Period
to 19 July 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 19 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 78 108
Rank change year-on-year -32 +30 -37
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 46 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.43% 2.23% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 5.48% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 35
Manchester median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £245
90th Percentile £413 £480 £438
North West median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £27.50
North West median hourly rate £55.00 - £26.25

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 1,494 1,131 1,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.47% 40.60% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,035 754 796
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £519
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 18
Manchester median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.47% +40.66% +13.75%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.73
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.63 £47.65
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.38% +23.08% -7.14%

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 19 July 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 19 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
Stockport +2 1 £375 +97.37% 2
Salford +1 1 £250 - 3
T-SQL
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 40 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (76.09%) SQL
3 24 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 20 (43.48%) .NET
5 20 (43.48%) C#
6 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (17.39%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) VB
10 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
11 7 (15.22%) REST
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Windows
11 7 (15.22%) SOAP
11 7 (15.22%) ETL
11 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 6 (13.04%) Scrum
12 6 (13.04%) XML
12 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET

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 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (86.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (8.70%) Power BI
8 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
9 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (6.52%) Star Schema
10 2 (4.35%) DTS
10 2 (4.35%) OLAP
10 2 (4.35%) Riak
11 1 (2.17%) DB2
11 1 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.52%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Back Office
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) SQL Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) DBA
5 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (13.04%) SQL DBA
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.52%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) ASP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Business Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
2 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
2 8 (17.39%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) REST
3 7 (15.22%) SOAP
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) XML
5 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (8.70%) CSS
6 4 (8.70%) HTML5
6 4 (8.70%) Middleware
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) MDX
7 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) MVC
1 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.22%) ETL
3 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (13.04%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) Data Extraction
7 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (6.52%) Kanban
7 3 (6.52%) Line Management
7 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) SQL
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) VB
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) Erlang
6 2 (4.35%) F#
6 2 (4.35%) Go
6 2 (4.35%) Haskell
7 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) MCTS
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) BMC
2 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Tableau