Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 136 108
Rank change year-on-year +49 -28 -21
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 152 72 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.49% 1.30% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 3.49% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 58 84
South West median daily rate £385 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +23.08% -0.46%
10th Percentile £308 £304 £253
90th Percentile £488 £454 £409
England median daily rate £425 £413 £365
% change year-on-year +3.03% +13.01% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £24.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.73% +40.25%
England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £39.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% -31.82% +88.57%

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 2,436 2,065 2,370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.88% 37.34% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,511 1,258 1,532
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.53% -3.82%
10th Percentile £294 £270 £263
90th Percentile £563 £500 £506
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 108 151
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £41.15 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +4.18% +0.64%
10th Percentile £26.60 £20.43 £21.93
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.25 £51.00
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +1.35%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Somerset +28 38 £375 +3.45% 3
Devon +32 34 £320 -0.78% 15
Bristol -10 34 £425 +1.19% 15
Gloucestershire +10 17 £475 +26.67% 1
Wiltshire -16 14 £425 +13.33% 4
Dorset +6 8 £438 +32.08% 14
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 145 (95.39%) SQL
2 116 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 67 (44.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (38.82%) .NET
5 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
6 44 (28.95%) C#
7 41 (26.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 36 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (23.03%) Finance
11 33 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (21.05%) Windows
13 30 (19.74%) PowerShell
14 29 (19.08%) ASP.NET
15 27 (17.76%) ETL
16 26 (17.11%) Windows Server
17 25 (16.45%) CSS
17 25 (16.45%) HTML
18 24 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (15.13%) .NET Framework
20 22 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
20 22 (14.47%) Relational Database
20 22 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
21 21 (13.82%) Telecoms
21 21 (13.82%) Oracle
22 19 (12.50%) MVC
22 19 (12.50%) TDD
23 18 (11.84%) Test Automation

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 10 (6.58%) IIS
2 7 (4.61%) SAS
3 6 (3.95%) Apache
3 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.29%) ColdFusion
4 5 (3.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.66%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.29%) IaaS
2 5 (3.29%) PaaS
3 4 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.63%) Office 365
3 4 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) Extranet
3 1 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 67 (44.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (26.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (21.71%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (14.47%) Relational Database
5 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (14.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (9.21%) RDBMS
7 12 (7.89%) MS Access
7 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (7.24%) MySQL
8 11 (7.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (5.92%) Power BI
11 6 (3.95%) DataStage
11 6 (3.95%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (3.29%) DB2
12 5 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.29%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 24 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (9.21%) NUnit
2 14 (9.21%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (5.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (5.26%) JIRA
6 6 (3.95%) MSTest
7 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.97%) Selenium
8 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (23.03%) Finance
2 21 (13.82%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.89%) Electronics
3 12 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.89%) Marketing
4 4 (2.63%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (59.87%) Developer
2 31 (20.39%) SQL Developer
3 23 (15.13%) .NET Developer
4 15 (9.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (9.87%) DBA
5 13 (8.55%) SQL DBA
6 11 (7.24%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 9 (5.92%) SSIS Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) Release Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Access Developer
10 7 (4.61%) VBA Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.95%) CRM Developer
11 6 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 6 (3.95%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.82%) .NET
2 29 (19.08%) ASP.NET
3 25 (16.45%) CSS
3 25 (16.45%) HTML
4 23 (15.13%) .NET Framework
5 17 (11.18%) XML
6 16 (10.53%) Web Services
7 14 (9.21%) HTML5
8 11 (7.24%) jQuery
9 10 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.26%) CSS3
11 7 (4.61%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.61%) RESTful
12 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (3.95%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.95%) LAMP
12 6 (3.95%) WCF
13 5 (3.29%) .NET Core
13 5 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (3.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.92%) Digital Media
2 9 (5.92%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) PKI
6 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.05%) Windows
2 26 (17.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.58%) Linux
3 10 (6.58%) Unix
3 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (17.76%) ETL
4 22 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (12.50%) MVC
5 19 (12.50%) TDD
6 18 (11.84%) Data Modelling
6 18 (11.84%) Test Automation
7 14 (9.21%) Configuration Management
7 14 (9.21%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (9.21%) SDLC
8 13 (8.55%) Data Management
8 13 (8.55%) Workflow
9 12 (7.89%) BDD
9 12 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (7.89%) OO
9 12 (7.89%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.24%) CRM
10 11 (7.24%) Scrum
11 10 (6.58%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 145 (95.39%) SQL
2 44 (28.95%) C#
3 36 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 30 (19.74%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.55%) VBA
6 11 (7.24%) PHP
7 10 (6.58%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.61%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.63%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.32%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.24%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) SCOM
3 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.82%) Oracle
3 17 (11.18%) SAP
4 9 (5.92%) Teradata
5 5 (3.29%) IBM
5 5 (3.29%) Netezza
6 4 (2.63%) Adobe
6 4 (2.63%) Twitter
7 3 (1.97%) Intapp
8 1 (0.66%) iManage
8 1 (0.66%) RedGate
8 1 (0.66%) Tableau