The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 11.54% 12.86% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.03% 33.33% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Average daily rate £415 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £395 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +2.46%
SQL
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 37.18% 38.57% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 24
Average daily rate £370 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £223 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Newport region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Newport

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Newport region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Newport region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (48.57%) Ajax
2 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 15 (42.86%) C#
5 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
6 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
6 12 (34.29%) TDD
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) MVC
6 12 (34.29%) REST
7 11 (31.43%) Entity Framework
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (31.43%) SOA
7 11 (31.43%) WCF
7 11 (31.43%) BDD
8 10 (28.57%) Selenium
8 10 (28.57%) UML
8 10 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
9 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
9 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
9 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
9 9 (25.71%) HTML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Liferay
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) SNMP
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 12 (34.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (28.57%) Selenium
3 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
4 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
5 8 (22.86%) Ant
5 8 (22.86%) Maven
6 3 (8.57%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (8.57%) StarTeam
7 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Development Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Development Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Ajax
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
2 12 (34.29%) REST
3 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (31.43%) Entity Framework
3 11 (31.43%) WCF
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) Facelets
5 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
5 8 (22.86%) J2EE
5 8 (22.86%) JPA
5 8 (22.86%) JSF
5 8 (22.86%) PrimeFaces
5 8 (22.86%) Spring
5 8 (22.86%) XHTML
6 5 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (11.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Scrum
2 12 (34.29%) MVC
2 12 (34.29%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
3 11 (31.43%) BDD
3 11 (31.43%) SOA
4 10 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (28.57%) UML
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Coaching
6 7 (20.00%) OOD
6 7 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) ITSM
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.57%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Time Management
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) C
3 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (11.43%) SLA
4 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) IBM
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) BMC
2 4 (11.43%) Remedy
3 3 (8.57%) Coverity
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft