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 30 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 131 130
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 327 429 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 1.90% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.60% 4.47% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 333 309
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £17.01 £45.00 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.21% +123.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -  

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 9071 9603 8953
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.03% 42.56% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6747 7235 6478
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 51 45
Median hourly rate £44.25 £32.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.15% +18.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.25 £54.50
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 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -7 67 £425 - 41
Kingston Upon Thames +4 10 £375 -3.84% 3
Docklands, London - 2 £380 -
Greenwich - 2 £425 -
Chiswick 0 1 £250 -33.33%
Canary Wharf -2 1 £505 +21.68%
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 643 (93.46%) SQL
2 487 (70.78%) SQL Server
3 303 (44.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 262 (38.08%) C#
5 254 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 252 (36.63%) .NET
7 219 (31.83%) Finance
8 210 (30.52%) Microsoft
9 198 (28.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 184 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
11 179 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
12 174 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
13 136 (19.77%) ETL
14 123 (17.88%) MS Excel
15 121 (17.59%) Banking
16 100 (14.53%) ASP.NET
17 99 (14.39%) Windows
18 98 (14.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 93 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
20 91 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
21 89 (12.94%) MVC
22 83 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
23 80 (11.63%) JavaScript
24 77 (11.19%) PowerShell
25 75 (10.90%) Oracle
26 72 (10.47%) Data Modelling
27 70 (10.17%) .NET Framework
28 65 (9.45%) Linux
29 64 (9.30%) HTML
29 64 (9.30%) TDD

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 57 (8.28%) IIS
2 27 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.76%) Confluence
4 17 (2.47%) Apache Pig
5 13 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.58%) CMS
6 4 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.58%) SAS
6 4 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.29%) Apache
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.29%) JBoss
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.15%) GeoServer
Applications
1 123 (17.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.03%) MS Office
3 8 (1.16%) MS Project
3 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.44%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.29%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.73%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.29%) Relativity
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 83 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.03%) GitHub
3 12 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.31%) IaaS
4 9 (1.31%) PaaS
5 7 (1.02%) Data Lake Analytics
6 4 (0.58%) Office 365
7 3 (0.44%) SaaS
8 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.29%) Yammer
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.49%) Firewall
2 6 (0.87%) Intranet
3 5 (0.73%) FTP
4 4 (0.58%) HTTP
5 3 (0.44%) SAN
5 3 (0.44%) VLAN
5 3 (0.44%) VPN
6 2 (0.29%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.29%) DNS
6 2 (0.29%) Internet
6 2 (0.29%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.29%) LAN
6 2 (0.29%) LDAP
6 2 (0.29%) Skype
6 2 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (70.78%) SQL Server
2 303 (44.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 254 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 198 (28.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 179 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
6 98 (14.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 93 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 62 (9.01%) QlikView
9 55 (7.99%) Power BI
10 50 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 37 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 36 (5.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 35 (5.09%) Big Data
14 30 (4.36%) Oracle Database
14 30 (4.36%) Relational Database
15 28 (4.07%) OLAP
16 23 (3.34%) NoSQL
17 22 (3.20%) Hadoop
18 20 (2.91%) Sybase ASE
19 19 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 64 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (7.70%) Visual Studio
3 41 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 37 (5.38%) NUnit
5 34 (4.94%) Subversion
6 29 (4.22%) JIRA
7 23 (3.34%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.20%) MSTest
9 14 (2.03%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.89%) Moq
11 11 (1.60%) MSBuild
12 8 (1.16%) Selenium
12 8 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.87%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.58%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.58%) ClearQuest
14 4 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.44%) IntelliJ
15 3 (0.44%) JUnit
General
1 219 (31.83%) Finance
