPR
4 6 (0.90%) SLA
5 2 (0.30%) IFRS
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (1.51%) Docker
1 10 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.30%) HDFS
3 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.36%) HP ALM
2 8 (1.21%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.06%) Control-M
3 7 (1.06%) SCOM
4 5 (0.75%) Ansible
4 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.75%) Puppet
5 2 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.30%) Oozie
5 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.15%) Automic
6 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 227 (34.24%) Microsoft
2 100 (15.08%) Oracle
3 35 (5.28%) Tableau
4 26 (3.92%) Citrix
5 18 (2.71%) SAP
6 15 (2.26%) Informatica
7 13 (1.96%) IBM
8 11 (1.66%) Talend
9 10 (1.51%) Google
9 10 (1.51%) Intapp
10 9 (1.36%) HP
10 9 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.21%) Aderant
11 8 (1.21%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.75%) Sybase
13 4 (0.60%) Cognos
13 4 (0.60%) iManage
13 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.60%) VMware
14 3 (0.45%) Solace