The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 24 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 Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 47 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.44% 1.81% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 4.12% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
Median daily rate £349 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £395 £354
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 £21.75
% change year-on-year +54.35% +11.70%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 120 194 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 36.59% 43.79% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 156 69
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.50%  
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 Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Sheffield

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
4 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 10 (62.50%) C#
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (50.00%) VBA
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (50.00%) jQuery
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (31.25%) ETL
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (18.75%) Replication
9 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) Big Data
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Big Data
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
5 3 (18.75%) DBA
5 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) VBA
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle