The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 52 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 62 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.65% 8.88% 8.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.12% 35.03% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 28
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £441 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 177 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.10% 25.36% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 114 60
Median daily rate £373 £408 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +25.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £665 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +47.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 28 £333 -5.67% 13
Sunderland -4 2 - - 2
Jarrow - 1 - -
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 103 (64.38%) Microsoft
2 79 (49.38%) SQL
3 76 (47.50%) Windows
4 56 (35.00%) C#
5 52 (32.50%) Security Cleared
6 48 (30.00%) .NET
7 44 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (26.25%) ITIL
9 41 (25.63%) JavaScript
10 38 (23.75%) Java
11 37 (23.13%) Active Directory
11 37 (23.13%) SC Cleared
12 36 (22.50%) XML
12 36 (22.50%) Linux
13 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 30 (18.75%) Open Source
15 29 (18.13%) HTML
16 28 (17.50%) Oracle
17 26 (16.25%) VMware
17 26 (16.25%) Windows Server
18 25 (15.63%) SaaS
18 25 (15.63%) PaaS
18 25 (15.63%) IaaS
19 23 (14.38%) VB
19 23 (14.38%) C
19 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET
20 21 (13.13%) PRINCE2
20 21 (13.13%) T-SQL
20 21 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (11.88%) IIS
2 18 (11.25%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (11.25%) WebLogic
3 15 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.50%) SAS
5 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.50%) Apache
6 4 (2.50%) CMS
6 4 (2.50%) Jetty
6 4 (2.50%) Mongrel
6 4 (2.50%) nginx
6 4 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.88%) Confluence
7 3 (1.88%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.88%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.63%) IaaS
1 25 (15.63%) PaaS
1 25 (15.63%) SaaS
2 6 (3.75%) HP Helion
3 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.50%) Google App Engine
3 4 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.75%) HTTP
2 13 (8.13%) NAS
3 12 (7.50%) DNS
3 12 (7.50%) Firewall
3 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.25%) HTTPS
4 10 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 10 (6.25%) SAN
5 9 (5.63%) DHCP
6 6 (3.75%) LDAP
7 5 (3.13%) FTP
8 4 (2.50%) Internet
8 4 (2.50%) IPsec
8 4 (2.50%) SSL
9 3 (1.88%) SNMP
10 1 (0.63%) Network Security
10 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (11.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (8.13%) DB2
4 12 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.00%) Ingres
7 8 (5.00%) OLTP
8 6 (3.75%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (1.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 2 (1.25%) OLAP
12 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.50%) Selenium
4 4 (2.50%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.88%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.88%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.88%) JIRA
5 3 (1.88%) JMeter
5 3 (1.88%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.88%) MSI
5 3 (1.88%) NMock
5 3 (1.88%) Subversion
5 3 (1.88%) WiX
6 2 (1.25%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.63%) MSTest
7 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (6.88%) Finance
2 6 (3.75%) Advertising
3 3 (1.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (33.13%) Developer
2 29 (18.13%) DBA
3 21 (13.13%) SQL DBA
4 17 (10.63%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.63%) Administrator
5 11 (6.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (6.25%) Analyst
7 9 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.00%) Architect
8 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Development Analyst
9 7 (4.38%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Consultant
10 5 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Microsoft Developer
10 5 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.00%) .NET
2 36 (22.50%) XML
3 29 (18.13%) HTML
4 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.13%) CSS
5 13 (8.13%) Middleware
5 13 (8.13%) Web Services
6 11 (6.88%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.00%) J2EE
8 7 (4.38%) jQuery
8 7 (4.38%) WPF
9 5 (3.13%) Ajax
9 5 (3.13%) LINQ
10 4 (2.50%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.50%) MDX
10 4 (2.50%) Servlets
10 4 (2.50%) WCF
11 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.13%) Clustering
3 11 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.13%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.88%) PKI
7 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.25%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.25%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 76 (47.50%) Windows
2 36 (22.50%) Linux
3 26 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 20 (12.50%) Unix
5 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.88%) AIX
6 11 (6.88%) Windows XP
7 10 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.75%) zOS
9 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.88%) MVS
10 3 (1.88%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.25%) HPUX
11 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.63%) Android
12 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.25%) ITIL
3 30 (18.75%) Open Source
4 21 (13.13%) PRINCE2
5 20 (12.50%) DevOps
6 19 (11.88%) Problem Management
7 17 (10.63%) Change Management
8 16 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 15 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.38%) CRM
9 15 (9.38%) Data Management
9 15 (9.38%) ETL
9 15 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
10 14 (8.75%) ITSM
11 13 (8.13%) Scrum
11 13 (8.13%) TOGAF
12 11 (6.88%) High Availability
12 11 (6.88%) MVC
12 11 (6.88%) OO
12 11 (6.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (49.38%) SQL
2 56 (35.00%) C#
3 41 (25.63%) JavaScript
4 38 (23.75%) Java
5 23 (14.38%) C
5 23 (14.38%) VB
6 21 (13.13%) T-SQL
7 13 (8.13%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.00%) Python
9 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.75%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.13%) Jython
11 5 (3.13%) Perl
11 5 (3.13%) Scala
12 3 (1.88%) C++
12 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.88%) Ruby
13 2 (1.25%) VB6
14 1 (0.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 52 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 37 (23.13%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.63%) MCSA
5 9 (5.63%) MCSE
6 7 (4.38%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.88%) Degree
9 1 (0.63%) HND
9 1 (0.63%) OCA
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.13%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.38%) vSphere
4 6 (3.75%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.50%) Xen
6 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.88%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.63%) Docker
8 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 9 (5.63%) Puppet
3 7 (4.38%) WSUS
4 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.13%) BladeLogic
5 5 (3.13%) SCCM
5 5 (3.13%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.88%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (1.88%) MOM
7 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.25%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.63%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 103 (64.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.50%) Oracle
3 26 (16.25%) VMware
4 20 (12.50%) HP
5 14 (8.75%) CA
6 10 (6.25%) Citrix
7 8 (5.00%) BMC
7 8 (5.00%) Dell
7 8 (5.00%) Sitecore
8 7 (4.38%) AppSense
9 5 (3.13%) Veritas
10 4 (2.50%) Cisco
10 4 (2.50%) Google
10 4 (2.50%) NetApp
10 4 (2.50%) Symantec
11 3 (1.88%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (1.88%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.88%) Xamarin
12 2 (1.25%) Tableau
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