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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 86 80 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.72% 18.60% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.81% 47.34% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 12
Average daily rate
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£368 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £440 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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
216 169 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.49% 39.30% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 116 22
Average daily rate £373 £265 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.56% -7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.91% -18.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 58 (44.27%) Oracle
2 55 (41.98%) Java
3 44 (33.59%) Web Services
4 38 (29.01%) PL/SQL
5 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
6 32 (24.43%) UNIX
6 32 (24.43%) Informatica
7 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database
8 29 (22.14%) Linux
8 29 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (21.37%) Finance
10 23 (17.56%) SC Cleared
11 22 (16.79%) XML
11 22 (16.79%) WebLogic
11 22 (16.79%) .NET
12 21 (16.03%) ITIL
12 21 (16.03%) Oracle Reports
13 20 (15.27%) Test Automation
13 20 (15.27%) Problem Management
13 20 (15.27%) QA
14 18 (13.74%) J2EE
14 18 (13.74%) C#
14 18 (13.74%) Migration
15 17 (12.98%) Service Management
15 17 (12.98%) SLA
15 17 (12.98%) ETL
15 17 (12.98%) TDD
16 16 (12.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (12.21%) Dimensional Modelling

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (16.79%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (6.11%) AquaLogic
4 6 (4.58%) Tuxedo
5 5 (3.82%) JBoss
6 4 (3.05%) FileNet
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.29%) SAS
8 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.53%) CMS
8 2 (1.53%) Apache
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.76%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) LDAP
2 4 (3.05%) SSL
2 4 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.29%) Network Security
4 2 (1.53%) 2G
5 1 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.76%) SSH
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) ATM
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database
2 21 (16.03%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (12.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (12.21%) MongoDB
4 15 (11.45%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (2.29%) QlikView
9 3 (2.29%) Base SAS
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.29%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (2.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (1.53%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (1.53%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Ant
2 13 (9.92%) ERwin
3 9 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.34%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (4.58%) Selenium
6 5 (3.82%) WATIR
6 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.82%) Sahi
7 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.53%) NeoLoad
8 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.53%) Toad
9 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.29%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.16%) ETL Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Informatica Developer
5 10 (7.63%) COBOL Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Lead Developer
6 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) QA Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Applications Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Consultant
9 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.82%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.05%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Linux Support
10 4 (3.05%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (2.29%) .NET Applications Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.59%) Web Services
2 22 (16.79%) XML
2 22 (16.79%) .NET
3 18 (13.74%) J2EE
4 15 (11.45%) RESTful
5 14 (10.69%) SOAP
6 9 (6.87%) Middleware
6 9 (6.87%) JMS
6 9 (6.87%) JDBC
6 9 (6.87%) JNDI
7 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (3.05%) jBPM
8 4 (3.05%) Software Packaging
9 3 (2.29%) JSF
10 2 (1.53%) CSS
10 2 (1.53%) XSLT
10 2 (1.53%) HTML
10 2 (1.53%) WCF
10 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Open Source
2 9 (6.87%) Clustering
3 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.34%) NHS
5 4 (3.05%) DataPower
6 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.53%) Informatics
7 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.43%) UNIX
2 29 (22.14%) Linux
3 14 (10.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.16%) VME
5 7 (5.34%) Windows
6 4 (3.05%) AIX
7 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.03%) ITIL
3 20 (15.27%) Test Automation
3 20 (15.27%) Problem Management
4 18 (13.74%) Migration
5 17 (12.98%) Service Management
5 17 (12.98%) ETL
5 17 (12.98%) TDD
6 16 (12.21%) Dimensional Modelling
6 16 (12.21%) BDD
7 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (10.69%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.16%) Workflow
10 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
10 11 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (7.63%) Agile Project Management
11 10 (7.63%) SOA
11 10 (7.63%) CRM
11 10 (7.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) Java
2 38 (29.01%) PL/SQL
3 18 (13.74%) C#
4 16 (12.21%) COBOL
5 15 (11.45%) Shell Script
6 14 (10.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.58%) Perl
9 6 (4.58%) C
10 4 (3.05%) Ruby
11 3 (2.29%) VBA
12 2 (1.53%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) Korn
13 1 (0.76%) VB6
13 1 (0.76%) Python
13 1 (0.76%) C++
13 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) Degree
4 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.29%) MCSE
5 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.27%) QA
2 17 (12.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) OpenView
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 58 (44.27%) Oracle
2 32 (24.43%) Informatica
3 14 (10.69%) Red Hat
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.16%) HP
5 7 (5.34%) IBM
6 6 (4.58%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.58%) Micro Focus
7 4 (3.05%) Cerner
7 4 (3.05%) Sun
7 4 (3.05%) SAP
7 4 (3.05%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.05%) Siebel
7 4 (3.05%) Axway
8 3 (2.29%) Cognos
9 2 (1.53%) VMware
10 1 (0.76%) PTC
10 1 (0.76%) Citrix
10 1 (0.76%) TSYS
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