The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 26 33 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.02% 0.42% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.15% 0.98% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £32.50 £30.60
% change year-on-year -36.15% +6.22%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 153 102 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 54.84% 43.04% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 85 115
Median daily rate £405 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Median hourly rate £54.50 £11.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +395.45% -50.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Oxford

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Oxford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Oxford

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Oxford

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) ETL
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) FTP
5 10 (43.48%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (39.13%) Dell
6 9 (39.13%) Boomi
6 9 (39.13%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (26.09%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Front Office
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) OOP
8 5 (21.74%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Analytics
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (13.04%) Replication
10 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Optimisation

T-SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Markit EDM
1 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (4.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) Power BI
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) ETL Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Database Developer
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SQL DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 4 (17.39%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (8.70%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) EDI
3 1 (4.35%) EDIFACT
3 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) WinForms
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ETL
2 6 (26.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Dell
2 6 (26.09%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle