Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 173 186
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 -14
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 198 201 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 1.32% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 3.94% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 145 151
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £524 £500 £456
England median daily rate £410 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +4.13% +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £29.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +46.50% -22.64%
10th Percentile £51.00 £40.50 £18.68
90th Percentile £59.80 £43.75 £38.34
England median hourly rate £35.00 £17.01 £35.00
% change year-on-year +105.82% -51.41% +5.26%

T-SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,030 5,106 6,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.22% 33.50% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,689 3,099 3,951
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £520
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 183 263
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19.75 £15.00 £14.79
90th Percentile £51.88 £53.50 £54.55
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing T-SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -35 79 £388 -3.13% 41
Surrey -20 42 £425 +13.33% 18
Berkshire -26 39 £400 - 21
Hampshire +8 31 £400 - 25
Oxfordshire -18 26 £400 -11.11% 12
Kent 0 23 £350 -9.09% 11
Buckinghamshire -22 14 £375 +20.48% 8
East Sussex -4 11 £343 -14.38% 5
West Sussex -23 7 £305 -23.75% 7
Middlesex +2 2 £400 +14.29%
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 181 (91.41%) SQL
2 137 (69.19%) SQL Server
3 103 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (36.36%) .NET
4 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 71 (35.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (34.34%) C#
7 55 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 50 (25.25%) Web Services
9 43 (21.72%) ETL
9 43 (21.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
11 40 (20.20%) CSS
12 39 (19.70%) Scrum
13 38 (19.19%) Migration
14 37 (18.69%) HTML
15 36 (18.18%) SOAP
15 36 (18.18%) MVC
16 35 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (16.16%) Finance
17 32 (16.16%) ASP.NET
18 31 (15.66%) jQuery
19 27 (13.64%) .NET Framework
19 27 (13.64%) TDD
19 27 (13.64%) Java
19 27 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (13.13%) AngularJS
20 26 (13.13%) User Stories
21 25 (12.63%) REST

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 11 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.04%) IIS
3 7 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.54%) SAS
4 3 (1.52%) Drupal
4 3 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.01%) Apache
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) nginx
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) uWSGI
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Markit EDM
2 8 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (3.54%) SAP APO
3 7 (3.54%) SAP MM
4 5 (2.53%) SAP MDM
5 3 (1.52%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (1.52%) Elite 3E
6 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.04%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (4.04%) Boomi
3 8 (4.04%) npm
4 5 (2.53%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (2.53%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.53%) Serverless
4 5 (2.53%) Yarn
5 4 (2.02%) IaaS
5 4 (2.02%) PaaS
6 3 (1.52%) Office 365
7 2 (1.01%) GitHub
7 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.04%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) SAN
2 1 (0.51%) SMTP
2 1 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (69.19%) SQL Server
2 71 (35.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (21.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.59%) OLAP
8 16 (8.08%) MySQL
9 15 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (6.57%) Power BI
10 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
11 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (3.54%) OLAP Cube
13 7 (3.54%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (3.54%) RDBMS
14 6 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 35 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 16 (8.08%) Selenium
5 14 (7.07%) NUnit
6 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (4.04%) Bower
7 8 (4.04%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.03%) LSMW
8 6 (3.03%) NuGet
9 5 (2.53%) MorphX
10 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.02%) PyCharm
10 4 (2.02%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (2.02%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.52%) Grunt
11 3 (1.52%) gulp
11 3 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 32 (16.16%) Finance
2 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.53%) Billing
4 4 (2.02%) Advertising
5 3 (1.52%) Legal
5 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Publishing
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Front Office
6 2 (1.01%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 148 (74.75%) Developer
2 55 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 41 (20.71%) .NET Developer
4 21 (10.61%) T-SQL Developer
5 20 (10.10%) C# Developer
5 20 (10.10%) Software Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 18 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
7 17 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (8.08%) Analyst
8 16 (8.08%) SQL Database Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (5.05%) QA Engineer
12 9 (4.55%) ETL Developer
13 8 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Data Analyst
13 8 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.36%) .NET
2 50 (25.25%) Web Services
3 40 (20.20%) CSS
4 37 (18.69%) HTML
5 36 (18.18%) SOAP
6 32 (16.16%) ASP.NET
7 31 (15.66%) jQuery
8 27 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 26 (13.13%) AngularJS
10 25 (12.63%) REST
11 23 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (11.62%) Entity Framework
12 22 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (10.61%) XML
14 15 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (6.57%) RESTful
15 13 (6.57%) WCF
16 12 (6.06%) .NET Core
16 12 (6.06%) JSON
17 10 (5.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.08%) Derivative
3 12 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 11 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.03%) AS400
5 6 (3.03%) Clustering
5 6 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.02%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) PMI
8 2 (1.01%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.12%) Windows
2 23 (11.62%) Unix
3 22 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.51%) Debian
4 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.72%) ETL
3 39 (19.70%) Scrum
4 38 (19.19%) Migration
5 36 (18.18%) MVC
6 35 (17.68%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (13.64%) TDD
8 26 (13.13%) User Stories
9 22 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 21 (10.61%) SDLC
11 19 (9.60%) Data Management
11 19 (9.60%) Data Migration
12 18 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 17 (8.59%) Analytics
13 17 (8.59%) BDD
14 16 (8.08%) Manual Testing
15 15 (7.58%) High Availability
16 14 (7.07%) Statistics
16 14 (7.07%) Unit Testing
17 13 (6.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 181 (91.41%) SQL
2 68 (34.34%) C#
3 55 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.64%) Java
5 17 (8.59%) C
6 13 (6.57%) Python
7 6 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (3.03%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.53%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (2.53%) PHP
8 5 (2.53%) XPath
9 4 (2.02%) C++
9 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.02%) X++
10 3 (1.52%) ABAP
11 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.01%) VB
11 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.08%) Degree
2 11 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.02%) ISEB
7 3 (1.52%) MCSE
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.01%) MCSA
8 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) Data Quality
1 13 (6.57%) QA
2 9 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.54%) GxP
4 2 (1.01%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) GAMP
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.51%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.54%) Docker
2 4 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.06%) Oracle
3 8 (4.04%) Dell
3 8 (4.04%) SAP
4 6 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.03%) Tableau
5 4 (2.02%) Twitter
5 4 (2.02%) VMware
6 2 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.01%) Workday
7 1 (0.51%) Epicor
7 1 (0.51%) IBM
7 1 (0.51%) Xamarin