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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 15.67% 25.25% 6.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 45.45% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £441 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £343 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £480 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
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
70 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 52.24% 55.56% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 16
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
2 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
3 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (23.53%) BDD
6 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) J2EE
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) XML
6 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
7 7 (20.59%) Ajax
7 7 (20.59%) Spring
8 6 (17.65%) JSF
8 6 (17.65%) Maven
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (17.65%) Facelets
8 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (17.65%) JPA
8 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 6 (17.65%) REST
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) WildFly
3 2 (5.88%) Liferay
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) OpenROAD
4 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) SNMP
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.82%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.94%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Maven
2 6 (17.65%) Ant
2 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Development Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Development Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
1 8 (23.53%) J2EE
1 8 (23.53%) XML
1 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
1 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 7 (20.59%) Ajax
3 6 (17.65%) XHTML
3 6 (17.65%) JSF
3 6 (17.65%) JPA
3 6 (17.65%) Facelets
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) REST
3 6 (17.65%) PrimeFaces
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (14.71%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) BDD
4 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Coaching
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) UML
4 6 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (14.71%) OOD
5 5 (14.71%) Use Case
6 4 (11.76%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) ITSM
6 4 (11.76%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 2 (5.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) VB
3 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) VBA
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) MCITP
5 3 (8.82%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) BMC
3 4 (11.76%) Remedy
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Coverity