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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 48 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 39 54 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.00% 8.68% 6.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 33.96% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 20
Median daily rate £398 £355 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.97% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.00%

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
156 159 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.00% 25.56% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 93 52
Median daily rate £406 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 96 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 86 (58.11%) Windows
3 75 (50.68%) SQL
4 56 (37.84%) Security Cleared
5 53 (35.81%) ITIL
6 47 (31.76%) Linux
7 45 (30.41%) SC Cleared
8 42 (28.38%) .NET
9 41 (27.70%) C#
10 38 (25.68%) Active Directory
10 38 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (25.68%) Windows Server
11 35 (23.65%) JavaScript
12 34 (22.97%) Java
13 32 (21.62%) Oracle
14 31 (20.95%) Unix
14 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
15 29 (19.59%) HP
15 29 (19.59%) Open Source
16 27 (18.24%) XML
17 26 (17.57%) VB
17 26 (17.57%) VMware
18 25 (16.89%) SaaS
18 25 (16.89%) PaaS
18 25 (16.89%) IaaS
18 25 (16.89%) BPSS Clearance
19 22 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (14.86%) CA
19 22 (14.86%) C
20 21 (14.19%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (11.49%) IIS
2 16 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 13 (8.78%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (8.78%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.11%) SAS
5 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.05%) Apache
6 6 (4.05%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.38%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.70%) Jetty
8 4 (2.70%) Mongrel
8 4 (2.70%) nginx
8 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.03%) Confluence
9 3 (2.03%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.03%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.35%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.35%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.68%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.89%) IaaS
1 25 (16.89%) PaaS
1 25 (16.89%) SaaS
2 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.05%) HP Helion
3 4 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.70%) Google App Engine
3 4 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.70%) Office 365
4 2 (1.35%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (1.35%) GitHub
4 2 (1.35%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.35%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.19%) TCP/IP
2 14 (9.46%) DNS
2 14 (9.46%) HTTP
3 13 (8.78%) NAS
4 12 (8.11%) Firewall
4 12 (8.11%) SAN
5 11 (7.43%) DHCP
6 10 (6.76%) HTTPS
6 10 (6.76%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.05%) LDAP
8 4 (2.70%) FTP
8 4 (2.70%) IPsec
8 4 (2.70%) SSL
9 3 (2.03%) Internet
9 3 (2.03%) SNMP
10 2 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.51%) DB2
2 15 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.41%) Ingres
4 8 (5.41%) OLTP
5 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.70%) MySQL
8 4 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.03%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (1.35%) DataStage
10 2 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.68%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.08%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.70%) Selenium
3 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.70%) Travis CI
4 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.03%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.03%) JIRA
4 3 (2.03%) JMeter
4 3 (2.03%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.03%) MSI
4 3 (2.03%) NMock
4 3 (2.03%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.03%) WiX
5 2 (1.35%) CA Gen
5 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.35%) GitLab
5 2 (1.35%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) MSTest
6 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (2.03%) Back Office
1 3 (2.03%) Finance
2 2 (1.35%) Advertising
2 2 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) Developer
2 26 (17.57%) DBA
3 19 (12.84%) Administrator
3 19 (12.84%) SQL DBA
4 15 (10.14%) .NET Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.08%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (5.41%) Development Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Architect
9 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Consultant
11 5 (3.38%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.38%) .NET
2 27 (18.24%) XML
3 21 (14.19%) HTML
4 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET
5 14 (9.46%) Middleware
6 10 (6.76%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.73%) CSS
7 7 (4.73%) J2EE
7 7 (4.73%) Web Services
8 4 (2.70%) jQuery
8 4 (2.70%) Servlets
9 3 (2.03%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.03%) MDX
9 3 (2.03%) WPF
10 2 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.35%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.11%) Clustering
3 11 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.05%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.38%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.70%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.70%) PKI
8 2 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.35%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (58.11%) Windows
2 47 (31.76%) Linux
3 38 (25.68%) Windows Server
4 31 (20.95%) Unix
5 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.11%) AIX
7 11 (7.43%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.76%) Windows 7
8 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.05%) zOS
11 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.03%) Android
12 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.03%) HPUX
12 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.03%) MVS
12 3 (2.03%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.35%) CentOS
13 2 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.81%) ITIL
2 38 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.59%) Open Source
4 21 (14.19%) PRINCE2
5 20 (13.51%) DevOps
6 19 (12.84%) Problem Management
7 17 (11.49%) Change Management
8 15 (10.14%) Data Management
8 15 (10.14%) Virtual Environments
9 14 (9.46%) CRM
9 14 (9.46%) Integration Testing
9 14 (9.46%) ITSM
10 13 (8.78%) TOGAF
11 11 (7.43%) High Availability
11 11 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (6.76%) ETL
12 10 (6.76%) Software Distribution
13 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (5.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (50.68%) SQL
2 41 (27.70%) C#
3 35 (23.65%) JavaScript
4 34 (22.97%) Java
5 26 (17.57%) VB
6 22 (14.86%) C
7 16 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 14 (9.46%) Perl
9 13 (8.78%) PowerShell
10 12 (8.11%) T-SQL
11 10 (6.76%) Python
12 7 (4.73%) Jython
13 5 (3.38%) Ruby
14 4 (2.70%) Scala
15 3 (2.03%) PHP
15 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
15 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) C++
16 1 (0.68%) VB6
16 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 45 (30.41%) SC Cleared
3 25 (16.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.76%) MCSE
6 9 (6.08%) MCSA
7 7 (4.73%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.35%) Degree
10 1 (0.68%) AAT
10 1 (0.68%) OCA
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (4.73%) SLA
3 4 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (25.68%) Active Directory
2 22 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.73%) vSphere
4 6 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (4.05%) Xen
5 5 (3.38%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.35%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.68%) Docker
8 1 (0.68%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (8.78%) HP SiteScope
2 12 (8.11%) MOM
2 12 (8.11%) Puppet
2 12 (8.11%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 7 (4.73%) WSUS
5 5 (3.38%) BladeLogic
5 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.38%) SCCM
5 5 (3.38%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.35%) Ansible
8 2 (1.35%) Nagios
8 2 (1.35%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.35%) OpenNMS
8 2 (1.35%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.35%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.68%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 96 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.62%) Oracle
3 29 (19.59%) HP
4 26 (17.57%) VMware
5 22 (14.86%) CA
6 15 (10.14%) BMC
7 10 (6.76%) Citrix
7 10 (6.76%) ServiceNow
8 8 (5.41%) Dell
9 7 (4.73%) AppSense
10 6 (4.05%) Google
11 5 (3.38%) Veritas
12 4 (2.70%) Sitecore
12 4 (2.70%) Symantec
13 3 (2.03%) TIBCO
13 3 (2.03%) Xamarin
14 2 (1.35%) Cisco
14 2 (1.35%) IBM
14 2 (1.35%) NetApp
14 2 (1.35%) SAP
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