Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 77 53
Rank change year-on-year -34 -24 +39
Contract jobs citing T-SQL 72 151 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.51% 2.45% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 7.63% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 109 114
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% +5.47%
10th Percentile £302 £204 £249
90th Percentile £510 £490 £446
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £27.60 £31.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.75% -11.04% -
10th Percentile £27.95 £17.31 £21.88
90th Percentile £38.55 £37.97 £38.05
England median hourly rate £27.00 £39.20 £23.75
% change year-on-year -31.12% +65.05% -5.00%

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 1474 1980 1526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.97% 32.08% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 1209 900
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 58
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.25 £24.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.84% -1.84% +16.26%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.73 £12.44
90th Percentile £49.75 £42.48 £42.91
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Birmingham -3 29 £388 +10.71% 4
Staffordshire +4 17 £325 +8.33% 9
Warwickshire +8 12 £375 +78.57% 2
Coventry -20 8 £355 -5.96% 1
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 66 (91.67%) SQL
2 60 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 34 (47.22%) .NET
4 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 29 (40.28%) C#
6 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (31.94%) ETL
9 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
11 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 15 (20.83%) MVC
13 15 (20.83%) Migration
14 14 (19.44%) Finance
15 13 (18.06%) HTML
15 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
15 13 (18.06%) CSS
15 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services
17 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
18 10 (13.89%) jQuery
18 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
18 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
18 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
19 9 (12.50%) Windows
19 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

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 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Internet
2 5 (6.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (6.94%) Power BI
10 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.17%) DTS
12 2 (2.78%) OLAP
12 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (1.39%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Automotive
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (23.61%) SQL Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) DBA
6 10 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 10 (13.89%) SQL DBA
7 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Data Analyst
9 7 (9.72%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (9.72%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (9.72%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
10 6 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
11 5 (6.94%) ETL Analyst
11 5 (6.94%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.06%) CSS
3 13 (18.06%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) Web Services
5 10 (13.89%) jQuery
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (9.72%) Ajax
7 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (9.72%) WinForms
8 6 (8.33%) Classic ASP
9 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
9 5 (6.94%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (6.94%) XML
10 4 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.56%) HTML5
10 4 (5.56%) MDX
11 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.17%) CSS3
12 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) FMCG
1 6 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) AIX
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) HPUX
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (31.94%) ETL
3 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.83%) Migration
4 15 (20.83%) MVC
5 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
6 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.33%) CRM
8 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Analytics
9 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) Business Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Data Extraction
10 4 (5.56%) Data Validation
10 4 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.56%) Time Management
10 4 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) SQL
2 29 (40.28%) C#
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) MCSA
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) GoCardless
4 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.39%) Altova
5 1 (1.39%) Capita
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos
5 1 (1.39%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.39%) Informatica
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.39%) VMware