Period
to 20 February 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 20 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 West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 97 107
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10 -21
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 69 113 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.32% 2.08% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 5.10% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 83 98
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £259
90th Percentile £490 £436 £429
England median daily rate £410 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% - -
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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,998 2,216 2,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.28% 40.80% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,244 1,418 1,546
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £552 £525 £488
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 166 168
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -4.31% +19.43%
10th Percentile £22.53 £21.59 £25.50
90th Percentile £48.68 £50.00 £52.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%

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 20 February 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 20 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
Devon +8 17 £325 +1.56% 6
Bristol -25 16 £413 +26.92% 21
Wiltshire -5 15 £400 +9.59% 2
Somerset -4 10 £369 +0.68% 4
Gloucestershire -1 4 £454 +65.00% 4
Dorset -13 1 £375 - 17
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 55 (79.71%) SQL
2 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
3 39 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (39.13%) .NET
5 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (34.78%) C#
7 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 22 (31.88%) MVC
9 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (26.09%) ETL
12 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 12 (17.39%) Web Services
14 11 (15.94%) Windows
14 11 (15.94%) Scrum
14 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (14.49%) SOLID
15 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
16 9 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
16 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (13.04%) HTML
16 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
17 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
17 8 (11.59%) Migration
17 8 (11.59%) TDD
17 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (11.59%) RESTful

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 (8.70%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.90%) Kentico
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Extranet
1 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 39 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (10.14%) Power BI
9 5 (7.25%) QlikView
9 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (5.80%) DB2
10 4 (5.80%) OLAP
10 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
11 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.90%) DataStage
12 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) NUnit
2 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) NuGet
4 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.90%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (76.81%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Developer
4 10 (14.49%) SSIS Developer
5 9 (13.04%) DBA
6 8 (11.59%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Data Visualisation Developer
9 2 (2.90%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (2.90%) SSRS Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 12 (17.39%) Web Services
3 9 (13.04%) HTML
4 8 (11.59%) RESTful
5 7 (10.14%) .NET Core
5 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (10.14%) CSS
6 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.70%) Entity Framework
6 6 (8.70%) HTML5
7 5 (7.25%) SOAP
7 5 (7.25%) WCF
8 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.80%) jQuery
9 3 (4.35%) LINQ
9 3 (4.35%) Node.js
9 3 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (2.90%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (31.88%) MVC
3 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.09%) ETL
5 11 (15.94%) Scrum
6 10 (14.49%) SOLID
7 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 9 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Migration
8 8 (11.59%) TDD
9 7 (10.14%) Data Management
10 6 (8.70%) OO
10 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.25%) SDLC
12 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
13 3 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (79.71%) SQL
2 24 (34.78%) C#
3 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.80%) VBScript
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Java
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) MCSA
1 7 (10.14%) MCSE
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Tableau
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) Netezza
5 2 (2.90%) Teradata
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) Intapp
6 1 (1.45%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.45%) SAP