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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL 218 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.43% 10.61% 20.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.90% 34.13% 43.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 37 49
Median daily rate £320 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £422 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 0
Median hourly rate £28.88 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.88 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +12.50%
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
420 208 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.50% 31.09% 47.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 130 115
Median daily rate £330 £398 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 4 6
Median hourly rate £32.58 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £37.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.63 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL 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.

1 178 (51.30%) Windows
2 167 (48.13%) Oracle
3 159 (45.82%) Security Cleared
4 151 (43.52%) SQL Server
5 136 (39.19%) SC Cleared
6 133 (38.33%) HP
7 129 (37.18%) Unix
8 121 (34.87%) Microsoft
9 110 (31.70%) Active Directory
10 108 (31.12%) Windows Server
11 96 (27.67%) ITIL
12 95 (27.38%) DNS
13 94 (27.09%) Linux
14 90 (25.94%) VB
15 77 (22.19%) Shell Script
16 75 (21.61%) PowerShell
17 73 (21.04%) Perl
18 71 (20.46%) Microsoft Certification
19 67 (19.31%) Citrix
20 66 (19.02%) DHCP
20 66 (19.02%) MS Excel
21 65 (18.73%) PL/SQL
22 63 (18.16%) VMware
23 61 (17.58%) TCP/IP
23 61 (17.58%) CA
24 59 (17.00%) BPSS Clearance
25 57 (16.43%) T-SQL
26 54 (15.56%) Tivoli
27 49 (14.12%) ServiceNow
28 48 (13.83%) Microsoft App-V

SQL
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 33 (9.51%) IIS
2 24 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.63%) WebLogic
4 22 (6.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 21 (6.05%) MS Exchange
6 20 (5.76%) Apache
6 20 (5.76%) IBM Notes
7 16 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (4.32%) OpenStack
9 14 (4.03%) JBoss
10 11 (3.17%) SAS
11 6 (1.73%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.44%) CMS
12 5 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.86%) Confluence
14 3 (0.86%) FileNet
14 3 (0.86%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 66 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (6.34%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (5.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (4.61%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (4.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (4.61%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (4.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (1.73%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.61%) Office 365
2 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.86%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (27.38%) DNS
2 66 (19.02%) DHCP
3 61 (17.58%) TCP/IP
4 42 (12.10%) SAN
5 40 (11.53%) Firewall
6 15 (4.32%) SSL
7 14 (4.03%) LDAP
8 12 (3.46%) SSH
9 8 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.73%) Network Security
11 3 (0.86%) 3G
11 3 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.58%) Internet
12 2 (0.58%) Skype
12 2 (0.58%) VoIP
13 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.29%) HTTP
13 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (43.52%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.82%) DB2
3 30 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (6.92%) Oracle Database
6 23 (6.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (6.34%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (6.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 21 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 8 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.02%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (11.82%) MSI
2 20 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 17 (4.90%) ERwin
5 15 (4.32%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (2.88%) ProC
7 9 (2.59%) HP UFT
8 8 (2.31%) LoadRunner
8 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (2.02%) Facilita Forecast
9 7 (2.02%) GCC
9 7 (2.02%) GDB
10 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.86%) JIRA
12 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.58%) Sahi
12 2 (0.58%) Selenium
12 2 (0.58%) WATIR
13 1 (0.29%) Mockito
13 1 (0.29%) NMock
General
1 34 (9.80%) Finance
2 16 (4.61%) General Ledger
3 8 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.73%) Advertising
5 3 (0.86%) Marketing
6 2 (0.58%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (22.19%) Developer
2 31 (8.93%) Support Engineer
3 26 (7.49%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (5.76%) SQL Developer
5 18 (5.19%) Analyst
5 18 (5.19%) DBA
6 17 (4.90%) SQL DBA
7 14 (4.03%) .NET Developer
7 14 (4.03%) E-Business Developer
8 12 (3.46%) Applications Developer
8 12 (3.46%) Tester
9 11 (3.17%) C# Developer
9 11 (3.17%) Wintel Support
10 10 (2.88%) Oracle Financials Developer
11 9 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (2.59%) Consultant
11 9 (2.59%) Office 365 Engineer
11 9 (2.59%) Server Support
12 8 (2.31%) Architect
