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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 76 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.06% 7.19% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.38% 37.97% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 7
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£458 £341 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £110 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £383 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
SQL Server
North East

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
198 79 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.60% 18.94% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 53 21
Average daily rate £425 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £110 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £450 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 58 £495 +41.42% 25
Sunderland +5 13 £275 -26.66%
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 65 (57.52%) .NET
2 62 (54.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (35.40%) VB
3 40 (35.40%) SQL
4 37 (32.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (31.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (26.55%) Manufacturing
7 29 (25.66%) HTML
7 29 (25.66%) FTP
8 28 (24.78%) CSS
8 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (23.01%) Oracle
10 25 (22.12%) C#
10 25 (22.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 24 (21.24%) T-SQL
12 23 (20.35%) Web Services
12 23 (20.35%) IBM
12 23 (20.35%) jQuery
13 22 (19.47%) Visual Studio
13 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
14 21 (18.58%) VB6
14 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (17.70%) Test Scripting
16 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET
16 19 (16.81%) Windows
16 19 (16.81%) Finance
17 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
17 16 (14.16%) SDLC
17 16 (14.16%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.31%) Drupal
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) FTP
2 8 (7.08%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (7.08%) 3G
2 8 (7.08%) 4G
3 6 (5.31%) SSH
4 4 (3.54%) Intranet
4 4 (3.54%) Internet
5 3 (2.65%) SAN
6 1 (0.88%) MPLS
6 1 (0.88%) Firewall
6 1 (0.88%) Network Security
6 1 (0.88%) NAS
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) DHCP
6 1 (0.88%) SNMP
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
6 1 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (31.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (22.12%) SQL Server 2000
4 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (13.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
8 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.77%) QlikView
11 2 (1.77%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (1.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (1.77%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (1.77%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.77%) MySQL
11 2 (1.77%) OLAP
11 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.73%) ERwin
3 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (4.42%) GitLab
5 1 (0.88%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (26.55%) Manufacturing
2 19 (16.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
3 1 (0.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (48.67%) Developer
2 19 (16.81%) Programmer
3 14 (12.39%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.39%) VB Programmer
4 10 (8.85%) Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.08%) AWS Developer
7 6 (5.31%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.31%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Tester
7 6 (5.31%) DBA
8 5 (4.42%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (3.54%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.54%) ETL Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (2.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (57.52%) .NET
2 29 (25.66%) HTML
3 28 (24.78%) CSS
4 23 (20.35%) Web Services
4 23 (20.35%) jQuery
5 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET
6 16 (14.16%) HTML5
7 10 (8.85%) RSS
8 9 (7.96%) .NET Framework
9 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (6.19%) Java EE 5
10 7 (6.19%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.19%) Java SE
10 7 (6.19%) Java EE
11 6 (5.31%) Drush
12 5 (4.42%) MDX
13 4 (3.54%) XML
13 4 (3.54%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Social Media
2 8 (7.08%) N-Tier
3 7 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.42%) Clustering
5 3 (2.65%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) NHS
6 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 9 (7.96%) UNIX
4 8 (7.08%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) VME
6 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.70%) Test Scripting
3 16 (14.16%) SDLC
4 15 (13.27%) ETL
5 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.73%) MVC
8 10 (8.85%) SEO
8 10 (8.85%) Content Management
8 10 (8.85%) Integration Testing
9 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 8 (7.08%) Web Design
10 7 (6.19%) Data Management
10 7 (6.19%) Data Security
10 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.31%) ITIL
11 6 (5.31%) Service Management
11 6 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.31%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.40%) SQL
1 40 (35.40%) VB
2 25 (22.12%) C#
3 24 (21.24%) T-SQL
4 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
5 21 (18.58%) VB6
6 15 (13.27%) VB.NET
7 14 (12.39%) C++
8 12 (10.62%) Java
9 11 (9.73%) PHP
9 11 (9.73%) PL/SQL
9 11 (9.73%) ActionScript
10 9 (7.96%) VBA
11 7 (6.19%) VBScript
12 4 (3.54%) C
13 1 (0.88%) COBOL
13 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.96%) Degree
3 7 (6.19%) OCAJ
3 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.19%) OCP
3 7 (6.19%) OCA
3 7 (6.19%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.65%) MCSE
5 2 (1.77%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.77%) MCT
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 62 (54.87%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.01%) Oracle
3 23 (20.35%) IBM
4 10 (8.85%) Informatica
5 5 (4.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.65%) HP
7 2 (1.77%) Cognos
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco
7 2 (1.77%) Veritas
7 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.88%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.88%) Siemens
8 1 (0.88%) Dell
8 1 (0.88%) Juniper
8 1 (0.88%) CA
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Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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