Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 75 115
Rank change year-on-year -25 +40 -45
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 52 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.66% 2.16% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 5.17% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 35
Manchester median daily rate £348 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £268 £243 £278
90th Percentile £438 £488 £439
North West median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £27.50
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +103.70% +8.00% -4.76%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,421 1,181 1,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.34% 41.76% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 818 951
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £258
90th Percentile £556 £525 £519
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 28
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -21.13%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £14.09
90th Percentile £42.75 £48.75 £44.13
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -11.39% +38.60% -22.97%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Manchester

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Manchester

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Manchester

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Manchester

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Wigan - 2 £290 - 6
Bolton 0 1 £308 +23.00% 3
T-SQL
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (36.54%) .NET
5 19 (36.54%) C#
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (21.15%) ETL
7 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (19.23%) MVC
8 10 (19.23%) Web Services
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (13.46%) VB
11 7 (13.46%) IIS
11 7 (13.46%) Middleware
11 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
12 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.54%) Finance
12 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.54%) Power BI
12 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (9.62%) Entity Framework
13 5 (9.62%) REST
13 5 (9.62%) Oracle
13 5 (9.62%) OO

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (13.46%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.54%) Power BI
7 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.77%) MySQL
8 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (3.85%) OLAP
9 2 (3.85%) OLTP
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.92%) Big Data
10 1 (1.92%) Riak
10 1 (1.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.77%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (7.69%) DBA
6 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) ASP Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.85%) Release Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.85%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.46%) Middleware
5 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.62%) CSS
6 5 (9.62%) Entity Framework
6 5 (9.62%) HTML
6 5 (9.62%) REST
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.77%) HTML5
8 3 (5.77%) MDX
8 3 (5.77%) RESTful
8 3 (5.77%) SOAP
8 3 (5.77%) WinForms
8 3 (5.77%) XML
9 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) ETL
2 10 (19.23%) MVC
3 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Modular Programming
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) VB
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
5 3 (5.77%) PHP 7
6 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.85%) Erlang
6 2 (3.85%) F#
6 2 (3.85%) Go
6 2 (3.85%) Haskell
6 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.85%) VBA
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) BMC
3 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.77%) Zend
5 1 (1.92%) Databricks
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Vertica