The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 59 53
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 1 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 2.24% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 7.93% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 14
Median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +30.76%  
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 £24.30 £21.00
% change year-on-year +54.35% +15.69%  

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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 180 290 332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 26.87% 28.18% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 190 222
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.50 £9.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +461.11% -76.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Reading

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Reading

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

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) ETL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (30.00%) OLTP
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) C#
7 3 (30.00%) OLAP
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (30.00%) Database Security
7 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (20.00%) Complex ETL
8 2 (20.00%) MSTest
8 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (20.00%) WCF
8 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (20.00%) SOA
9 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (10.00%) Legal

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) OLTP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Officer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Database Security
4 2 (20.00%) Complex ETL
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft