Period
to 27 May 2018

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 6 months to 27 May 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 West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 104 120
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -29
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 86 102 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.70% 1.94% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 4.91% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 73
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.45% +6.15%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £266
90th Percentile £500 £477 £448
England median daily rate £404 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +92.31% -35.60%
10th Percentile £37.50 £25.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £25.00 £13.75
England median hourly rate £29.15 £25.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +16.60% -31.51% +63.38%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,930 2,076 2,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.17% 39.55% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,179 1,285 1,398
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £448 £425
% change year-on-year +6.15% +5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 145 198
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%
10th Percentile £26.70 £27.80 £24.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £52.33
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -1.20% +7.10% +10.71%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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 6 months to 27 May 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
Devon +19 27 £325 -13.33% 9
Bristol -18 27 £413 +3.13% 12
Somerset +4 11 £375 +3.45% 5
Wiltshire +7 10 £380 -5.00% 2
Gloucestershire -6 3 £475 +72.73% 13
Dorset -11 2 £375 - 12
Cornwall - 1 - -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 62 (72.09%) SQL
2 54 (62.79%) SQL Server
3 39 (45.35%) C#
4 37 (43.02%) .NET
5 35 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (38.37%) MVC
7 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (32.56%) Microsoft
9 27 (31.40%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
10 19 (22.09%) Scrum
10 19 (22.09%) Web Services
11 17 (19.77%) HTML
11 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (18.60%) TDD
12 16 (18.60%) NUnit
12 16 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (17.44%) CSS
13 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
13 15 (17.44%) Test Automation
14 14 (16.28%) SOLID
14 14 (16.28%) ETL
15 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (15.12%) RESTful
16 12 (13.95%) Finance
16 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
17 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
18 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
18 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (11.63%) HTML5

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 6 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.30%) SaaS
3 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.33%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Extranet
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
1 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 35 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (6.98%) Power BI
8 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.33%) DB2
10 2 (2.33%) MS Access
10 2 (2.33%) QlikView
10 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.16%) DataStage
11 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) NUnit
2 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.16%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Electronics
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (73.26%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.12%) C# Developer
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) DBA
7 6 (6.98%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (5.81%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.49%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) .NET
2 19 (22.09%) Web Services
3 17 (19.77%) HTML
4 15 (17.44%) CSS
5 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (15.12%) RESTful
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
7 10 (11.63%) HTML5
8 8 (9.30%) .NET Core
9 7 (8.14%) WCF
10 6 (6.98%) CSS3
10 6 (6.98%) jQuery
10 6 (6.98%) XML
11 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (5.81%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.81%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (5.81%) SOAP
12 4 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
3 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Unix
3 2 (2.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) MVC
2 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.40%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (22.09%) Scrum
5 16 (18.60%) TDD
6 15 (17.44%) Test Automation
6 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 14 (16.28%) ETL
7 14 (16.28%) SOLID
8 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.63%) BDD
10 8 (9.30%) Web Design
11 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.14%) Migration
11 7 (8.14%) OO
11 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
13 5 (5.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (5.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) SQL
2 39 (45.35%) C#
3 27 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.65%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.49%) VBA
7 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (1.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) VB
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) MCSA
2 3 (3.49%) MCSE
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) IBM
4 2 (2.33%) Tableau
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Intapp
5 1 (1.16%) Netezza
5 1 (1.16%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Teradata