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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 178 115 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.68% 14.63% 17.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.11% 34.85% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 74 49
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +85.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.70% +35.00%
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
507 330 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.67% 41.98% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 227 152
Median daily rate £350 £470 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +27.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.20 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 209 (50.24%) Windows
2 200 (48.08%) Security Cleared
3 180 (43.27%) SQL Server
4 163 (39.18%) HP
5 162 (38.94%) SC Cleared
6 159 (38.22%) Oracle
7 147 (35.34%) Unix
8 140 (33.65%) Microsoft
9 137 (32.93%) Windows Server
10 132 (31.73%) ITIL
11 129 (31.01%) Linux
12 127 (30.53%) Active Directory
13 101 (24.28%) DNS
14 94 (22.60%) VB
15 90 (21.63%) Shell Script
15 90 (21.63%) PowerShell
16 83 (19.95%) Perl
17 80 (19.23%) VMware
18 79 (18.99%) CA
19 78 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 78 (18.75%) MS Excel
20 77 (18.51%) TCP/IP
21 72 (17.31%) DHCP
22 70 (16.83%) BPSS Clearance
23 69 (16.59%) Citrix
24 64 (15.38%) Tivoli
25 63 (15.14%) Java
26 62 (14.90%) BMC
27 61 (14.66%) PL/SQL
28 57 (13.70%) ServiceNow

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 44 (10.58%) IIS
2 28 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 25 (6.01%) Oracle Workflow
4 24 (5.77%) Apache
5 21 (5.05%) MS Exchange
6 20 (4.81%) IBM Notes
6 20 (4.81%) WebLogic
7 17 (4.09%) OpenStack
8 16 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.13%) JBoss
10 10 (2.40%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.44%) FileNet
12 6 (1.44%) Tuxedo
13 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 78 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.29%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (5.29%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (5.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (4.09%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (4.09%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (4.09%) Oracle Payables
4 16 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (1.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 7 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.09%) Office 365
2 12 (2.88%) IaaS
2 12 (2.88%) PaaS
2 12 (2.88%) SaaS
3 6 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.20%) HP Helion
5 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.48%) GitHub
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.48%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.48%) Linode
6 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (24.28%) DNS
2 77 (18.51%) TCP/IP
3 72 (17.31%) DHCP
4 50 (12.02%) SAN
5 44 (10.58%) Firewall
6 19 (4.57%) SSL
7 13 (3.13%) LDAP
8 10 (2.40%) HTTP
8 10 (2.40%) NAS
9 8 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.92%) Network Security
10 7 (1.68%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.68%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.44%) SSH
12 5 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
13 3 (0.72%) 3G
13 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.48%) FTP
14 2 (0.48%) Internet
14 2 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.78%) DB2
3 27 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (6.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (5.53%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (5.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 20 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
11 16 (3.85%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.40%) OLTP
13 9 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (1.68%) Relational Database
16 5 (1.20%) MySQL
17 4 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
18 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
18 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (10.58%) MSI
2 24 (5.77%) GCC
2 24 (5.77%) GDB
3 22 (5.29%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (2.88%) ProC
7 11 (2.64%) HP UFT
8 8 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (1.68%) LoadRunner
9 7 (1.68%) Selenium
10 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.44%) Sahi
10 6 (1.44%) WATIR
11 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.96%) Facilita Forecast
12 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.96%) NMock
12 4 (0.96%) WiX
13 3 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 29 (6.97%) Finance
2 17 (4.09%) General Ledger
3 10 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.20%) Back Office
5 3 (0.72%) Advertising
6 2 (0.48%) Marketing
6 2 (0.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.24%) Law
7 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (22.84%) Developer
2 38 (9.13%) Support Engineer
3 28 (6.73%) Oracle Developer
4 27 (6.49%) DBA
5 23 (5.53%) SQL DBA
6 22 (5.29%) SQL Developer
7 19 (4.57%) Automation Engineer
8 15 (3.61%) E-Business Developer
9 14 (3.37%) C++ Developer
10 13 (3.13%) Analyst
