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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 190 83 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.64% 15.04% 19.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.15% 39.90% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 53 58
Median daily rate £320 £368 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +32.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £506 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
403 208 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.29% 37.68% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 138 129
Median daily rate £320 £373 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £532 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £15.51 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.81 £32.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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
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 30 May 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 113 (48.29%) Windows
2 99 (42.31%) Oracle
3 97 (41.45%) SQL Server
4 93 (39.74%) Security Cleared
5 89 (38.03%) HP
6 85 (36.32%) Unix
7 80 (34.19%) SC Cleared
8 74 (31.62%) Microsoft
9 69 (29.49%) Active Directory
10 68 (29.06%) Linux
11 67 (28.63%) Windows Server
12 62 (26.50%) VB
13 59 (25.21%) ITIL
14 58 (24.79%) DNS
15 52 (22.22%) Perl
16 46 (19.66%) PowerShell
17 44 (18.80%) TCP/IP
17 44 (18.80%) CA
18 43 (18.38%) Shell Script
18 43 (18.38%) MS Excel
19 42 (17.95%) T-SQL
20 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
21 37 (15.81%) PL/SQL
22 36 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
22 36 (15.38%) DHCP
22 36 (15.38%) Tivoli
22 36 (15.38%) Mentoring
23 35 (14.96%) ServiceNow
23 35 (14.96%) Citrix
24 34 (14.53%) VMware

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 25 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 16 (6.84%) IIS
4 14 (5.98%) JBoss
4 14 (5.98%) OpenStack
4 14 (5.98%) SAS
5 12 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 11 (4.70%) Apache
6 11 (4.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.99%) IBM Notes
9 6 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.14%) Node.js
11 4 (1.71%) CMS
12 3 (1.28%) Confluence
12 3 (1.28%) FileNet
13 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.84%) MS Office
3 5 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) Office 365
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.79%) DNS
2 44 (18.80%) TCP/IP
3 36 (15.38%) DHCP
4 25 (10.68%) SAN
5 21 (8.97%) Firewall
6 14 (5.98%) LDAP
6 14 (5.98%) SSL
7 12 (5.13%) SSH
8 8 (3.42%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (2.56%) Network Security
10 5 (2.14%) HTTP
11 2 (0.85%) VoIP
12 1 (0.43%) 3G
12 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.43%) Internet
12 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (41.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.11%) DB2
3 22 (9.40%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (8.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (6.84%) MongoDB
8 16 (6.84%) Oracle Database
8 16 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.85%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.85%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.85%) HBase
10 9 (3.85%) Pentaho
10 9 (3.85%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.40%) ERwin
2 17 (7.26%) MSI
2 17 (7.26%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.99%) Facilita Forecast
4 7 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.99%) HP UFT
4 7 (2.99%) LoadRunner
5 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.71%) Subversion
8 3 (1.28%) JIRA
9 1 (0.43%) Maven
9 1 (0.43%) Mockito
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (9.40%) Finance
2 5 (2.14%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.28%) Advertising
3 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (16.67%) Developer
2 21 (8.97%) Analyst
2 21 (8.97%) DBA
3 19 (8.12%) SQL DBA
4 17 (7.26%) SQL Developer
4 17 (7.26%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.13%) Tester
6 11 (4.70%) .NET Developer
7 9 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (3.85%) T-SQL Developer
8 8 (3.42%) Applications Developer
8 8 (3.42%) C# Developer
8 8 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (3.42%) Unix Engineer
8 8 (3.42%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 7 (2.99%) Architect
9 7 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (2.99%) Linux Support
9 7 (2.99%) Unix Support
10 6 (2.56%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.68%) .NET
2 18 (7.69%) XML
3 14 (5.98%) HTML
4 12 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.99%) Classic ASP
5 7 (2.99%) CSS
5 7 (2.99%) Middleware
5 7 (2.99%) Web Services
6 6 (2.56%) MDX
6 6 (2.56%) Software Packaging
6 6 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (2.14%) HTML5
7 5 (2.14%) XHTML
8 4 (1.71%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.71%) Apache CXF
9 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.28%) jQuery
9 3 (1.28%) JSON
9 3 (1.28%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.83%) Clustering
3 17 (7.26%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.27%) Replication
6 9 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.56%) DataPower
7 6 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.14%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.28%) Blog
10 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.28%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.28%) Ontologies
10 3 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 113 (48.29%) Windows
2 85 (36.32%) Unix
3 68 (29.06%) Linux
4 67 (28.63%) Windows Server
5 23 (9.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (6.84%) Windows XP
7 15 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.98%) AIX
9 12 (5.13%) Windows 7
10 11 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (3.42%) Solaris
12 5 (2.14%) zOS
13 3 (1.28%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) Android
14 1 (0.43%) CentOS
14 1 (0.43%) Debian
14 1 (0.43%) SUSE
14 1 (0.43%) VME
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.21%) ITIL
2 36 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 34 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.39%) Data Modelling
5 26 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 24 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 20 (8.55%) Migration
7 20 (8.55%) Problem Management
8 19 (8.12%) DevOps
9 17 (7.26%) Server Monitoring
10 16 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (6.41%) Change Management
11 15 (6.41%) Validation
12 14 (5.98%) Software Delivery
13 13 (5.56%) Defect Management
13 13 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (5.56%) Software Testing
14 12 (5.13%) ETL
14 12 (5.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.50%) VB
2 52 (22.22%) Perl
3 46 (19.66%) PowerShell
4 43 (18.38%) Shell Script
5 42 (17.95%) T-SQL
6 37 (15.81%) PL/SQL
7 27 (11.54%) VBScript
8 26 (11.11%) Java
9 24 (10.26%) C#
10 22 (9.40%) JavaScript
11 12 (5.13%) Korn
12 7 (2.99%) C++
13 6 (2.56%) Python
14 3 (1.28%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.28%) VBA
15 2 (0.85%) C
15 2 (0.85%) VB6
16 1 (0.43%) RPG
16 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 93 (39.74%) Security Cleared
2 80 (34.19%) SC Cleared
3 41 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (11.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (9.83%) Degree
6 18 (7.69%) MCSE
7 12 (5.13%) AAT
8 8 (3.42%) MCSD
9 6 (2.56%) ISEB
9 6 (2.56%) ISTQB
9 6 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (2.14%) MCDBA
10 5 (2.14%) MCTS
11 4 (1.71%) MCITP
11 4 (1.71%) MCP
11 4 (1.71%) MCSA
12 3 (1.28%) SAS Certification
13 2 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.12%) SLA
2 11 (4.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (3.85%) QA
4 5 (2.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (29.49%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (8.12%) XenApp
5 13 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 13 (5.56%) XenServer
6 11 (4.70%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.99%) NFS
8 5 (2.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (1.71%) vSphere
10 3 (1.28%) Docker
10 3 (1.28%) Firmware
10 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.85%) Brightmail
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 33 (14.10%) HP SiteScope
3 28 (11.97%) MOM
4 16 (6.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (5.98%) SCCM
6 13 (5.56%) Perfmon
7 10 (4.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (2.99%) OpenView
9 6 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.56%) HP SIM
9 6 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.56%) Puppet
10 4 (1.71%) SCOM
11 2 (0.85%) Netcool
11 2 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.85%) Unicenter
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle EDQ
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.43%) SAP Afaria
12 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (42.31%) Oracle
2 89 (38.03%) HP
3 74 (31.62%) Microsoft
4 44 (18.80%) CA
5 35 (14.96%) Citrix
5 35 (14.96%) ServiceNow
6 34 (14.53%) VMware
7 27 (11.54%) Informatica
7 27 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 26 (11.11%) BMC
9 13 (5.56%) AppSense
9 13 (5.56%) IBM
10 9 (3.85%) Tableau
11 7 (2.99%) Lotus
12 6 (2.56%) Axway
12 6 (2.56%) Siebel
12 6 (2.56%) Sun
13 5 (2.14%) Meridio
14 3 (1.28%) Altiris
15 2 (0.85%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 days ago