The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / North East
Rank 11 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL 136 84 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.60% 9.42% 16.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.64% 25.07% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 43 79
Median daily rate £348 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £151 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.51% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
352 335 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.20% 37.56% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 200 173
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.88% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.03 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

SQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 112 £340 -2.85% 14
Durham +2 9 £350 +9.37% 3
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for SQL.

1 140 (39.55%) Windows
2 134 (37.85%) Linux
3 118 (33.33%) Unix
4 114 (32.20%) Security Cleared
5 103 (29.10%) Microsoft
6 102 (28.81%) SQL Server
7 94 (26.55%) ITIL
8 91 (25.71%) Windows Server
9 84 (23.73%) Oracle
10 82 (23.16%) Java
11 81 (22.88%) HP
11 81 (22.88%) SC Cleared
12 71 (20.06%) Perl
13 67 (18.93%) Active Directory
13 67 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (17.23%) TCP/IP
14 61 (17.23%) Shell Script
15 56 (15.82%) VB
15 56 (15.82%) MS Excel
16 55 (15.54%) XML
17 52 (14.69%) .NET
17 52 (14.69%) Open Source
18 49 (13.84%) PowerShell
18 49 (13.84%) PL/SQL
19 46 (12.99%) JavaScript
19 46 (12.99%) C#
20 43 (12.15%) HP SiteScope
21 40 (11.30%) AIX
22 39 (11.02%) CA
23 38 (10.73%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (5.93%) IIS
2 20 (5.65%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.52%) JBoss
4 14 (3.95%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.26%) Confluence
6 8 (2.26%) FileNet
6 8 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.69%) Tuxedo
8 5 (1.41%) CMS
8 5 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.13%) Apache
9 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.85%) SAS
11 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.56%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 56 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 7 (1.98%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (1.13%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.19%) IaaS
1 29 (8.19%) PaaS
1 29 (8.19%) SaaS
2 8 (2.26%) HP Helion
3 7 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.41%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.13%) GitHub
6 3 (0.85%) Office 365
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.56%) Linode
7 2 (0.56%) Slack
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (17.23%) TCP/IP
2 35 (9.89%) DNS
3 32 (9.04%) LDAP
4 22 (6.21%) DHCP
5 20 (5.65%) Firewall
6 15 (4.24%) SSL
7 13 (3.67%) NAS
8 12 (3.39%) HTTP
9 11 (3.11%) SAN
10 10 (2.82%) HTTPS
10 10 (2.82%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (2.26%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (2.26%) SSH
12 7 (1.98%) Network Security
13 4 (1.13%) Internet
14 2 (0.56%) FTP
14 2 (0.56%) IPsec
14 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.06%) DB2
3 23 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (5.65%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (4.80%) MongoDB
7 17 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (3.95%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.82%) OLTP
11 10 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (2.26%) OLAP
12 8 (2.26%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.98%) Ingres
13 7 (1.98%) MySQL
13 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
14 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (5.93%) GCC
1 21 (5.93%) GDB
1 21 (5.93%) HP UFT
1 21 (5.93%) Selenium
2 20 (5.65%) Sahi
2 20 (5.65%) WATIR
3 14 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.67%) Cucumber
4 13 (3.67%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (2.26%) JIRA
7 8 (2.26%) ProC
8 6 (1.69%) MSI
9 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.41%) Subversion
10 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.85%) NMock
10 3 (0.85%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.85%) WiX
General
1 27 (7.63%) Finance
2 8 (2.26%) Manufacturing
2 8 (2.26%) Publishing
3 6 (1.69%) General Ledger
4 5 (1.41%) Back Office
5 4 (1.13%) Advertising
6 3 (0.85%) Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Marketing
7 2 (0.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (29.38%) Developer
2 39 (11.02%) Support Engineer
3 36 (10.17%) Automation Engineer
3 36 (10.17%) DBA
4 27 (7.63%) Administrator
5 24 (6.78%) SQL Developer
6 20 (5.65%) SQL DBA
7 16 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (3.95%) Oracle Developer
9 13 (3.67%) .NET Developer
9 13 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (3.67%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (3.39%) Analyst
11 11 (3.11%) C++ Developer
11 11 (3.11%) Migration Engineer
11 11 (3.11%) Software Developer
12 10 (2.82%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (2.82%) Technical Leader
