The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 56 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.22% 7.20% 3.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.00% 39.71% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 6
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£495 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.42% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £142 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -18.03%
SQL Server
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
175 68 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.55% 18.13% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 49 15
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 36 (49.32%) SQL
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (39.73%) .NET
3 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
4 22 (30.14%) Oracle
5 19 (26.03%) Test Scripting
6 18 (24.66%) Windows
6 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
6 18 (24.66%) HTML
6 18 (24.66%) VB
7 17 (23.29%) CSS
7 17 (23.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (21.92%) HTML5
8 16 (21.92%) SDLC
9 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
9 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (20.55%) Finance
10 14 (19.18%) Web Services
10 14 (19.18%) C#
10 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
10 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (17.81%) ETL
11 13 (17.81%) C++
12 12 (16.44%) Linux
12 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (16.44%) jQuery
12 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
13 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.22%) Drupal
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) FTP
1 8 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (10.96%) 3G
1 8 (10.96%) 4G
2 6 (8.22%) SSH
3 4 (5.48%) Intranet
3 4 (5.48%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) SAN
5 1 (1.37%) MPLS
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) SNMP
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
5 1 (1.37%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (2.74%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (2.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (2.74%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.74%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) OLAP
9 2 (2.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) ERwin
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (6.85%) GitLab
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) German Language
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (57.53%) Developer
2 9 (12.33%) Analyst
2 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.96%) AWS Developer
4 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.22%) SQL DBA
4 6 (8.22%) DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Programmer
5 5 (6.85%) Tester
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.11%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) .NET
2 18 (24.66%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) HTML5
5 14 (19.18%) Web Services
6 12 (16.44%) jQuery
7 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.70%) RSS
9 7 (9.59%) Java EE 5
9 7 (9.59%) Java SE
9 7 (9.59%) Java EE
10 6 (8.22%) Drush
11 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (6.85%) MDX
12 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.11%) XML
14 2 (2.74%) XSLT
14 2 (2.74%) SOAP
14 2 (2.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Social Media
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.85%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Replication
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 9 (12.33%) UNIX
4 8 (10.96%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) VME
6 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Test Scripting
3 16 (21.92%) SDLC
4 13 (17.81%) ETL
5 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.70%) Integration Testing
6 10 (13.70%) SEO
6 10 (13.70%) Content Management
7 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.96%) Web Design
9 7 (9.59%) Data Security
9 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.22%) MVC
10 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.22%) Data Management
10 6 (8.22%) Open Source
11 5 (6.85%) Service Management
11 5 (6.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.66%) VB
4 14 (19.18%) C#
5 13 (17.81%) C++
6 11 (15.07%) PHP
6 11 (15.07%) ActionScript
7 10 (13.70%) Java
8 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
9 8 (10.96%) VBA
10 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
10 6 (8.22%) VBScript
11 3 (4.11%) C
12 1 (1.37%) COBOL
12 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) Degree
3 7 (9.59%) OCAJ
3 7 (9.59%) OCP
3 7 (9.59%) OCA
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
6 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.74%) MCT
7 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) Informatica
4 5 (6.85%) VMware
5 3 (4.11%) HP
6 2 (2.74%) Cognos
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 2 (2.74%) Veritas
6 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.37%) Siemens
7 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.37%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.37%) Dell
7 1 (1.37%) Juniper
7 1 (1.37%) CA
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