10 13 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.13%) Technical Leader
11 12 (2.88%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.64%) Administrator
12 11 (2.64%) Consultant
12 11 (2.64%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.64%) Lead Developer
12 11 (2.64%) PL/SQL Developer
12 11 (2.64%) Wintel Support
13 10 (2.40%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.54%) XML
2 41 (9.86%) .NET
3 38 (9.13%) Middleware
4 20 (4.81%) Web Services
5 12 (2.88%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.64%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.16%) JSON
8 8 (1.92%) Software Packaging
8 8 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (1.68%) HTML
10 6 (1.44%) J2EE
11 5 (1.20%) CSS
11 5 (1.20%) jQuery
12 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (0.96%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.96%) Regular Expression
13 3 (0.72%) REST
14 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (0.48%) HTML5
14 2 (0.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.74%) Clustering
2 25 (6.01%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 13 (3.13%) Replication
6 11 (2.64%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.16%) CMDB
8 8 (1.92%) DataPower
9 7 (1.68%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 209 (50.24%) Windows
2 147 (35.34%) Unix
3 137 (32.93%) Windows Server
4 129 (31.01%) Linux
5 32 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 31 (7.45%) Solaris
7 28 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (5.77%) AIX
9 23 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (4.81%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.92%) zOS
13 7 (1.68%) HPUX
14 4 (0.96%) Android
14 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.48%) CentOS
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (31.73%) ITIL
2 52 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 47 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (11.06%) Configuration Management
5 43 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 35 (8.41%) Problem Management
7 34 (8.17%) High Availability
8 32 (7.69%) Migration
9 31 (7.45%) Change Management
10 28 (6.73%) Server Monitoring
11 27 (6.49%) Software Delivery
12 26 (6.25%) Software Distribution
12 26 (6.25%) Workflow
13 24 (5.77%) Multithreading
13 24 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
14 23 (5.53%) CRM
14 23 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (5.29%) DevOps
15 22 (5.29%) OO
16 21 (5.05%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 94 (22.60%) VB
2 90 (21.63%) PowerShell
2 90 (21.63%) Shell Script
3 83 (19.95%) Perl
4 63 (15.14%) Java
5 61 (14.66%) PL/SQL
6 56 (13.46%) T-SQL
7 49 (11.78%) C#
8 45 (10.82%) C
9 44 (10.58%) VBScript
10 36 (8.65%) C++
11 34 (8.17%) JavaScript
12 20 (4.81%) Python
13 15 (3.61%) Jython
14 9 (2.16%) Korn
14 9 (2.16%) Ruby
15 5 (1.20%) PHP
16 4 (0.96%) Bourne shell
17 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 200 (48.08%) Security Cleared
2 162 (38.94%) SC Cleared
3 78 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (16.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 34 (8.17%) Degree
6 28 (6.73%) MCSE
7 24 (5.77%) AAT
8 14 (3.37%) MCTS
9 13 (3.13%) MCSA
10 9 (2.16%) MCITP
10 9 (2.16%) MCSD
11 8 (1.92%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.92%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.92%) MCP
11 8 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.44%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.48%) CISSP
13 2 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.62%) SLA
2 28 (6.73%) QA
3 26 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) WAI
6 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 127 (30.53%) Active Directory
2 54 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 34 (8.17%) XenApp
5 26 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 26 (6.25%) XenServer
6 24 (5.77%) Terminal Services
7 10 (2.40%) vSphere
8 9 (2.16%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (1.92%) Firmware
10 7 (1.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (1.20%) NFS
13 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.96%) Xen
14 2 (0.48%) Brightmail
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 56 (13.46%) HP SiteScope
3 51 (12.26%) MOM
4 34 (8.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 29 (6.97%) SCCM
5 29 (6.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 28 (6.73%) Perfmon
7 25 (6.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 25 (6.01%) Puppet
8 20 (4.81%) OpenView
9 14 (3.37%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 14 (3.37%) HP SIM
10 13 (3.13%) SCOrch
11 12 (2.88%) BladeLogic
12 11 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (1.44%) PowerCLI
14 5 (1.20%) SCOM
14 5 (1.20%) WSUS
15 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.96%) Netcool
Vendors
1 163 (39.18%) HP
2 159 (38.22%) Oracle
3 140 (33.65%) Microsoft
4 80 (19.23%) VMware
5 79 (18.99%) CA
6 69 (16.59%) Citrix
7 62 (14.90%) BMC
8 57 (13.70%) ServiceNow
9 27 (6.49%) AppSense
10 22 (5.29%) Red Hat
11 21 (5.05%) IBM
11 21 (5.05%) Informatica
12 20 (4.81%) Lotus
13 17 (4.09%) Dell
14 15 (3.61%) Sun
15 8 (1.92%) Axway
15 8 (1.92%) Siebel
16 6 (1.44%) Meridio
17 5 (1.20%) Google
17 5 (1.20%) SAP
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