The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 156 91 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.95% 15.50% 18.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.62% 36.55% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 68 68
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 £250 £249 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £479 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.00% -23.07%
SQL
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
366 249 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.42% 42.42% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 177 164
Median daily rate £320 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 138 £320 -8.57% 18
Sunderland +7 13 £319 +21.42%
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL.

1 100 (46.95%) Oracle
2 89 (41.78%) SQL Server
3 81 (38.03%) Unix
4 79 (37.09%) Windows
5 60 (28.17%) HP
6 57 (26.76%) Linux
7 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared
8 54 (25.35%) VB
9 49 (23.00%) SC Cleared
10 48 (22.54%) Microsoft
11 45 (21.13%) Windows Server
12 43 (20.19%) Active Directory
13 41 (19.25%) Perl
14 39 (18.31%) PL/SQL
14 39 (18.31%) T-SQL
14 39 (18.31%) MS Excel
14 39 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (17.84%) ITIL
16 36 (16.90%) .NET
16 36 (16.90%) Shell Script
17 35 (16.43%) CA
18 34 (15.96%) Finance
18 34 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (14.08%) Mentoring
21 29 (13.62%) TCP/IP
22 28 (13.15%) DNS
23 27 (12.68%) Informatica
23 27 (12.68%) Tivoli
23 27 (12.68%) Data Modelling

SQL
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 20 (9.39%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.57%) SAS
3 13 (6.10%) IIS
3 13 (6.10%) JBoss
4 12 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.23%) Apache
6 7 (3.29%) Node.js
6 7 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.88%) FileNet
7 4 (1.88%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.88%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.41%) CMS
8 3 (1.41%) Confluence
9 2 (0.94%) Documentum
9 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.69%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.41%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.62%) TCP/IP
2 28 (13.15%) DNS
3 22 (10.33%) DHCP
4 21 (9.86%) SAN
5 13 (6.10%) LDAP
6 10 (4.69%) Firewall
6 10 (4.69%) SSH
7 7 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.29%) Network Security
7 7 (3.29%) SSL
8 6 (2.82%) HTTP
8 6 (2.82%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.94%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.94%) VoIP
10 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (41.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (10.33%) BusinessObjects
4 21 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (9.39%) DB2
6 19 (8.92%) Oracle Database
7 17 (7.98%) MongoDB
7 17 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (5.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (4.69%) Relational Database
12 9 (4.23%) Apache Hive
12 9 (4.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (4.23%) Hadoop
12 9 (4.23%) HBase
12 9 (4.23%) Pentaho
12 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.33%) ERwin
2 17 (7.98%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.16%) MSI
5 8 (3.76%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.29%) Facilita Forecast
6 7 (3.29%) HP UFT
6 7 (3.29%) LoadRunner
6 7 (3.29%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (2.35%) Subversion
8 3 (1.41%) JIRA
9 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (15.96%) Finance
2 7 (3.29%) General Ledger
3 4 (1.88%) Advertising
3 4 (1.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (30.99%) Developer
2 23 (10.80%) Analyst
3 21 (9.86%) .NET Developer
3 21 (9.86%) SQL Developer
4 18 (8.45%) DBA
5 15 (7.04%) SQL DBA
6 14 (6.57%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.57%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (5.63%) Tester
8 11 (5.16%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Applications Developer
9 10 (4.69%) T-SQL Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (3.76%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.29%) Architect
11 7 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.29%) VB.NET Developer
12 6 (2.82%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 6 (2.82%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.90%) .NET
2 25 (11.74%) HTML
3 24 (11.27%) ASP.NET
4 17 (7.98%) CSS
5 14 (6.57%) XML
6 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.76%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.76%) Classic ASP
8 8 (3.76%) HTML5
8 8 (3.76%) MDX
8 8 (3.76%) Web Services
9 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (3.29%) Software Packaging
9 7 (3.29%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (3.29%) XHTML
10 4 (1.88%) Apache Camel
10 4 (1.88%) Apache CXF
10 4 (1.88%) Middleware
11 2 (0.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.92%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.51%) Clustering
4 12 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.23%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.29%) DataPower
7 6 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.82%) Replication
8 5 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.88%) Blog
9 4 (1.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.88%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.88%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.88%) Statistics
10 3 (1.41%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.41%) Ontologies
10 3 (1.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 81 (38.03%) Unix
2 79 (37.09%) Windows
3 57 (26.76%) Linux
4 45 (21.13%) Windows Server
5 19 (8.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.16%) AIX
6 11 (5.16%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.76%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.88%) Solaris
10 4 (1.88%) zOS
11 1 (0.47%) CentOS
11 1 (0.47%) Debian
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) SUSE
11 1 (0.47%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (17.84%) ITIL
3 34 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (14.08%) Mentoring
5 27 (12.68%) Data Modelling
6 24 (11.27%) Configuration Management
7 20 (9.39%) Incident Management
8 18 (8.45%) DevOps
9 17 (7.98%) Problem Management
10 14 (6.57%) Migration
10 14 (6.57%) Server Monitoring
10 14 (6.57%) Software Testing
11 13 (6.10%) OO
11 13 (6.10%) Validation
12 12 (5.63%) ETL
12 12 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (5.63%) Regression Testing
12 12 (5.63%) Workflow
13 11 (5.16%) Defect Management
13 11 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.35%) VB
2 41 (19.25%) Perl
3 39 (18.31%) PL/SQL
3 39 (18.31%) T-SQL
4 36 (16.90%) Shell Script
5 26 (12.21%) C#
6 24 (11.27%) Java
7 19 (8.92%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.92%) PowerShell
8 18 (8.45%) VBScript
9 11 (5.16%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.29%) Korn
10 7 (3.29%) VBA
11 6 (2.82%) C++
11 6 (2.82%) Python
12 3 (1.41%) VB6
13 2 (0.94%) C
13 2 (0.94%) PHP
14 1 (0.47%) RPG
14 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared
2 49 (23.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (11.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (7.98%) Degree
4 17 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.16%) AAT
6 6 (2.82%) ISEB
6 6 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.82%) MCSE
7 5 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.88%) MCDBA
9 3 (1.41%) SAS Certification
9 3 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.94%) MCSA
11 1 (0.47%) CCNA
11 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.04%) SLA
2 10 (4.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (4.23%) QA
4 5 (2.35%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (20.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.57%) XenApp
3 13 (6.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (4.23%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.23%) XenServer
6 8 (3.76%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.35%) NFS
8 4 (1.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (1.88%) vSphere
9 3 (1.41%) Docker
9 3 (1.41%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.94%) Brightmail
10 2 (0.94%) Firmware
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (12.68%) Tivoli
2 26 (12.21%) HP SiteScope
3 22 (10.33%) MOM
4 10 (4.69%) SCCM
5 9 (4.23%) Perfmon
5 9 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.29%) Puppet
7 6 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.88%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.88%) OpenView
8 4 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.94%) SCOM
9 2 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.94%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 100 (46.95%) Oracle
2 60 (28.17%) HP
3 48 (22.54%) Microsoft
4 35 (16.43%) CA
5 27 (12.68%) Informatica
5 27 (12.68%) ServiceNow
6 23 (10.80%) Red Hat
7 21 (9.86%) Citrix
8 20 (9.39%) BMC
9 19 (8.92%) VMware
10 11 (5.16%) IBM
11 9 (4.23%) Tableau
12 8 (3.76%) AppSense
13 7 (3.29%) Axway
13 7 (3.29%) Siebel
13 7 (3.29%) Sun
13 7 (3.29%) Xamarin
14 4 (1.88%) Lotus
14 4 (1.88%) Meridio
15 2 (0.94%) Symantec
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