13 9 (2.54%) Lead Developer
13 9 (2.54%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.54%) XML
2 52 (14.69%) .NET
3 38 (10.73%) Web Services
4 21 (5.93%) Middleware
5 18 (5.08%) CSS
6 15 (4.24%) HTML
7 13 (3.67%) ASP.NET
7 13 (3.67%) JSON
7 13 (3.67%) Software Packaging
8 10 (2.82%) Node.js
9 8 (2.26%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 7 (1.98%) React
11 6 (1.69%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.69%) WPF
12 5 (1.41%) jQuery
12 5 (1.41%) REST
12 5 (1.41%) WCF
13 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.67%) Mainframe
4 12 (3.39%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (2.82%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.54%) Clustering
7 8 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.26%) DataPower
8 7 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.69%) NHS
10 5 (1.41%) Linked Data
11 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) AS400
12 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.56%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.56%) iSeries
13 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 140 (39.55%) Windows
2 134 (37.85%) Linux
3 118 (33.33%) Unix
4 91 (25.71%) Windows Server
5 40 (11.30%) AIX
6 31 (8.76%) Solaris
7 25 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (6.21%) Windows 7
9 17 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (4.52%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (3.67%) zOS
13 9 (2.54%) Android
13 9 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.13%) HPUX
14 4 (1.13%) MVS
15 2 (0.56%) CentOS
15 2 (0.56%) VME
16 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.55%) ITIL
2 67 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (14.69%) Open Source
4 36 (10.17%) DevOps
5 34 (9.60%) OO
6 33 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (9.04%) Problem Management
8 31 (8.76%) Change Control
8 31 (8.76%) Change Management
8 31 (8.76%) Migration
9 27 (7.63%) ETL
10 26 (7.34%) TDD
11 24 (6.78%) Server Monitoring
12 23 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (6.21%) BDD
14 21 (5.93%) Data Management
14 21 (5.93%) Multithreaded Programming
14 21 (5.93%) Multithreading
14 21 (5.93%) Virtual Environments
15 20 (5.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.16%) Java
2 71 (20.06%) Perl
3 61 (17.23%) Shell Script
4 56 (15.82%) VB
5 49 (13.84%) PL/SQL
5 49 (13.84%) PowerShell
6 46 (12.99%) C#
6 46 (12.99%) JavaScript
7 37 (10.45%) T-SQL
8 35 (9.89%) C
9 33 (9.32%) C++
10 24 (6.78%) Ruby
11 22 (6.21%) Python
12 16 (4.52%) Jython
13 12 (3.39%) PHP
14 8 (2.26%) Korn
15 7 (1.98%) VBScript
16 6 (1.69%) VBA
17 4 (1.13%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 114 (32.20%) Security Cleared
2 81 (22.88%) SC Cleared
3 31 (8.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (5.93%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.82%) Degree
6 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.98%) MCSA
8 6 (1.69%) MCSE
9 5 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.56%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.28%) CISSP
11 1 (0.28%) ISEB
11 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.28%) MCITP
11 1 (0.28%) MCTS
11 1 (0.28%) OCA
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.32%) QA
2 18 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (2.82%) SLA
4 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) WAI
5 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 67 (18.93%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.82%) NFS
5 9 (2.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 8 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (1.98%) Docker
8 6 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.69%) vSphere
8 6 (1.69%) XenApp
9 5 (1.41%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (1.13%) Xen
10 4 (1.13%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.13%) XenServer
11 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 43 (12.15%) HP SiteScope
2 34 (9.60%) Tivoli
3 32 (9.04%) Puppet
4 30 (8.47%) SCCM
5 19 (5.37%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 16 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (4.24%) WSUS
8 14 (3.95%) SCOrch
9 13 (3.67%) BladeLogic
9 13 (3.67%) MOM
10 10 (2.82%) SCOM
11 8 (2.26%) Control-M
11 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (2.26%) SCVMM
12 7 (1.98%) Data Guard
13 6 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (1.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 4 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
16 2 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 103 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 84 (23.73%) Oracle
3 81 (22.88%) HP
4 39 (11.02%) CA
5 26 (7.34%) IBM
5 26 (7.34%) Red Hat
6 25 (7.06%) BMC
7 24 (6.78%) VMware
8 19 (5.37%) Sun
9 16 (4.52%) Dell
10 14 (3.95%) SAP
11 11 (3.11%) ServiceNow
12 9 (2.54%) Citrix
12 9 (2.54%) Informatica
13 8 (2.26%) Axway
13 8 (2.26%) Siebel
14 5 (1.41%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.41%) Google
15 4 (1.13%) Sitecore
15 4 (1.13%) Veritas
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