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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 24 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.69% 7.54% 14.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.57% 17.69% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 33
Median daily rate £350 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £219 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £673 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
280 277 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.12% 42.62% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 169 97
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 114 (47.90%) Windows
2 107 (44.96%) Linux
3 86 (36.13%) Unix
4 82 (34.45%) Security Cleared
5 74 (31.09%) Microsoft
6 72 (30.25%) ITIL
7 68 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 67 (28.15%) SQL Server
9 65 (27.31%) HP
10 61 (25.63%) SC Cleared
11 60 (25.21%) Java
12 58 (24.37%) Perl
13 56 (23.53%) Oracle
13 56 (23.53%) Active Directory
14 52 (21.85%) TCP/IP
15 46 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (18.49%) Shell Script
17 43 (18.07%) .NET
17 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
18 42 (17.65%) PowerShell
18 42 (17.65%) Open Source
19 41 (17.23%) JavaScript
19 41 (17.23%) VB
20 36 (15.13%) AIX
21 34 (14.29%) C#
21 34 (14.29%) CA
21 34 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
22 33 (13.87%) DevOps
22 33 (13.87%) DNS
23 32 (13.45%) LDAP

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 21 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 19 (7.98%) JBoss
3 13 (5.46%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.04%) IIS
5 10 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (3.36%) FileNet
6 8 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.94%) Confluence
8 6 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.10%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.26%) Apache
10 3 (1.26%) GeoServer
10 3 (1.26%) NServiceBus
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.26%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.84%) Jetty
11 2 (0.84%) Mongrel
11 2 (0.84%) nginx
11 2 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.34%) IaaS
1 27 (11.34%) PaaS
1 27 (11.34%) SaaS
2 8 (3.36%) HP Helion
3 6 (2.52%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.26%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) G Suite
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Office 365
7 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 52 (21.85%) TCP/IP
2 33 (13.87%) DNS
3 32 (13.45%) LDAP
4 20 (8.40%) DHCP
5 18 (7.56%) Firewall
6 16 (6.72%) SSL
7 13 (5.46%) HTTP
7 13 (5.46%) NAS
8 11 (4.62%) HTTPS
8 11 (4.62%) SAN
9 10 (4.20%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (3.36%) OpenLDAP
10 8 (3.36%) SSH
11 7 (2.94%) Network Security
12 3 (1.26%) Internet
13 2 (0.84%) FTP
13 2 (0.84%) IPsec
14 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
14 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.98%) DB2
3 16 (6.72%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.46%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (5.04%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.36%) OLTP
8 7 (2.94%) Ingres
9 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.68%) GIS
11 4 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.26%) MySQL
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.84%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 14 (5.88%) Selenium
2 13 (5.46%) Sahi
2 13 (5.46%) WATIR
3 10 (4.20%) GCC
3 10 (4.20%) GDB
3 10 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.36%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.94%) JIRA
7 5 (2.10%) MSI
8 3 (1.26%) Ant
8 3 (1.26%) Gradle
8 3 (1.26%) JUnit
8 3 (1.26%) Maven
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.26%) Subversion
8 3 (1.26%) WiX
General
1 11 (4.62%) Finance
2 5 (2.10%) Back Office
3 3 (1.26%) Banking
4 2 (0.84%) Advertising
4 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Law
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (21.85%) Developer
2 34 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 33 (13.87%) DBA
4 32 (13.45%) Automation Engineer
5 21 (8.82%) Administrator
6 18 (7.56%) SQL DBA
7 16 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (6.30%) .NET Developer
9 13 (5.46%) SQL Developer
10 12 (5.04%) Migration Engineer
11 11 (4.62%) Oracle DBA
12 10 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.78%) C# Developer
14 8 (3.36%) SQL Server DBA
15 7 (2.94%) Product Engineer
15 7 (2.94%) Products Support Engineer
15 7 (2.94%) QA Engineer
15 7 (2.94%) Software Developer
16 6 (2.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.07%) .NET
2 24 (10.08%) XML
3 21 (8.82%) Middleware
4 20 (8.40%) Web Services
5 13 (5.46%) HTML
5 13 (5.46%) Software Packaging
