The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 101 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 37 36 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.38% 1.22% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 3.22% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 65
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.59%  
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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1005 1117 1195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.50% 37.88% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 702 797
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 80 72
Median hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.79% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £25.00 £20.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.80 £55.00
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 West

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

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

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

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol +3 23 £420 +24.90% 6
Gloucestershire +10 6 £328 +0.76% 3
Wiltshire +5 3 £338 +5.46%
Devon -10 3 £323 +17.27% 3
Dorset - 1 £375 - 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 West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 81 (89.01%) SQL
2 62 (68.13%) SQL Server
3 49 (53.85%) .NET
4 48 (52.75%) C#
5 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
6 35 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
8 32 (35.16%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (31.87%) MVC
9 29 (31.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (28.57%) Finance
11 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (24.18%) Greenfield Project
13 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (23.08%) CRM
13 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 20 (21.98%) Dynamics CRM
15 19 (20.88%) Telecoms
16 18 (19.78%) Electronics
16 18 (19.78%) Manufacturing
16 18 (19.78%) Programme Management
16 18 (19.78%) SAP
16 18 (19.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 18 (19.78%) Marketing
16 18 (19.78%) Digital Marketing
17 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (18.68%) Windows
18 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2014
19 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.40%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (21.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (19.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.20%) HFM
3 2 (2.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (68.13%) SQL Server
2 35 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (31.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (18.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (6.59%) DTS
10 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
12 4 (4.40%) MS Access
12 4 (4.40%) Power BI
12 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (3.30%) Star Schema
14 2 (2.20%) Essbase
14 2 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
15 1 (1.10%) HBase
15 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (4.40%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.20%) MSTest
5 2 (2.20%) NUnit
5 2 (2.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.10%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.10%) MSI
6 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.10%) WiX
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (20.88%) Telecoms
3 18 (19.78%) Electronics
3 18 (19.78%) Manufacturing
3 18 (19.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (69.23%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) SQL Developer
3 19 (20.88%) C# Developer
4 15 (16.48%) .NET Developer
5 12 (13.19%) CRM Developer
5 12 (13.19%) DBA
6 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (12.09%) T-SQL Developer
7 10 (10.99%) SSIS Developer
7 10 (10.99%) SSRS Developer
8 9 (9.89%) SQL DBA
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Developer
9 8 (8.79%) Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (6.59%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Consultant
11 6 (6.59%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 6 (6.59%) SQL BI Developer
12 5 (5.49%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (53.85%) .NET
2 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
3 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (14.29%) CSS
4 13 (14.29%) HTML
5 11 (12.09%) .NET Framework
5 11 (12.09%) HTML5
5 11 (12.09%) WCF
5 11 (12.09%) Web Services
6 10 (10.99%) jQuery
7 9 (9.89%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.89%) XML
8 8 (8.79%) JSON
8 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (6.59%) Silverlight
10 6 (6.59%) SOAP
11 5 (5.49%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.49%) LINQ
12 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.20%) Clustering
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 1 (1.10%) Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (31.87%) MVC
3 21 (23.08%) CRM
4 18 (19.78%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (19.78%) Programme Management
5 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) ETL
6 11 (12.09%) Migration
7 8 (8.79%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.79%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (6.59%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (6.59%) Scrum
9 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.49%) Content Management
10 5 (5.49%) High Availability
10 5 (5.49%) Release Management
11 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (89.01%) SQL
2 48 (52.75%) C#
3 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.49%) PHP
6 4 (4.40%) VB
7 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.20%) C++
8 2 (2.20%) VB6
8 2 (2.20%) VBScript
9 1 (1.10%) Java
9 1 (1.10%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.10%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
1 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) HDFS
1 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) SAP
3 8 (8.79%) Oracle
4 6 (6.59%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.40%) IBM
6 3 (3.30%) Twitter
7 2 (2.20%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.20%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.20%) RedGate
7 2 (2.20%) Tableau
7 2 (2.20%) VMware
8 1 (1.10%) DevExpress
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