12 8 (2.31%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.24%) XML
2 31 (8.93%) .NET
3 22 (6.34%) Middleware
4 14 (4.03%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.17%) HTML
5 11 (3.17%) Web Services
6 8 (2.31%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.02%) jQuery
8 6 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (1.73%) CSS
8 6 (1.73%) MDX
8 6 (1.73%) Software Packaging
8 6 (1.73%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (1.44%) Classic ASP
9 5 (1.44%) JSON
10 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.15%) Entity Framework
10 4 (1.15%) Regular Expression
11 3 (0.86%) J2EE
12 2 (0.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.68%) Clustering
2 25 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.63%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.75%) Replication
6 12 (3.46%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.59%) CMDB
8 8 (2.31%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.02%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (2.02%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.73%) DataPower
10 6 (1.73%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.15%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.15%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.86%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 178 (51.30%) Windows
2 129 (37.18%) Unix
3 108 (31.12%) Windows Server
4 94 (27.09%) Linux
5 24 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (6.63%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.05%) Solaris
8 20 (5.76%) AIX
9 19 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (5.19%) Windows XP
11 15 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.02%) zOS
13 6 (1.73%) HPUX
14 4 (1.15%) Android
14 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.29%) SUSE
16 1 (0.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (27.67%) ITIL
2 48 (13.83%) Incident Management
3 47 (13.54%) Mentoring
4 44 (12.68%) Configuration Management
5 37 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (9.22%) High Availability
7 30 (8.65%) Migration
8 29 (8.36%) Problem Management
9 28 (8.07%) Software Delivery
10 27 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (7.49%) Server Monitoring
12 24 (6.92%) Change Management
12 24 (6.92%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (6.63%) Data Modelling
13 23 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (6.34%) ETL
14 22 (6.34%) Workflow
15 21 (6.05%) Application Packaging
15 21 (6.05%) Regression Testing
16 20 (5.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 90 (25.94%) VB
2 77 (22.19%) Shell Script
3 75 (21.61%) PowerShell
4 73 (21.04%) Perl
5 65 (18.73%) PL/SQL
6 57 (16.43%) T-SQL
7 45 (12.97%) VBScript
8 37 (10.66%) Java
9 32 (9.22%) C#
10 20 (5.76%) C
11 19 (5.48%) JavaScript
12 13 (3.75%) Korn
13 12 (3.46%) C++
14 4 (1.15%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.15%) Python
15 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.86%) VBA
16 2 (0.58%) PHP
16 2 (0.58%) Ruby
17 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 159 (45.82%) Security Cleared
2 136 (39.19%) SC Cleared
3 71 (20.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (17.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 34 (9.80%) Degree
6 24 (6.92%) AAT
7 23 (6.63%) MCSE
8 13 (3.75%) MCTS
9 11 (3.17%) ISTQB
10 9 (2.59%) MCSD
11 8 (2.31%) MCITP
11 8 (2.31%) MCP
11 8 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.02%) ISEB
13 6 (1.73%) MCDBA
13 6 (1.73%) MCSA
14 5 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.86%) SAS Certification
16 2 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.95%) SLA
2 22 (6.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (4.32%) QA
4 6 (1.73%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 110 (31.70%) Active Directory
2 48 (13.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 37 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (9.80%) XenApp
5 26 (7.49%) XenDesktop
5 26 (7.49%) XenServer
6 24 (6.92%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.31%) Firmware
8 7 (2.02%) NFS
8 7 (2.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (1.44%) Hyper-V
10 4 (1.15%) vSphere
11 3 (0.86%) Docker
12 2 (0.58%) Brightmail
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 54 (15.56%) Tivoli
2 48 (13.83%) HP SiteScope
3 43 (12.39%) MOM
4 31 (8.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 30 (8.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 28 (8.07%) Perfmon
6 28 (8.07%) SCCM
7 23 (6.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 20 (5.76%) OpenView
9 14 (4.03%) HP SIM
10 7 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.73%) Puppet
12 5 (1.44%) SCOM
13 3 (0.86%) Netcool
14 2 (0.58%) Data Guard
14 2 (0.58%) SAP Afaria
14 2 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.58%) Unicenter
14 2 (0.58%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 167 (48.13%) Oracle
2 133 (38.33%) HP
3 121 (34.87%) Microsoft
4 67 (19.31%) Citrix
5 63 (18.16%) VMware
6 61 (17.58%) CA
7 49 (14.12%) ServiceNow
8 41 (11.82%) BMC
9 34 (9.80%) Informatica
10 28 (8.07%) Red Hat
11 27 (7.78%) AppSense
12 20 (5.76%) Lotus
13 16 (4.61%) IBM
14 12 (3.46%) Sun
15 6 (1.73%) Axway
15 6 (1.73%) Meridio
15 6 (1.73%) Siebel
15 6 (1.73%) Tableau
16 4 (1.15%) SAP
17 3 (0.86%) Altiris
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