The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 April 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 51 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.36% 1.22% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 2.88% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Median daily rate £425 £438 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +31.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £400 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +15.38% +49.42%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 301 243 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 51.10% 42.41% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 196 171
Median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -56.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Oxfordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Oxfordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Oxfordshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Oxford -4 4 £450 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £273 -
T-SQL
South East

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

1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (50.00%) ETL
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (42.86%) Finance
7 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (35.71%) FTP
9 9 (32.14%) Dell
9 9 (32.14%) RESTful
9 9 (32.14%) Boomi
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (28.57%) C#
10 8 (28.57%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (21.43%) Java
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 6 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (17.86%) Analytics
13 5 (17.86%) Front Office
13 5 (17.86%) OOP
13 5 (17.86%) OO
14 4 (14.29%) Migration
14 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
14 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
15 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (10.71%) SQL Optimisation
15 3 (10.71%) Replication
15 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Boomi
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.57%) Big Data
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (3.57%) Power BI
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Front Office
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) ETL Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Database Developer
4 6 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL Developer
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) DBA
6 4 (14.29%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) RESTful
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) DHTML
5 1 (3.57%) EDI
5 1 (3.57%) EDIFACT
5 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XHTML
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (17.86%) Analytics
3 5 (17.86%) OO
3 5 (17.86%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
7 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Dell
2 7 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) SAP