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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.93% 18.98% 7.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.22% 55.32% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 12
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£335 £318 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% +24.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £351 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.25 £12.99 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.88% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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
223 47 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 48.16% 34.31% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 30 49
Average daily rate £375 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.38 £12.99 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 82 (53.25%) Oracle
2 65 (42.21%) UNIX
3 56 (36.36%) Windows
4 53 (34.42%) PL/SQL
5 50 (32.47%) Security Cleared
6 47 (30.52%) Linux
7 40 (25.97%) Oracle Database
8 32 (20.78%) WebLogic
8 32 (20.78%) SC Cleared
9 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
10 29 (18.83%) ITIL
10 29 (18.83%) Java
11 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 26 (16.88%) HP
13 24 (15.58%) Red Hat
13 24 (15.58%) Web Services
14 23 (14.94%) Active Directory
15 22 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 22 (14.29%) C#
15 22 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (13.64%) Shell Script
16 21 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (13.64%) Clustering
17 20 (12.99%) .NET
17 20 (12.99%) LDAP
18 19 (12.34%) MS Excel
18 19 (12.34%) DNS
18 19 (12.34%) Firewall
19 18 (11.69%) Service Management
19 18 (11.69%) VB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 32 (20.78%) WebLogic
2 15 (9.74%) WebSphere
3 14 (9.09%) SAS
4 11 (7.14%) Tuxedo
5 10 (6.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.90%) Apache
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.60%) AquaLogic
8 3 (1.95%) FileNet
8 3 (1.95%) IIS
8 3 (1.95%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.95%) Documentum
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (7.79%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (6.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (5.84%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.60%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.99%) LDAP
2 19 (12.34%) DNS
2 19 (12.34%) Firewall
3 10 (6.49%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (5.19%) SSH
4 8 (5.19%) DHCP
5 5 (3.25%) LAN
5 5 (3.25%) WAN
5 5 (3.25%) SAN
5 5 (3.25%) VPN
6 3 (1.95%) SSL
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) Extranet
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.97%) Oracle Database
2 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (4.55%) Base SAS
10 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 5 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.95%) Oracle Discoverer
13 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) PVCS
1 7 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.60%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.60%) JMeter
4 3 (1.95%) Ant
5 2 (1.30%) JUnit
5 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.65%) Toad
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) ERwin
6 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 16 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (3.25%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.65%) Front Office
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Publishing
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (22.08%) Developer
2 25 (16.23%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Applications Support
4 14 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) DBA
7 8 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) Support Specialist
8 7 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Server Support
8 7 (4.55%) Tester
9 6 (3.90%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (3.90%) UNIX Support
10 5 (3.25%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.25%) Architect
10 5 (3.25%) Support Consultant
10 5 (3.25%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.58%) Web Services
2 20 (12.99%) .NET
3 16 (10.39%) XML
4 12 (7.79%) Middleware
5 9 (5.84%) J2EE
5 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.55%) HTML
7 6 (3.90%) SOAP
7 6 (3.90%) WCF
8 5 (3.25%) WF
8 5 (3.25%) Spring
8 5 (3.25%) AppFabric
8 5 (3.25%) CSS
9 4 (2.60%) MDX
9 4 (2.60%) HTML5
10 3 (1.95%) JNDI
10 3 (1.95%) jQuery
10 3 (1.95%) JDBC
10 3 (1.95%) JMS
11 2 (1.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.64%) Clustering
2 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.90%) Replication
3 6 (3.90%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.25%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.25%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.25%) Open Source
5 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.60%) Statistics
6 3 (1.95%) NHS
7 2 (1.30%) CMDB
7 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 65 (42.21%) UNIX
2 56 (36.36%) Windows
3 47 (30.52%) Linux
4 22 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.79%) Windows XP
6 10 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.19%) AIX
8 8 (5.19%) HPUX
9 5 (3.25%) Solaris
10 2 (1.30%) Android
10 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.83%) ITIL
2 22 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 21 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.69%) Service Management
4 18 (11.69%) Performance Testing
5 16 (10.39%) Workflow
6 15 (9.74%) Data Management
7 13 (8.44%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.49%) CRM
9 10 (6.49%) Migration
10 9 (5.84%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.84%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (5.19%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.55%) Change Management
12 7 (4.55%) Regression Testing
12 7 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.42%) PL/SQL
2 29 (18.83%) Java
3 22 (14.29%) C#
4 21 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 18 (11.69%) VB
6 16 (10.39%) C
6 16 (10.39%) Perl
7 11 (7.14%) VB6
8 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.19%) Korn
10 7 (4.55%) VBA
11 6 (3.90%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.90%) C++
11 6 (3.90%) VBScript
12 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.95%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (1.30%) MUMPS
14 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.65%) COBOL
15 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (32.47%) Security Cleared
2 32 (20.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.60%) MCDBA
5 4 (2.60%) MCT
5 4 (2.60%) ISEB
6 2 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) SLA
2 8 (5.19%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) HL7
3 2 (1.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.19%) NFS
4 5 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.60%) KVM
5 4 (2.60%) RHEV
6 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) OpenView
2 8 (5.19%) MIIS
3 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.30%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.65%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 82 (53.25%) Oracle
2 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 26 (16.88%) HP
4 24 (15.58%) Red Hat
5 15 (9.74%) JBoss
6 13 (8.44%) Informatica
6 13 (8.44%) VMware
7 8 (5.19%) Citrix
8 6 (3.90%) Business Objects
8 6 (3.90%) Sun
8 6 (3.90%) Siebel
9 5 (3.25%) Veritas
10 4 (2.60%) IBM
11 3 (1.95%) Lotus
11 3 (1.95%) SAP
12 2 (1.30%) InterSystems
12 2 (1.30%) Apple
12 2 (1.30%) Axway
13 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.65%) CA
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