6 11 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.20%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (2.94%) CSS
10 6 (2.52%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.52%) J2EE
10 6 (2.52%) REST
11 5 (2.10%) Entity Framework
11 5 (2.10%) JPA
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (2.10%) Spring
12 4 (1.68%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.68%) WPF
13 3 (1.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.46%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.20%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.78%) Clustering
6 8 (3.36%) DataPower
7 6 (2.52%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.10%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.26%) NHS
10 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.84%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.42%) iPad
11 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 114 (47.90%) Windows
2 107 (44.96%) Linux
3 86 (36.13%) Unix
4 68 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 36 (15.13%) AIX
6 24 (10.08%) Windows 7
7 23 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 16 (6.72%) Solaris
10 13 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (5.46%) zOS
11 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.68%) MVS
14 2 (0.84%) VME
14 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.42%) HPUX
15 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (30.25%) ITIL
2 46 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.65%) Open Source
4 33 (13.87%) DevOps
5 30 (12.61%) Change Management
5 30 (12.61%) Problem Management
6 29 (12.18%) OO
7 23 (9.66%) Change Control
8 22 (9.24%) Virtual Environments
9 20 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (8.40%) Data Management
9 20 (8.40%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 19 (7.98%) ITSM
11 18 (7.56%) Configuration Management
11 18 (7.56%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.56%) Server Monitoring
11 18 (7.56%) TDD
12 17 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (7.14%) Workflow
13 16 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.21%) Java
2 58 (24.37%) Perl
3 44 (18.49%) Shell Script
4 42 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 41 (17.23%) JavaScript
5 41 (17.23%) VB
6 34 (14.29%) C#
7 29 (12.18%) PL/SQL
8 20 (8.40%) T-SQL
9 16 (6.72%) C
9 16 (6.72%) Python
10 15 (6.30%) C++
11 14 (5.88%) Jython
11 14 (5.88%) Ruby
12 8 (3.36%) Korn
13 5 (2.10%) VBScript
14 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.84%) REXX
14 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.42%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 82 (34.45%) Security Cleared
2 61 (25.63%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 21 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.94%) MCSA
4 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.10%) MCSE
6 4 (1.68%) Degree
7 2 (0.84%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.42%) MCITP
8 1 (0.42%) MCTS
8 1 (0.42%) OCA
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.42%) SANS
8 1 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.24%) QA
2 13 (5.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.42%) WAI
4 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.20%) NFS
4 9 (3.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (3.36%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (2.94%) Docker
7 6 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.52%) vSphere
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.84%) Xen
10 2 (0.84%) XenApp
10 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.84%) XenServer
11 1 (0.42%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 34 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
2 32 (13.45%) Puppet
3 24 (10.08%) Tivoli
4 19 (7.98%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 19 (7.98%) SCCM
5 16 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (5.88%) SCOrch
7 13 (5.46%) BladeLogic
8 8 (3.36%) Control-M
8 8 (3.36%) Forum Sentry
9 7 (2.94%) MOM
9 7 (2.94%) WSUS
10 5 (2.10%) Data Guard
10 5 (2.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.84%) SCOM
12 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.42%) OMEGAMON
13 1 (0.42%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 74 (31.09%) Microsoft
2 65 (27.31%) HP
3 56 (23.53%) Oracle
4 34 (14.29%) CA
5 25 (10.50%) Red Hat
6 24 (10.08%) IBM
7 19 (7.98%) BMC
7 19 (7.98%) VMware
8 16 (6.72%) Dell
9 14 (5.88%) Sun
10 8 (3.36%) Axway
10 8 (3.36%) Informatica
10 8 (3.36%) Siebel
11 6 (2.52%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.10%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.68%) Google
13 4 (1.68%) Symantec
13 4 (1.68%) Veritas
14 3 (1.26%) Citrix
14 3 (1.26%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £370 - £410 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago