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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 53 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.88% 7.90% 18.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.99% 39.39% 55.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 36
Average daily rate £350 £305 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +24.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
171 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.41% 20.06% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 53 63
Average daily rate £423 £410 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +62.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £99.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -86.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 68 (43.04%) Microsoft
1 68 (43.04%) .NET
2 65 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (39.24%) SQL
3 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 62 (39.24%) Oracle
4 54 (34.18%) C#
5 44 (27.85%) HTML
6 42 (26.58%) Java
6 42 (26.58%) ASP.NET
7 41 (25.95%) CSS
8 39 (24.68%) Test Scripting
9 38 (24.05%) Finance
9 38 (24.05%) Web Services
10 37 (23.42%) SDLC
11 34 (21.52%) jQuery
12 33 (20.89%) T-SQL
13 31 (19.62%) Unix
13 31 (19.62%) Linux
14 30 (18.99%) C++
14 30 (18.99%) Relational Database
15 29 (18.35%) ETL
15 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
16 26 (16.46%) MS Excel
16 26 (16.46%) VB
16 26 (16.46%) PL/SQL
16 26 (16.46%) Informatica
16 26 (16.46%) HTML5
17 25 (15.82%) Visual Studio
18 24 (15.19%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (10.13%) CMS
2 11 (6.96%) SAS
3 9 (5.70%) IIS
4 7 (4.43%) Drupal
4 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.80%) Apache
5 6 (3.80%) CICS
5 6 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.53%) Node.js
6 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) GitHub
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.66%) FTP
2 14 (8.86%) 3G
2 14 (8.86%) 4G
2 14 (8.86%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (7.59%) SSH
4 9 (5.70%) Internet
5 7 (4.43%) SSL
6 6 (3.80%) WinSCP
7 5 (3.16%) Intranet
8 4 (2.53%) DHCP
8 4 (2.53%) DNS
9 3 (1.90%) SAN
10 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.63%) Firewall
11 1 (0.63%) HTTP
11 1 (0.63%) LAN
11 1 (0.63%) MPLS
11 1 (0.63%) SNMP
11 1 (0.63%) VPN
11 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.99%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (11.39%) RDBMS
4 17 (10.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.33%) MS Access
7 9 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
8 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.80%) DB2
9 6 (3.80%) Easytrieve
9 6 (3.80%) MySQL
10 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.53%) SQLite
12 3 (1.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (15.82%) Visual Studio
2 24 (15.19%) ERwin
3 10 (6.33%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.70%) Subversion
5 8 (5.06%) GitLab
6 5 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 38 (24.05%) Finance
2 18 (11.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (73.42%) Developer
2 29 (18.35%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.03%) .NET Developer
4 13 (8.23%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.59%) Tester
6 11 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Developer
6 11 (6.96%) SQL Developer
7 10 (6.33%) Applications Developer
7 10 (6.33%) CRM Developer
7 10 (6.33%) ETL Tester
8 9 (5.70%) DBA
8 9 (5.70%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.70%) SQL DBA
9 8 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) ETL Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (43.04%) .NET
2 44 (27.85%) HTML
3 42 (26.58%) ASP.NET
4 41 (25.95%) CSS
5 38 (24.05%) Web Services
6 34 (21.52%) jQuery
7 26 (16.46%) HTML5
8 20 (12.66%) XML
9 15 (9.49%) Java EE
9 15 (9.49%) Java EE 5
9 15 (9.49%) Java SE
9 15 (9.49%) RSS
10 12 (7.59%) ADO.NET
11 8 (5.06%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (5.06%) JSON
12 7 (4.43%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.43%) Drush
13 6 (3.80%) ISPF
13 6 (3.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
1 15 (9.49%) Social Media
2 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.43%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.80%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (3.80%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.80%) Statistics
4 6 (3.80%) VSAM
5 5 (3.16%) Clustering
5 5 (3.16%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.16%) Replication
6 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.90%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.62%) Linux
1 31 (19.62%) Unix
2 23 (14.56%) Windows
3 15 (9.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (8.86%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.43%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.80%) MVS
7 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.68%) Test Scripting
3 37 (23.42%) SDLC
4 29 (18.35%) ETL
5 24 (15.19%) Data Modelling
6 20 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (12.66%) Mentoring
7 19 (12.03%) Open Source
8 18 (11.39%) Integration Testing
9 16 (10.13%) Content Management
10 15 (9.49%) CRM
10 15 (9.49%) SEO
11 14 (8.86%) TDD
12 13 (8.23%) Data Security
12 13 (8.23%) Scrum
13 12 (7.59%) Migration
13 12 (7.59%) MVC
13 12 (7.59%) Web Design
14 10 (6.33%) Software Testing
14 10 (6.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
1 62 (39.24%) SQL
2 54 (34.18%) C#
3 42 (26.58%) Java
4 33 (20.89%) T-SQL
5 30 (18.99%) C++
6 26 (16.46%) PL/SQL
6 26 (16.46%) VB
7 17 (10.76%) VBA
8 16 (10.13%) ActionScript
8 16 (10.13%) PHP
9 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.80%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.80%) CLIST
10 6 (3.80%) COBOL
10 6 (3.80%) JCL
10 6 (3.80%) Perl
10 6 (3.80%) REXX
10 6 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (18.35%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.39%) Degree
3 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.49%) OCA
4 15 (9.49%) OCAJ
4 15 (9.49%) OCP
4 15 (9.49%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (3.80%) ISEB
7 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.53%) OCPJP
7 4 (2.53%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (1.27%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.27%) MCSA
8 2 (1.27%) MCT
9 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (5.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) HL7
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.80%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 68 (43.04%) Microsoft
2 62 (39.24%) Oracle
3 26 (16.46%) Informatica
4 7 (4.43%) CA
5 6 (3.80%) HP
5 6 (3.80%) IBM
5 6 (3.80%) Micro Focus
6 5 (3.16%) VMware
7 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.90%) Cisco
9 2 (1.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.27%) Veritas
10 1 (0.63%) Dell
10 1 (0.63%) Juniper
10 1 (0.63%) Palo Alto
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Posted: 6 days ago
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