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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 12.90% 25.00% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 46.15% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 5
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£400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £487 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
56 65 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 45.16% 54.17% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 54 18
Average daily rate £365 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.09% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 July 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 July 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 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.83%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.83%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 4 (16.67%) Data Mining

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.83%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) WildFly
3 1 (4.17%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
1 1 (4.17%) SNMP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Development Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.83%) REST
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) ETL
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Data Management
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (4.17%) VB6
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCDBA
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) BMC
2 4 (16.67%) Remedy
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Coverity