The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.31% 3.78% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 12.73% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £326 £235 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.82% -18.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £209 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £309 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £29.00 £20.59
% change year-on-year +30.17% +40.82%  

T-SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45 55 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 38.79% 29.73% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 136
Median daily rate £335 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £380 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +132.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £35.50 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £17.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing T-SQL in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL in Staffordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 2 £326 - 1
T-SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) .NET
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) TypeScript
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) LINQ
7 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (30.77%) AutoMapper
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (30.77%) StructureMap
7 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (23.08%) Workflow
8 3 (23.08%) WinForms
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) NHS
8 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) DTS
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) AutoMapper
4 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) LINQ
4 4 (30.77%) StructureMap
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) WinForms
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) SOLID
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) TypeScript
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle