Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 17 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.64% 5.40% 10.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.71% 14.84% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 23
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £296 £204 £265
90th Percentile £406 £366 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £27.60 £31.03
% change year-on-year +17.75% -11.04% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 96 155 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.50% 36.38% 48.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 96 93
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -7.86% +11.55%
10th Percentile £279 £204 £263
90th Percentile £438 £434 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £15.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +114.70% +13.85%
10th Percentile £40.25 £30.55 £9.43
90th Percentile £49.75 £35.85 £18.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.53% +3.16% +9.20%

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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 13 £338 +3.85% 6
Tamworth -7 2 £288 -4.17% 1
T-SQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
5 7 (41.18%) C#
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) ETL
6 6 (35.29%) WinForms
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) DTS
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
10 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (11.76%) FMCG
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) AIX
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) Back Office

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (17.65%) DTS
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (5.88%) OLTP
9 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Developer
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Database Developer
4 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 3 (17.65%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) WinForms
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Secure Coding
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.88%) VB
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin