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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 81 100 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.77% 20.45% 14.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.90% 46.51% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 66 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £199 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £440 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
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
203 215 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.03% 43.97% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 151 29
Average daily rate £323 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £421 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.84 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 65 (48.87%) Oracle
2 42 (31.58%) Java
2 42 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 41 (30.83%) PL/SQL
4 40 (30.08%) Oracle Database
5 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (26.32%) Web Services
7 34 (25.56%) UNIX
8 28 (21.05%) .NET
9 27 (20.30%) Data Modelling
10 26 (19.55%) Linux
10 26 (19.55%) C#
10 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
11 25 (18.80%) Informatica
12 24 (18.05%) XML
12 24 (18.05%) Finance
13 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (15.04%) Migration
15 18 (13.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (13.53%) Dimensional Modelling
15 18 (13.53%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (13.53%) ETL
15 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
16 16 (12.03%) ITIL
16 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
17 15 (11.28%) COBOL
17 15 (11.28%) VME
18 14 (10.53%) Problem Management
18 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
18 14 (10.53%) WebLogic

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.26%) Tuxedo
2 7 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (5.26%) AquaLogic
3 6 (4.51%) MQSeries
3 6 (4.51%) SAS
4 4 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.26%) JBoss
5 3 (2.26%) Apache
5 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.50%) FileNet
6 2 (1.50%) CMS
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) OpenROAD
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.02%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.75%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) LDAP
2 2 (1.50%) 2G
2 2 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) ATM
3 1 (0.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.08%) Oracle Database
2 18 (13.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (13.53%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.76%) Base SAS
8 4 (3.01%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (3.01%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (2.26%) QlikView
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (9.02%) ERwin
2 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.02%) Ant
4 6 (4.51%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.51%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.26%) Sahi
6 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.26%) WATIR
6 3 (2.26%) Selenium
7 2 (1.50%) Toad
7 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.50%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.26%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (57.89%) Developer
2 26 (19.55%) Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.28%) ETL Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Informatica Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Consultant
6 9 (6.77%) Applications Developer
6 9 (6.77%) COBOL Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.01%) SAS Developer
9 4 (3.01%) JRules Developer
9 4 (3.01%) JRules Consultant
10 3 (2.26%) Technical Design Leader
10 3 (2.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.32%) Web Services
2 28 (21.05%) .NET
3 24 (18.05%) XML
4 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.02%) J2EE
6 11 (8.27%) SOAP
7 9 (6.77%) Middleware
8 8 (6.02%) JNDI
8 8 (6.02%) JMS
8 8 (6.02%) JDBC
8 8 (6.02%) RESTful
9 5 (3.76%) JRules
9 5 (3.76%) JSF
9 5 (3.76%) MDX
10 4 (3.01%) jBPM
10 4 (3.01%) HTML
11 3 (2.26%) CSS
11 3 (2.26%) jQuery
12 2 (1.50%) WCF
12 2 (1.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Clustering
1 8 (6.02%) NHS
1 8 (6.02%) Open Source
2 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.51%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.01%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.50%) Informatics
5 2 (1.50%) DataPower
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) UNIX
2 26 (19.55%) Linux
3 15 (11.28%) VME
4 11 (8.27%) Windows
4 11 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.82%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (20.30%) Data Modelling
3 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.04%) Migration
5 18 (13.53%) Dimensional Modelling
5 18 (13.53%) ETL
6 16 (12.03%) ITIL
7 14 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 11 (8.27%) Service Management
9 10 (7.52%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.52%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (7.52%) Physical Data Model
9 10 (7.52%) Workflow
9 10 (7.52%) CRM
10 9 (6.77%) SOA
10 9 (6.77%) Data Management
11 8 (6.02%) TDD
11 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.02%) High Availability
11 8 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (31.58%) Java
2 41 (30.83%) PL/SQL
3 26 (19.55%) C#
4 15 (11.28%) COBOL
5 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.77%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.02%) VBA
7 8 (6.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 7 (5.26%) VB
8 7 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.76%) VBScript
10 4 (3.01%) Perl
10 4 (3.01%) C
11 2 (1.50%) Ruby
12 1 (0.75%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) C++
12 1 (0.75%) Python
12 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) SLA
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) OpenView
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (48.87%) Oracle
2 25 (18.80%) Informatica
3 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.27%) HP
4 11 (8.27%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.52%) Micro Focus
6 6 (4.51%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.01%) SAP
7 4 (3.01%) Cerner
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
9 2 (1.50%) Axway
9 2 (1.50%) VMware
9 2 (1.50%) Siebel
9 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.50%) Sun
9 2 (1.50%) Citrix
10 1 (0.75%) TSYS
10 1 (0.75%) ILOG
10 1 (0.75%) Lotus
10 1 (0.75%) Cognos
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago