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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 30 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.22% 6.17% 6.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.47% 34.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 9
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£288 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £110 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £365 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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
136 73 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.71% 18.02% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 52 20
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £257 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 August 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 August 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 -16 18 £363 +11.53% 9
Sunderland +3 13 £275 -26.66% 2
SQL Server
North East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 53 (67.09%) .NET
2 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
3 35 (44.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (40.51%) Manufacturing
5 31 (39.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (36.71%) VB
7 27 (34.18%) IBM
8 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
9 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2000
9 24 (30.38%) FTP
9 24 (30.38%) VB6
9 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 23 (29.11%) C#
11 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
12 17 (21.52%) Web Services
12 17 (21.52%) SQL
13 16 (20.25%) jQuery
13 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (18.99%) Finance
15 14 (17.72%) HTML
16 13 (16.46%) CSS
17 12 (15.19%) MVC
18 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
18 11 (13.92%) Java
18 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
18 11 (13.92%) Oracle
19 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
20 9 (11.39%) Entity Framework
21 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
21 8 (10.13%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.38%) FTP
2 3 (3.80%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (39.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.80%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (3.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (2.53%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.53%) QlikView
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.53%) OLAP
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 32 (40.51%) Manufacturing
2 15 (18.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Programmer
3 17 (21.52%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) VB Programmer
4 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.59%) Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Report Developer
8 2 (2.53%) VB Developer
8 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.53%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.53%) Junior
8 2 (2.53%) Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.09%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
3 17 (21.52%) Web Services
4 16 (20.25%) jQuery
5 14 (17.72%) HTML
6 13 (16.46%) CSS
7 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
8 9 (11.39%) Entity Framework
9 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.33%) Java EE 5
12 5 (6.33%) Java SE
12 5 (6.33%) Java EE
13 4 (5.06%) XML
14 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.53%) Backbone.js
15 2 (2.53%) HTML5
15 2 (2.53%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.06%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.80%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) VME
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) VMS
3 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.19%) MVC
3 7 (8.86%) Integration Testing
3 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
4 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.59%) SDLC
4 6 (7.59%) CRM
5 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.06%) Project Management
5 4 (5.06%) TDD
6 3 (3.80%) Migration
6 3 (3.80%) Scrum
6 3 (3.80%) Web Development
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.80%) OO
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (2.53%) MVVM
7 2 (2.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) VB
2 24 (30.38%) VB6
3 23 (29.11%) C#
4 17 (21.52%) SQL
5 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.92%) Java
6 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.27%) VBA
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) OCAJ
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.33%) OCP
2 5 (6.33%) OCA
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) MCSA
5 1 (1.27%) MCP
5 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (34.18%) IBM
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Cognos
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Siemens
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
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