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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 166 97 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.43% 12.61% 17.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.09% 33.68% 44.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 73 71
Median daily rate £320 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £498 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £25.24 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.66%
SQL
England

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
404 288 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.13% 37.45% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 202 174
Median daily rate £320 £318 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +22.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 152 £320 -8.57% 24
Durham +3 4 £115 -65.15% 6
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 104 (43.33%) Oracle
2 95 (39.58%) SQL Server
3 85 (35.42%) Unix
4 80 (33.33%) Windows
5 60 (25.00%) Linux
6 59 (24.58%) HP
6 59 (24.58%) Security Cleared
7 53 (22.08%) VB
8 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 48 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 45 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 44 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (18.33%) PL/SQL
11 43 (17.92%) T-SQL
12 42 (17.50%) Perl
13 41 (17.08%) .NET
14 39 (16.25%) ITIL
14 39 (16.25%) MS Excel
15 37 (15.42%) Finance
16 36 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (15.00%) Data Modelling
16 36 (15.00%) Shell Script
17 35 (14.58%) CA
17 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (13.33%) Informatica
19 31 (12.92%) TCP/IP
19 31 (12.92%) HTML
20 30 (12.50%) Mentoring
21 29 (12.08%) DNS

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 20 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.08%) SAS
3 15 (6.25%) IIS
4 13 (5.42%) JBoss
4 13 (5.42%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (3.75%) Apache
7 8 (3.33%) Node.js
8 7 (2.92%) CMS
8 7 (2.92%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.67%) FileNet
9 4 (1.67%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.25%) Confluence
10 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.25%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.75%) MS Office
3 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (2.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.83%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) OpenShift
2 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.92%) TCP/IP
2 29 (12.08%) DNS
3 23 (9.58%) DHCP
4 21 (8.75%) SAN
5 14 (5.83%) LDAP
6 10 (4.17%) Firewall
6 10 (4.17%) SSH
7 8 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (3.33%) Network Security
7 8 (3.33%) SSL
8 6 (2.50%) HTTP
8 6 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.83%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.83%) VoIP
10 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (9.58%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (8.33%) DB2
4 20 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 19 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (7.08%) MongoDB
7 17 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 13 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (3.75%) Apache Hive
12 9 (3.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (3.75%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.75%) HBase
12 9 (3.75%) Pentaho
12 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (10.00%) ERwin
2 18 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.17%) MSI
5 8 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.92%) Facilita Forecast
6 7 (2.92%) HP UFT
6 7 (2.92%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (2.08%) Subversion
8 3 (1.25%) JIRA
9 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 37 (15.42%) Finance
2 7 (2.92%) General Ledger
3 6 (2.50%) Marketing
4 5 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (32.50%) Developer
2 30 (12.50%) Analyst
3 23 (9.58%) .NET Developer
4 21 (8.75%) SQL Developer
5 20 (8.33%) DBA
6 17 (7.08%) SQL DBA
7 16 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 14 (5.83%) Tester
10 13 (5.42%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) T-SQL Developer
13 8 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.92%) Architect
14 7 (2.92%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.92%) VB.NET Developer
14 7 (2.92%) Web Developer
15 6 (2.50%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.08%) .NET
2 31 (12.92%) HTML
3 27 (11.25%) ASP.NET
4 25 (10.42%) CSS
5 15 (6.25%) XML
6 14 (5.83%) Web Services
7 10 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (4.17%) HTML5
7 10 (4.17%) jQuery
8 9 (3.75%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.33%) Classic ASP
9 8 (3.33%) Software Packaging
9 8 (3.33%) XHTML
10 7 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (2.92%) MDX
10 7 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.08%) Laravel
13 4 (1.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.67%) Clustering
4 11 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.58%) Visualisation
5 10 (4.17%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.33%) DataPower
7 6 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.50%) Replication
8 5 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.67%) Blog
9 4 (1.67%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) Statistics
10 3 (1.25%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.25%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.25%) NHS
10 3 (1.25%) Ontologies
10 3 (1.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 85 (35.42%) Unix
2 80 (33.33%) Windows
3 60 (25.00%) Linux
4 45 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 19 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (5.00%) AIX
7 11 (4.58%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.92%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.08%) Solaris
10 5 (2.08%) zOS
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) Debian
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.42%) SUSE
11 1 (0.42%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.33%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (16.25%) ITIL
3 36 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 30 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 25 (10.42%) Configuration Management
6 20 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 19 (7.92%) DevOps
7 19 (7.92%) ETL
8 17 (7.08%) Migration
8 17 (7.08%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.25%) Data Management
9 15 (6.25%) Software Testing
10 14 (5.83%) MVC
10 14 (5.83%) OO
11 13 (5.42%) Server Monitoring
11 13 (5.42%) Validation
11 13 (5.42%) Web Development
11 13 (5.42%) Workflow
12 12 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (22.08%) VB
2 44 (18.33%) PL/SQL
3 43 (17.92%) T-SQL
4 42 (17.50%) Perl
5 36 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 28 (11.67%) C#
7 27 (11.25%) JavaScript
8 26 (10.83%) Java
9 18 (7.50%) PowerShell
10 17 (7.08%) VBScript
11 13 (5.42%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.33%) PHP
13 7 (2.92%) Korn
13 7 (2.92%) VBA
14 6 (2.50%) C++
14 6 (2.50%) Python
15 3 (1.25%) VB6
16 2 (0.83%) C
17 1 (0.42%) RPG
17 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (24.58%) Security Cleared
2 48 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 25 (10.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (7.08%) Degree
5 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.58%) AAT
7 7 (2.92%) ISEB
8 6 (2.50%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (2.08%) MCSE
10 4 (1.67%) MCDBA
11 3 (1.25%) SAS Certification
11 3 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.83%) MCSA
13 1 (0.42%) CCNA
13 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) SLA
2 11 (4.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (3.75%) QA
4 5 (2.08%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.42%) XenApp
3 12 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (3.75%) XenDesktop
5 9 (3.75%) XenServer
6 8 (3.33%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.08%) NFS
7 5 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (1.67%) Docker
8 4 (1.67%) vSphere
9 3 (1.25%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.83%) Brightmail
10 2 (0.83%) Firmware
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (11.67%) Tivoli
2 25 (10.42%) HP SiteScope
3 21 (8.75%) MOM
4 9 (3.75%) Perfmon
4 9 (3.75%) SCCM
5 8 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.92%) Puppet
7 6 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.67%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.67%) OpenView
8 4 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.42%) SCOM
10 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.42%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (43.33%) Oracle
2 59 (24.58%) HP
3 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 35 (14.58%) CA
5 32 (13.33%) Informatica
6 27 (11.25%) ServiceNow
7 24 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 20 (8.33%) BMC
9 19 (7.92%) Citrix
10 18 (7.50%) VMware
11 13 (5.42%) IBM
12 9 (3.75%) Tableau
13 8 (3.33%) Sun
14 7 (2.92%) AppSense
14 7 (2.92%) Axway
14 7 (2.92%) Siebel
14 7 (2.92%) Xamarin
15 4 (1.67%) Lotus
15 4 (1.67%) Meridio
15 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
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