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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 52 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.48% 14.29% 11.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.24% 39.19% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £248 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.41% -4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £503 £336
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 £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
136 74 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.88% 36.45% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 43 26
Average daily rate £350 £250 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -12.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +871.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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 70 (50.00%) Oracle
2 48 (34.29%) Windows
2 48 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 45 (32.14%) UNIX
3 45 (32.14%) PL/SQL
4 44 (31.43%) Oracle Database
5 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
7 32 (22.86%) Java
8 30 (21.43%) ITIL
8 30 (21.43%) Linux
8 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 29 (20.71%) SC Cleared
10 28 (20.00%) VB
10 28 (20.00%) .NET
11 27 (19.29%) C#
11 27 (19.29%) Web Services
12 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (15.71%) Shell Script
13 22 (15.71%) C
14 21 (15.00%) Active Directory
15 20 (14.29%) XML
15 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 20 (14.29%) Tuxedo
16 19 (13.57%) Service Management
16 19 (13.57%) Service Delivery
16 19 (13.57%) Clustering
17 18 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (12.86%) HP
17 18 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 20 (14.29%) Tuxedo
2 17 (12.14%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.29%) SAS
4 10 (7.14%) Apache
5 7 (5.00%) IIS
5 7 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 6 (4.29%) MQSeries
6 6 (4.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (3.57%) AquaLogic
7 5 (3.57%) JBoss
8 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.71%) Jetty
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.71%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) LDAP
1 10 (7.14%) DNS
2 6 (4.29%) DHCP
3 4 (2.86%) Firewall
4 3 (2.14%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.43%) 2G
6 1 (0.71%) SSH
6 1 (0.71%) HTTP
6 1 (0.71%) Internet
6 1 (0.71%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 33 (23.57%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.57%) Base SAS
9 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.71%) DTS
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) PVCS
2 5 (3.57%) Ant
2 5 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.71%) JUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.71%) MSI
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (2.14%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (0.71%) Front Office
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.71%) Publishing
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Analyst
3 12 (8.57%) Consultant
4 8 (5.71%) Architect
4 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 6 (4.29%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (4.29%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (4.29%) SQL Developer
6 6 (4.29%) ETL Developer
6 6 (4.29%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.29%) Applications Support
6 6 (4.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.29%) COBOL Analyst
7 5 (3.57%) Tester
7 5 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.86%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (2.86%) Applications Developer
8 4 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.00%) .NET
2 27 (19.29%) Web Services
3 20 (14.29%) XML
3 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.29%) SOAP
4 13 (9.29%) Middleware
5 10 (7.14%) J2EE
5 10 (7.14%) MDX
6 5 (3.57%) JNDI
6 5 (3.57%) WCF
6 5 (3.57%) JRules
6 5 (3.57%) JMS
6 5 (3.57%) HTML
6 5 (3.57%) JDBC
7 4 (2.86%) CSS
8 3 (2.14%) WF
8 3 (2.14%) jQuery
8 3 (2.14%) RESTful
8 3 (2.14%) AppFabric
9 2 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Clustering
2 15 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) Open Source
7 2 (1.43%) CMDB
8 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.29%) Windows
2 45 (32.14%) UNIX
3 30 (21.43%) Linux
4 11 (7.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (7.86%) VME
5 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) ITIL
2 26 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.57%) Service Management
3 19 (13.57%) Service Delivery
4 17 (12.14%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.14%) Data Management
5 15 (10.71%) Migration
6 14 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 12 (8.57%) Web Design
8 11 (7.86%) Problem Management
9 10 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
9 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.71%) ETL
10 8 (5.71%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (5.00%) System Testing
11 7 (5.00%) Workflow
11 7 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.14%) PL/SQL
2 32 (22.86%) Java
3 28 (20.00%) VB
4 27 (19.29%) C#
5 22 (15.71%) C
5 22 (15.71%) Shell Script
6 16 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 15 (10.71%) VB6
8 14 (10.00%) VBA
8 14 (10.00%) VBScript
9 11 (7.86%) COBOL
10 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (2.14%) Perl
13 1 (0.71%) Korn
13 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.57%) ISEB
4 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.43%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) NFS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) OpenView
2 9 (6.43%) MIIS
3 5 (3.57%) HP SIM
3 5 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.71%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 70 (50.00%) Oracle
2 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.86%) HP
4 12 (8.57%) Informatica
5 10 (7.14%) Micro Focus
6 9 (6.43%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.00%) Lotus
7 7 (5.00%) VMware
7 7 (5.00%) Citrix
8 3 (2.14%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) ILOG
9 1 (0.71%) CA
9 1 (0.71%) EnterpriseDB
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