Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 11 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 117 83
Rank change year-on-year -30 -34 -26
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 62 72 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.19% 1.47% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 4.62% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 106
West Midlands median daily rate £394 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.78% +8.46% +0.74%
10th Percentile £312 £280 £204
90th Percentile £506 £490 £493
England median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +107.81% -43.86%
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 West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,853 1,557 1,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 35.66% 31.70% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,011 1,154
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £244 £259
90th Percentile £550 £530 £513
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 58
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +35.42% -16.07%
10th Percentile £15.25 £16.40 £11.50
90th Percentile £57.95 £49.75 £42.88
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for T-SQL in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for T-SQL in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for T-SQL in the West Midlands

T-SQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 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
Birmingham -3 20 £338 -12.90% 14
Coventry -3 18 £450 +26.76% 7
Staffordshire -19 11 £406 +25.00% 19
Solihull +5 3 £425 +70.00% 4
Wolverhampton - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire -2 1 £510 +52.24% 2
Walsall - 1 £313 -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 59 (95.16%) SQL
2 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
3 30 (48.39%) .NET
4 29 (46.77%) C#
5 27 (43.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
8 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
11 15 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
13 12 (19.35%) MVC
13 12 (19.35%) JSON
13 12 (19.35%) Migration
13 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (17.74%) ETL
14 11 (17.74%) XML
14 11 (17.74%) Windows
15 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
15 10 (16.13%) jQuery
15 10 (16.13%) SaaS
15 10 (16.13%) PaaS
16 9 (14.52%) Data Migration
16 9 (14.52%) Power BI
16 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
16 9 (14.52%) Azure Data Factory
17 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (9.68%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) SAS
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (43.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.13%) PaaS
2 10 (16.13%) SaaS
3 9 (14.52%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (9.68%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (14.52%) Power BI
7 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (3.23%) QlikView
11 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
11 1 (1.61%) Data Mart
11 1 (1.61%) OLAP
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 15 (24.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Data Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.45%) DBA
9 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Azure Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
10 3 (4.84%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 12 (19.35%) JSON
3 11 (17.74%) XML
4 10 (16.13%) jQuery
5 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 7 (11.29%) HTML
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Core
6 6 (9.68%) REST
6 6 (9.68%) SOAP
6 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.45%) OAuth
8 4 (6.45%) WCF
8 4 (6.45%) WinForms
9 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.23%) Drools
9 2 (3.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (19.35%) Migration
2 12 (19.35%) MVC
3 11 (17.74%) ETL
4 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 9 (14.52%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps
7 6 (9.68%) Microservices
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.68%) Validation
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.45%) CRM
9 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.45%) Web Development
10 3 (4.84%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.84%) Data Management
10 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.23%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (95.16%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) XPath
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby
7 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.61%) Java
8 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.23%) Telerik
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Xamarin