The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 128 110
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 99 159 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.30% 1.80% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 5.16% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 124 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £20.59
% change year-on-year +29.31% +40.82%  

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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2674 3083 3233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.01% 34.99% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 1914 2015
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 119 86
Median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.66 £12.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in the South East

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in the South East

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in the South East

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Surrey +5 25 £375 -3.22% 16
East Sussex +20 21 £345 - 2
Hampshire -18 18 £363 +8.20% 19
Berkshire +13 16 £405 -7.42% 9
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £313 -13.79% 7
Kent -4 5 £350 -6.66% 3
Middlesex +12 2 £325 -5.10% 1
West Sussex +11 2 £400 +9.58% 3
Oxfordshire -39 2 £400 +6.66% 6
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 179 (90.40%) SQL
2 144 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 87 (43.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (40.91%) .NET
5 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 74 (37.37%) C#
8 66 (33.33%) Web Services
9 50 (25.25%) JavaScript
10 46 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (19.70%) ETL
13 39 (19.70%) .NET Framework
14 37 (18.69%) ASP.NET
14 37 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 36 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
16 35 (17.68%) HTML
17 34 (17.17%) CSS
17 34 (17.17%) MVC
18 32 (16.16%) Windows
18 32 (16.16%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (15.15%) REST
20 29 (14.65%) ASP.NET Web API
21 28 (14.14%) Finance
22 27 (13.64%) TDD
22 27 (13.64%) Entity Framework
23 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2014
23 26 (13.13%) WCF
24 25 (12.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (9.60%) IIS
2 18 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.07%) NServiceBus
4 8 (4.04%) CMS
5 6 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.02%) Anypoint
7 4 (2.02%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.01%) SAS
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.01%) SPSS
4 2 (1.01%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.01%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.06%) SaaS
3 7 (3.54%) IaaS
3 7 (3.54%) PaaS
4 5 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.53%) Boomi
5 3 (1.52%) GitHub
6 2 (1.01%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) FTP
2 2 (1.01%) DNS
2 2 (1.01%) Firewall
2 2 (1.01%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 87 (43.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (12.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (10.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 15 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (7.07%) Relational Database
13 12 (6.06%) MySQL
14 8 (4.04%) Power BI
15 7 (3.54%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (3.03%) Lumira
17 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database
17 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
18 4 (2.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 37 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.10%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.07%) JSUnit
5 13 (6.57%) Selenium
6 10 (5.05%) Subversion
7 9 (4.55%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.03%) GoCD
8 6 (3.03%) Moq
8 6 (3.03%) MSTest
8 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.53%) MSBuild
9 5 (2.53%) PostCSS
9 5 (2.53%) webpack
10 4 (2.02%) NuGet
10 4 (2.02%) NUnit
10 4 (2.02%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.01%) WiX
General
1 28 (14.14%) Finance
2 8 (4.04%) Advertising
2 8 (4.04%) Marketing
2 8 (4.04%) Publishing
2 8 (4.04%) Retail
3 6 (3.03%) Back Office
4 2 (1.01%) Banking
4 2 (1.01%) Front Office
4 2 (1.01%) Legal
4 2 (1.01%) Local Government
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (72.73%) Developer
2 48 (24.24%) .NET Developer
3 46 (23.23%) SQL Developer
4 34 (17.17%) C# Developer
5 28 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (11.62%) SSIS Developer
7 21 (10.61%) Database Developer
8 18 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
9 17 (8.59%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (7.07%) DBA
11 14 (7.07%) SQL DBA
12 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Developer
13 12 (6.06%) Consultant
13 12 (6.06%) ETL Developer
14 11 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
14 11 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
15 10 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
16 9 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.91%) .NET
2 66 (33.33%) Web Services
3 39 (19.70%) .NET Framework
4 37 (18.69%) ASP.NET
5 35 (17.68%) HTML
6 34 (17.17%) CSS
7 30 (15.15%) REST
8 29 (14.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 26 (13.13%) WCF
11 25 (12.63%) SOAP
12 24 (12.12%) AngularJS
12 24 (12.12%) XML
13 20 (10.10%) HTML5
14 18 (9.09%) jQuery
15 15 (7.58%) RESTful
16 14 (7.07%) Ajax
17 13 (6.57%) MSMQ
18 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.55%) User Experience
3 8 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.54%) Derivative
4 7 (3.54%) Replication
5 5 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.02%) Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.01%) iPad
7 2 (1.01%) iPhone
7 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.01%) PMI
8 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.16%) Windows
2 11 (5.56%) Unix
3 9 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.04%) Linux
5 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.01%) Android
6 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.01%) MVS
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (19.70%) ETL
4 34 (17.17%) MVC
5 27 (13.64%) TDD
6 23 (11.62%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (11.62%) Unit Testing
7 20 (10.10%) Migration
8 18 (9.09%) Scrum
9 17 (8.59%) Analytics
10 15 (7.58%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.07%) SOA
12 13 (6.57%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (6.57%) OO
12 13 (6.57%) SDLC
13 12 (6.06%) DevOps
14 11 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.56%) SOLID
14 11 (5.56%) Visualisation
15 10 (5.05%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 179 (90.40%) SQL
2 74 (37.37%) C#
3 50 (25.25%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 21 (10.61%) Java
6 17 (8.59%) PowerShell
7 15 (7.58%) TypeScript
8 14 (7.07%) VB
9 11 (5.56%) C
10 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.53%) ES6
12 4 (2.02%) F#
12 4 (2.02%) R
13 3 (1.52%) C++
13 3 (1.52%) ECMAScript
13 3 (1.52%) UniBasic
13 3 (1.52%) VBScript
14 2 (1.01%) PHP
14 2 (1.01%) Python
14 2 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (4.04%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.02%) ISEB
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) QA
2 4 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.53%) Puppet
2 2 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.01%) Oozie
Vendors
1 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.59%) Tableau
3 15 (7.58%) Oracle
4 5 (2.53%) Dell
4 5 (2.53%) SAP
5 4 (2.02%) AppDynamics
5 4 (2.02%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.02%) HP
5 4 (2.02%) IBM
5 4 (2.02%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.02%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.52%) Redback
6 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.01%) Adobe
7 2 (1.01%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.01%) Google
7 2 (1.01%) Splunk
7 2 (1.01%) Telerik
7 2 (1.01%) VMware
Ventnor, Isle of Wight
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Good rates and Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Posted: 16 days ago