2 121 (17.59%) Banking
3 51 (7.41%) Front Office
4 46 (6.69%) Retail
5 42 (6.10%) Back Office
6 19 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.47%) Retail Banking
8 14 (2.03%) Corporate Banking
9 13 (1.89%) Advertising
9 13 (1.89%) Legal
10 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.31%) Games
11 7 (1.02%) Marketing
12 5 (0.73%) Law
12 5 (0.73%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.58%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.44%) Publishing
15 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 438 (63.66%) Developer
2 201 (29.22%) SQL Developer
3 120 (17.44%) Analyst
4 95 (13.81%) C# Developer
5 84 (12.21%) .NET Developer
6 70 (10.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 60 (8.72%) DBA
8 52 (7.56%) SQL Server Developer
9 49 (7.12%) Senior Developer
10 46 (6.69%) SQL Analyst
11 42 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
12 39 (5.67%) SQL DBA
12 39 (5.67%) T-SQL Developer
13 36 (5.23%) SSIS Developer
14 32 (4.65%) SQL BI Developer
15 29 (4.22%) Architect
15 29 (4.22%) ETL Developer
16 28 (4.07%) Analyst Developer
17 27 (3.92%) Business Developer
17 27 (3.92%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (36.63%) .NET
2 100 (14.53%) ASP.NET
3 70 (10.17%) .NET Framework
4 64 (9.30%) HTML
5 55 (7.99%) WCF
6 48 (6.98%) CSS
7 46 (6.69%) AngularJS
7 46 (6.69%) jQuery
8 44 (6.40%) MDX
9 42 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (5.67%) Web Services
10 39 (5.67%) WPF
11 38 (5.52%) XML
12 36 (5.23%) Entity Framework
13 34 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (4.80%) RESTful
15 25 (3.63%) Ajax
16 23 (3.34%) HTML5
17 21 (3.05%) REST
18 20 (2.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.63%) Fixed Income
4 20 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.62%) Hedge funds
6 15 (2.18%) Derivative
7 14 (2.03%) Data Structures
7 14 (2.03%) Replication
8 12 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.60%) NHS
10 9 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.16%) Fintech
12 6 (0.87%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.73%) Equities
14 4 (0.58%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.44%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (14.39%) Windows
2 65 (9.45%) Linux
3 19 (2.76%) Unix
3 19 (2.76%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.18%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.03%) Solaris
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) Android
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
2 174 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (19.77%) ETL
4 89 (12.94%) MVC
5 72 (10.47%) Data Modelling
6 64 (9.30%) TDD
7 63 (9.16%) Migration
8 62 (9.01%) Analytics
9 54 (7.85%) Performance Tuning
10 52 (7.56%) Data Analysis
10 52 (7.56%) OO
10 52 (7.56%) SDLC
11 48 (6.98%) Scrum
12 38 (5.52%) DevOps
13 34 (4.94%) Data Migration
13 34 (4.94%) Investment Management
14 33 (4.80%) Unit Testing
15 30 (4.36%) Asset Management
16 27 (3.92%) Software Engineering
16 27 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 643 (93.46%) SQL
2 262 (38.08%) C#
3 80 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 77 (11.19%) PowerShell
5 47 (6.83%) PL/SQL
6 34 (4.94%) Java
6 34 (4.94%) VBA
7 33 (4.80%) VB.NET
8 30 (4.36%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.49%) VB
10 23 (3.34%) Python
11 22 (3.20%) VBScript
12 19 (2.76%) Perl
13 14 (2.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 14 (2.03%) Korn
13 14 (2.03%) Scala
14 12 (1.74%) R
15 9 (1.31%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.31%) VB6
16 8 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (7.41%) Degree
2 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.44%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.29%) CFA
4 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.29%) MCITP
4 2 (0.29%) MCTS
5 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) ISEB
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.51%) QA
2 26 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.87%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.73%) Basel III
4 5 (0.73%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.29%) PMO
6 2 (0.29%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.31%) Docker
4 3 (0.44%) HDFS
5 2 (0.29%) Cronacle
5 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (2.33%) Control-M
2 15 (2.18%) SCOM
3 11 (1.60%) Nagios
4 7 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.58%) Ansible
5 4 (0.58%) Puppet
6 1 (0.15%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 210 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 75 (10.90%) Oracle
3 44 (6.40%) Sybase
4 34 (4.94%) Tableau
5 32 (4.65%) SAP
6 14 (2.03%) Cloudera
6 14 (2.03%) Hortonworks
6 14 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.60%) Teradata
8 10 (1.45%) RedGate
9 9 (1.31%) Cognos
9 9 (1.31%) Greenplum
9 9 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.31%) Netezza
9 9 (1.31%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.31%) Vertica
10 7 (1.02%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.73%) Workday
12 4 (0.58%) Apigee
12 4 (0.58%) Typemock
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £370 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Flexible Work
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Flexi Working (Some WFH)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £454.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: Salary: £34,476 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago