Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 133 96
Rank change year-on-year +30 -37 -4
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 146 66 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.26% 1.18% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 3.09% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 53 88
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £310 £307 £263
90th Percentile £488 £472 £425
England median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South West median hourly rate - £24.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57% +37.94%
England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -14.81% -5.26% +20.00%

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 2,601 2,138 2,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.21% 38.08% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,679 1,309 1,480
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +4.73% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 99 146
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £25.50 £16.75 £20.88
90th Percentile £49.90 £50.00 £48.00
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year +5.48% +2.89% +3.67%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +24 36 £375 +3.45% 3
Bristol -18 31 £425 +3.03% 17
Devon +17 24 £320 -0.78% 11
Gloucestershire +6 19 £475 +5.56% 4
Wiltshire -28 13 £425 +6.25% 3
Dorset +9 11 £431 +30.19% 11
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 141 (96.58%) SQL
2 118 (80.82%) SQL Server
3 72 (49.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (36.99%) .NET
5 47 (32.19%) Microsoft
6 41 (28.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (26.03%) Windows
7 38 (26.03%) C#
7 38 (26.03%) Finance
8 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (21.23%) PowerShell
11 30 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (20.55%) Windows Server
12 29 (19.86%) ETL
13 28 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
15 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET
16 24 (16.44%) .NET Framework
17 23 (15.75%) Relational Database
18 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (15.07%) Oracle
19 21 (14.38%) Data Modelling
19 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (13.70%) HTML
21 19 (13.01%) CSS
22 18 (12.33%) SDLC
23 17 (11.64%) Kimball Methodology

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 11 (7.53%) IIS
2 10 (6.85%) SAS
3 7 (4.79%) Confluence
4 6 (4.11%) Apache
4 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.42%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.68%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.42%) IaaS
2 5 (3.42%) PaaS
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.74%) Office 365
3 4 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) Extranet
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (80.82%) SQL Server
2 72 (49.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (28.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (15.75%) Relational Database
6 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (10.27%) RDBMS
8 11 (7.53%) MS Access
8 11 (7.53%) MySQL
9 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (6.16%) Power BI
10 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (5.48%) DataStage
11 8 (5.48%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (4.79%) DB2
12 7 (4.79%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (4.79%) QualityStage
12 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (10.27%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.90%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (7.53%) NUnit
5 10 (6.85%) JIRA
6 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (4.11%) MSTest
8 4 (2.74%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.05%) Selenium
10 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (26.03%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.22%) Manufacturing
4 11 (7.53%) Electronics
5 10 (6.85%) Marketing
6 4 (2.74%) Banking
7 3 (2.05%) Legal
7 3 (2.05%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (56.85%) Developer
2 30 (20.55%) SQL Developer
3 18 (12.33%) .NET Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (9.59%) DBA
5 13 (8.90%) SQL DBA
6 12 (8.22%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (7.53%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Release Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) ETL Developer
10 7 (4.79%) VBA Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Access Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Applications Support Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.99%) .NET
2 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET
3 24 (16.44%) .NET Framework
4 20 (13.70%) HTML
5 19 (13.01%) CSS
6 15 (10.27%) XML
7 14 (9.59%) Web Services
8 11 (7.53%) HTML5
8 11 (7.53%) jQuery
9 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (4.79%) Entity Framework
10 7 (4.79%) WCF
11 6 (4.11%) LAMP
12 5 (3.42%) .NET Core
12 5 (3.42%) RESTful
12 5 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.42%) WPF
13 4 (2.74%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.11%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.42%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.03%) Windows
2 30 (20.55%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.22%) Linux
3 12 (8.22%) Unix
4 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (19.86%) ETL
4 28 (19.18%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (14.38%) Data Modelling
6 18 (12.33%) SDLC
7 17 (11.64%) Kimball Methodology
8 16 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 15 (10.27%) Configuration Management
9 15 (10.27%) Data Management
9 15 (10.27%) MVC
9 15 (10.27%) TDD
10 11 (7.53%) Load Balancing
10 11 (7.53%) Scrum
10 11 (7.53%) Workflow
11 10 (6.85%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (6.85%) OO
11 10 (6.85%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.16%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (96.58%) SQL
2 38 (26.03%) C#
3 31 (21.23%) PowerShell
4 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.59%) VBA
6 12 (8.22%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.16%) PHP
7 9 (6.16%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.74%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.37%) VB
10 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) Degree
1 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (32.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.07%) Oracle
3 15 (10.27%) SAP
4 13 (8.90%) Teradata
5 7 (4.79%) IBM
5 7 (4.79%) Netezza
6 4 (2.74%) Adobe
6 4 (2.74%) Twitter
7 3 (2.05%) Intapp
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) iManage
8 1 (0.68%) Minitab
8 1 (0.68%) RedGate