Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 111 118
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 -35
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 121 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.21% 1.68% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 4.35% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 76 75
South West median daily rate £375 £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +24.62% -
10th Percentile £308 £305 £254
90th Percentile £488 £484 £425
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £24.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.62% -35.60%
England median hourly rate £29.15 £27.50 £39.20
% change year-on-year +6.00% -29.85% +86.67%

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 2,169 2,116 2,264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.65% 38.61% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,365 1,285 1,431
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £513 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 109 168
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +4.19% +8.79%
10th Percentile £26.75 £30.75 £25.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £53.75 £51.50
England median hourly rate £41.77 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.67% +4.90%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Bristol -26 36 £415 -1.19% 16
Somerset +32 28 £393 +12.14% 3
Devon +22 27 £320 -1.54% 12
Wiltshire +5 10 £370 -14.20% 6
Gloucestershire -1 10 £475 +40.74% 7
Dorset -4 6 £375 +13.21% 6
Cornwall - 1 - -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 106 (87.60%) SQL
2 89 (73.55%) SQL Server
3 54 (44.63%) .NET
4 50 (41.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (38.02%) C#
6 45 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
8 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
8 31 (25.62%) Finance
9 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (22.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (21.49%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (19.83%) .NET Framework
12 24 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (19.01%) MVC
14 22 (18.18%) TDD
14 22 (18.18%) HTML
15 21 (17.36%) NUnit
15 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
16 20 (16.53%) Visual Studio
16 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
16 20 (16.53%) CSS
16 20 (16.53%) ETL
17 19 (15.70%) Windows
17 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
17 19 (15.70%) PowerShell
18 18 (14.88%) Scrum
19 17 (14.05%) Data Modelling
19 17 (14.05%) Web Services
20 16 (13.22%) BDD

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 (4.96%) IIS
1 6 (4.96%) SAS
2 2 (1.65%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.79%) SaaS
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.31%) PaaS
4 2 (1.65%) IaaS
4 2 (1.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.83%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) DNS
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
1 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (73.55%) SQL Server
2 50 (41.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (22.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (21.49%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (7.44%) RDBMS
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (6.61%) MS Access
8 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (5.79%) Power BI
10 6 (4.96%) DataStage
10 6 (4.96%) DB2
10 6 (4.96%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.13%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (4.13%) QualityStage
11 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (19.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (17.36%) NUnit
3 20 (16.53%) Visual Studio
4 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (4.96%) MSTest
7 5 (4.13%) JIRA
8 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.65%) Selenium
9 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.83%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.83%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.09%) Electronics
3 11 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 11 (9.09%) Marketing
4 5 (4.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (64.46%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) .NET Developer
3 20 (16.53%) SQL Developer
4 14 (11.57%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.09%) DBA
7 10 (8.26%) Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.61%) CRM Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Release Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) SQL DBA
8 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) SSIS Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Release and Configuration Engineer
11 5 (4.13%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (44.63%) .NET
2 24 (19.83%) .NET Framework
3 22 (18.18%) HTML
4 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET
4 20 (16.53%) CSS
5 17 (14.05%) Web Services
6 12 (9.92%) HTML5
6 12 (9.92%) RESTful
7 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (8.26%) XML
9 9 (7.44%) CSS3
10 8 (6.61%) jQuery
11 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (4.13%) JSON
12 5 (4.13%) WCF
12 5 (4.13%) XHTML
13 4 (3.31%) Entity Framework
13 4 (3.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.61%) Digital Media
2 8 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.70%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.31%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Unix
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.01%) MVC
4 22 (18.18%) TDD
5 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.53%) ETL
7 18 (14.88%) Scrum
8 17 (14.05%) Data Modelling
9 16 (13.22%) BDD
10 14 (11.57%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.92%) CRM
11 12 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (9.92%) SDLC
12 11 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (9.09%) Programme Management
13 10 (8.26%) Data Management
13 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
14 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.44%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (7.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (87.60%) SQL
2 46 (38.02%) C#
3 38 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.70%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.44%) VBA
6 8 (6.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.13%) PHP
7 5 (4.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.83%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) SCOM
2 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.57%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) SAP
4 6 (4.96%) Teradata
5 5 (4.13%) IBM
5 5 (4.13%) Netezza
6 2 (1.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.83%) Capita
7 1 (0.83%) RedGate
7 1 (0.83%) Tableau