The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL 67 62 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.20% 20.00% 10.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.00% 41.89% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 14
Average daily rate
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£344 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
SQL
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
203 148 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.90% 47.74% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 107 22
Average daily rate £398 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
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 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
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 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL 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.

1 69 (45.10%) Oracle
2 64 (41.83%) Java
3 49 (32.03%) Web Services
4 43 (28.10%) Security Cleared
5 41 (26.80%) PL/SQL
6 38 (24.84%) Linux
7 37 (24.18%) Informatica
8 36 (23.53%) UNIX
9 34 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 33 (21.57%) Finance
11 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
12 29 (18.95%) Shell Script
12 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (18.30%) Problem Management
13 28 (18.30%) WebLogic
14 25 (16.34%) ITIL
15 24 (15.69%) .NET
15 24 (15.69%) SLA
15 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
16 23 (15.03%) Windows
17 22 (14.38%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (14.38%) J2EE
17 22 (14.38%) XML
17 22 (14.38%) QA
17 22 (14.38%) Test Automation
18 21 (13.73%) LDAP
19 20 (13.07%) SOAP
19 20 (13.07%) HP
20 19 (12.42%) Service Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (18.30%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.19%) AquaLogic
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.27%) FileNet
4 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.27%) JBoss
5 4 (2.61%) SAS
6 3 (1.96%) Apache
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.96%) CMS
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.65%) nginx
8 1 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.65%) Zope
8 1 (0.65%) Plone
8 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
2 3 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) Windchill
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.23%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.27%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.73%) LDAP
2 7 (4.58%) DNS
3 6 (3.92%) SSL
3 6 (3.92%) DHCP
3 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.61%) Network Security
6 3 (1.96%) 2G
7 1 (0.65%) ATM
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 22 (14.38%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (10.46%) MongoDB
4 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
5 15 (9.80%) NoSQL
6 12 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.92%) Oracle OWB
9 5 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.96%) MySQL
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.96%) QlikView
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.96%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 19 (12.42%) Ant
2 13 (8.50%) ERwin
3 9 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
5 5 (3.27%) WATIR
5 5 (3.27%) Sahi
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.61%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.96%) Toad
7 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.31%) NeoLoad
8 2 (1.31%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (1.31%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.31%) JMeter
9 1 (0.65%) Subversion
9 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 33 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.92%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Automotive
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (37.91%) Developer
2 32 (20.92%) Analyst
3 15 (9.80%) .NET Developer
4 12 (7.84%) ETL Developer
5 10 (6.54%) Test Analyst
5 10 (6.54%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.88%) Informatica Developer
7 8 (5.23%) Administrator
8 7 (4.58%) QA Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Programmer
9 6 (3.92%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) DBA
10 5 (3.27%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (3.27%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) COBOL Analyst
11 4 (2.61%) Quality Analyst
11 4 (2.61%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (32.03%) Web Services
2 24 (15.69%) .NET
3 22 (14.38%) J2EE
3 22 (14.38%) XML
4 20 (13.07%) SOAP
5 15 (9.80%) RESTful
6 12 (7.84%) JNDI
6 12 (7.84%) JMS
6 12 (7.84%) JDBC
7 11 (7.19%) Middleware
8 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (3.27%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.27%) Software Packaging
10 4 (2.61%) jBPM
10 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (2.61%) HTML
11 3 (1.96%) JSF
12 2 (1.31%) XSLT
12 2 (1.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Clustering
2 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) NHS
4 6 (3.92%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.27%) DataPower
6 4 (2.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.96%) PKI
7 3 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.31%) Informatics
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.84%) Linux
2 36 (23.53%) UNIX
3 23 (15.03%) Windows
4 17 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.88%) VME
5 9 (5.88%) AIX
6 4 (2.61%) Solaris
6 4 (2.61%) zOS
7 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.30%) Problem Management
4 25 (16.34%) ITIL
5 22 (14.38%) Test Automation
6 19 (12.42%) ETL
6 19 (12.42%) Service Management
7 17 (11.11%) TDD
7 17 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (10.46%) Open Source
8 16 (10.46%) BDD
8 16 (10.46%) Data Modelling
9 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
10 13 (8.50%) Migration
10 13 (8.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (7.84%) Workflow
11 12 (7.84%) Project Management
11 12 (7.84%) SOA
11 12 (7.84%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 64 (41.83%) Java
2 41 (26.80%) PL/SQL
3 29 (18.95%) Shell Script
4 19 (12.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 15 (9.80%) C#
6 13 (8.50%) COBOL
6 13 (8.50%) VB
7 12 (7.84%) Perl
8 11 (7.19%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.54%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.88%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.61%) C
11 4 (2.61%) Ruby
12 3 (1.96%) VBA
13 2 (1.31%) Python
14 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.65%) Scala
14 1 (0.65%) VB6
14 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (28.10%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.58%) Degree
4 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.96%) MCSE
7 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.65%) ISEB
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.69%) SLA
2 22 (14.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.96%) Xen
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.96%) vSphere
4 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) qmail
5 1 (0.65%) Postfix
5 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) OpenView
1 6 (3.92%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.96%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.31%) MOM
3 2 (1.31%) SCOM
3 2 (1.31%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) systemd
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (45.10%) Oracle
2 37 (24.18%) Informatica
3 24 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 20 (13.07%) HP
5 17 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 11 (7.19%) IBM
7 7 (4.58%) CA
8 6 (3.92%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.27%) Sun
9 5 (3.27%) Siebel
9 5 (3.27%) Axway
10 4 (2.61%) SAP
10 4 (2.61%) Citrix
10 4 (2.61%) Cerner
11 3 (1.96%) Cognos
11 3 (1.96%) Symantec
11 3 (1.96%) McAfee
11 3 (1.96%) VMware
12 1 (0.65%) PTC
12 1 (0.65%) Micro Focus
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