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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transact-SQL
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 15 16 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 8 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.80% 5.73% 5.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.69% 12.50% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £250 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +23.33%  
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 £20.75 £32.50 £30.60
% change year-on-year -36.15% +6.22%  

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 51 72 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 36.96% 45.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 57
Median daily rate £325 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing T-SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in Staffordshire

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 +6 6 £250 -32.43% 1
Stafford - 1 £325 -
T-SQL
West Midlands

T-SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
8 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
8 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (36.36%) TypeScript
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (36.36%) LINQ
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (31.82%) System Testing
9 7 (31.82%) StructureMap
9 7 (31.82%) AutoMapper
10 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (27.27%) NHS
10 6 (27.27%) Workflow
11 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning

T-SQL
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (4.55%) Power BI
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) DBA
4 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
5 8 (36.36%) LINQ
5 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (31.82%) AutoMapper
6 7 (31.82%) StructureMap
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
8 3 (13.64%) React
8 3 (13.64%) XML
9 1 (4.55%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) System Testing
2 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) SOLID
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) ETL
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) TypeScript
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle