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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 96 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.71% 22.80% 19.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.71% 50.53% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £210 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £440 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
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
175 190 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.30% 45.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 134 34
Average daily rate £325 £261 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.40% -12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.13 £170.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.27% +1268.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 47 (35.88%) Security Cleared
3 40 (30.53%) PL/SQL
4 39 (29.77%) Java
5 34 (25.95%) UNIX
6 33 (25.19%) Web Services
6 33 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
8 31 (23.66%) .NET
9 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database
10 29 (22.14%) C#
10 29 (22.14%) Linux
11 28 (21.37%) Finance
12 25 (19.08%) XML
13 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
13 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
14 22 (16.79%) Oracle Reports
14 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (16.03%) ITIL
16 20 (15.27%) Migration
17 19 (14.50%) Windows
17 19 (14.50%) Data Modelling
18 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
18 16 (12.21%) WebLogic
19 15 (11.45%) HP
19 15 (11.45%) Problem Management
20 14 (10.69%) VME
20 14 (10.69%) COBOL
20 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
21 13 (9.92%) J2EE

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (12.21%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.40%) SAS
3 9 (6.87%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (5.34%) AquaLogic
4 7 (5.34%) Tuxedo
5 6 (4.58%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.29%) IIS
7 3 (2.29%) JBoss
7 3 (2.29%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.29%) Apache
8 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.53%) CMS
8 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.76%) Node.js
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) Jetty
9 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.76%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (6.87%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (6.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) LDAP
2 5 (3.82%) DNS
3 3 (2.29%) DHCP
4 2 (1.53%) Firewall
4 2 (1.53%) 2G
4 2 (1.53%) SSH
4 2 (1.53%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.90%) Oracle Database
2 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
3 22 (16.79%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (5.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (5.34%) Base SAS
8 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (3.05%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (2.29%) QlikView
11 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.11%) Ant
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.58%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.58%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.29%) WATIR
5 3 (2.29%) Selenium
5 3 (2.29%) PVCS
5 3 (2.29%) Sahi
5 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.53%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.53%) Toad
6 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.76%) ERwin
7 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.29%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (55.73%) Developer
2 26 (19.85%) Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) .NET Developer
4 11 (8.40%) Consultant
5 9 (6.87%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.11%) ETL Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Informatica Developer
7 7 (5.34%) COBOL Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.82%) SAS Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Programmer
10 4 (3.05%) JRules Developer
10 4 (3.05%) JRules Consultant
11 3 (2.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.19%) Web Services
2 31 (23.66%) .NET
3 25 (19.08%) XML
4 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
5 13 (9.92%) J2EE
5 13 (9.92%) SOAP
6 11 (8.40%) Middleware
7 8 (6.11%) JMS
7 8 (6.11%) JNDI
7 8 (6.11%) JDBC
8 7 (5.34%) RESTful
9 6 (4.58%) MDX
10 5 (3.82%) JSF
10 5 (3.82%) JRules
11 4 (3.05%) HTML
11 4 (3.05%) jBPM
12 3 (2.29%) jQuery
12 3 (2.29%) CSS
13 2 (1.53%) XSLT
13 2 (1.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.40%) Clustering
2 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.87%) N-Tier
3 9 (6.87%) NHS
4 7 (5.34%) Open Source
5 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.53%) Informatics
7 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.95%) UNIX
2 29 (22.14%) Linux
3 19 (14.50%) Windows
4 14 (10.69%) VME
5 10 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.03%) ITIL
4 20 (15.27%) Migration
5 19 (14.50%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.45%) Problem Management
7 13 (9.92%) Data Management
8 11 (8.40%) Workflow
8 11 (8.40%) Service Management
9 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.63%) CRM
9 10 (7.63%) ETL
9 10 (7.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 10 (7.63%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (7.63%) Physical Data Model
10 9 (6.87%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.87%) SOA
11 8 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (6.11%) High Availability
12 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.53%) PL/SQL
2 39 (29.77%) Java
3 29 (22.14%) C#
4 14 (10.69%) COBOL
4 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.63%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.63%) VBA
5 10 (7.63%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.11%) VBScript
6 8 (6.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 7 (5.34%) VB
8 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.05%) C
10 3 (2.29%) Perl
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
11 2 (1.53%) Korn
11 2 (1.53%) Scala
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
12 1 (0.76%) Python
12 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (35.88%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.29%) Degree
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) SLA
2 10 (7.63%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) OpenView
2 2 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.53%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (44.27%) Oracle
2 23 (17.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.45%) HP
4 12 (9.16%) Informatica
5 11 (8.40%) Micro Focus
6 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.05%) VMware
7 4 (3.05%) Cerner
7 4 (3.05%) SAP
8 3 (2.29%) Citrix
8 3 (2.29%) Lotus
9 1 (0.76%) ILOG
9 1 (0.76%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.76%) TSYS
9 1 (0.76%) CA
9 1 (0.76%) Cognos
9 1 (0.76%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rate: £200 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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Rate: £200 - £270 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago