The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 64 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.23% 10.18% 8.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.79% 47.22% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £255 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £350 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
165 36 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.01% 21.56% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 22 64
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £395 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
Tyne and Wear

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 86 (53.42%) Oracle
2 68 (42.24%) UNIX
3 61 (37.89%) PL/SQL
4 54 (33.54%) Security Cleared
5 42 (26.09%) Oracle Database
6 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
7 37 (22.98%) Linux
7 37 (22.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 36 (22.36%) Windows
9 30 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 26 (16.15%) Data Modelling
12 23 (14.29%) WebLogic
12 23 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
13 22 (13.66%) HP
14 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 21 (13.04%) Configuration Management
14 21 (13.04%) ITIL
15 19 (11.80%) Java
15 19 (11.80%) SAS
15 19 (11.80%) Red Hat
15 19 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (11.18%) Workflow
17 17 (10.56%) VMware
17 17 (10.56%) Firewall
17 17 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (9.94%) DNS
18 16 (9.94%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (9.94%) C#
19 15 (9.32%) Perl

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 23 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 19 (11.80%) SAS
3 13 (8.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (6.83%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.21%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.48%) Drupal
6 4 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.86%) FileNet
8 2 (1.24%) Documentum
8 2 (1.24%) WordPress
8 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.83%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.59%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.48%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Taleo
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) Firewall
2 16 (9.94%) DNS
3 14 (8.70%) LDAP
4 9 (5.59%) LAN
5 8 (4.97%) DHCP
5 8 (4.97%) SSH
5 8 (4.97%) VPN
5 8 (4.97%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (3.73%) WAN
7 5 (3.11%) SAN
8 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.48%) VLAN
9 3 (1.86%) IPsec
9 3 (1.86%) SSL
10 2 (1.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 37 (22.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.94%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (9.32%) Base SAS
6 12 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 9 (5.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.48%) MySQL
11 4 (2.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.24%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (4.97%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.11%) ERwin
5 4 (2.48%) JMeter
5 4 (2.48%) PVCS
6 3 (1.86%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.62%) JUnit
8 1 (0.62%) Toad
8 1 (0.62%) Maven
8 1 (0.62%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 14 (8.70%) Finance
2 7 (4.35%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (23.60%) Developer
2 36 (22.36%) Analyst
3 18 (11.18%) DBA
4 15 (9.32%) Applications Support
5 12 (7.45%) SAS Developer
6 11 (6.83%) UNIX Engineer
6 11 (6.83%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.83%) Consultant
7 10 (6.21%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (5.59%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.35%) Server Support
10 6 (3.73%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.73%) Support Specialist
10 6 (3.73%) Applications Consultant
10 6 (3.73%) Data Modeller
10 6 (3.73%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (3.73%) UNIX Support
11 5 (3.11%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.32%) Web Services
2 14 (8.70%) XML
2 14 (8.70%) HTML
3 13 (8.07%) .NET
4 10 (6.21%) CSS
5 9 (5.59%) HTML5
6 6 (3.73%) CSS3
7 5 (3.11%) jQuery
7 5 (3.11%) Middleware
8 4 (2.48%) Spring
8 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.48%) J2EE
9 3 (1.86%) WCF
9 3 (1.86%) WF
9 3 (1.86%) AppFabric
10 2 (1.24%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.24%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.24%) Classic ASP
10 2 (1.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Clustering
2 9 (5.59%) Replication
3 7 (4.35%) Open Source
4 5 (3.11%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.11%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.48%) NHS
5 4 (2.48%) Statistics
6 3 (1.86%) PKI
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 68 (42.24%) UNIX
2 37 (22.98%) Linux
3 36 (22.36%) Windows
4 17 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.45%) HPUX
6 10 (6.21%) AIX
7 9 (5.59%) Solaris
7 9 (5.59%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.24%) Android
9 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (16.15%) Data Modelling
3 23 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 21 (13.04%) ITIL
4 21 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 19 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (11.18%) Workflow
7 13 (8.07%) Migration
8 12 (7.45%) Data Security
8 12 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.83%) Regression Testing
10 10 (6.21%) CRM
10 10 (6.21%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.59%) Data Management
11 9 (5.59%) ETL
11 9 (5.59%) Service Management
11 9 (5.59%) Performance Testing
12 8 (4.97%) Change Control
12 8 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.89%) PL/SQL
2 19 (11.80%) Java
3 16 (9.94%) C#
4 15 (9.32%) Perl
4 15 (9.32%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.45%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.97%) Korn
7 7 (4.35%) C++
8 4 (2.48%) PHP
8 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.86%) MUMPS
10 1 (0.62%) Scala
10 1 (0.62%) JCL
10 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.62%) VBA
10 1 (0.62%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 54 (33.54%) Security Cleared
2 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.97%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.73%) MCDBA
5 6 (3.73%) MCT
5 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) SLA
2 7 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (1.86%) HL7
3 3 (1.86%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.07%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.97%) NFS
4 8 (4.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (3.11%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.48%) KVM
6 4 (2.48%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.48%) OpenView
3 3 (1.86%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (53.42%) Oracle
2 22 (13.66%) HP
3 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.80%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.56%) VMware
6 14 (8.70%) Informatica
7 13 (8.07%) JBoss
8 7 (4.35%) Veritas
9 6 (3.73%) Sun
9 6 (3.73%) Siebel
10 5 (3.11%) Citrix
10 5 (3.11%) IBM
11 4 (2.48%) Cisco
11 4 (2.48%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.48%) Splunk
12 3 (1.86%) SAP
12 3 (1.86%) InterSystems
12 3 (1.86%) CA
13 2 (1.24%) Apple
13 2 (1.24%) Axway
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