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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 63 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.81% 11.45% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.32% 31.25% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 36
Average daily rate £350 £350 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £268 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
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
310 144 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.36% 36.64% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 107 92
Average daily rate £375 £330 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +105.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 56 £363 +3.57% 22
Sunderland +6 3 £325 - 2
North Shields - 2 - -
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL 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.

1 89 (49.72%) Oracle
2 71 (39.66%) SQL Server
3 60 (33.52%) PL/SQL
4 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
5 43 (24.02%) JavaScript
6 41 (22.91%) Unix
7 39 (21.79%) Data Modelling
8 37 (20.67%) T-SQL
8 37 (20.67%) Informatica
9 34 (18.99%) .NET
9 34 (18.99%) Security Cleared
10 33 (18.44%) HTML
10 33 (18.44%) ETL
11 32 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (16.76%) ERwin
12 30 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (16.20%) Windows
13 29 (16.20%) CSS
14 28 (15.64%) Linux
15 27 (15.08%) Java
15 27 (15.08%) C++
15 27 (15.08%) Finance
16 26 (14.53%) SAS
16 26 (14.53%) MS Excel
16 26 (14.53%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (14.53%) SC Cleared
16 26 (14.53%) Oracle Database
17 22 (12.29%) Windows Server
17 22 (12.29%) C#
17 22 (12.29%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (14.53%) SAS
2 14 (7.82%) Node.js
3 13 (7.26%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.79%) Apache
6 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.12%) CMS
7 2 (1.12%) Documentum
7 2 (1.12%) IIS
7 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.17%) MS Office
3 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) HTTP
2 6 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.79%) DHCP
3 5 (2.79%) DNS
4 4 (2.23%) SAN
5 3 (1.68%) Internet
6 2 (1.12%) Firewall
6 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.12%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.53%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (14.53%) Oracle Database
3 19 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 18 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (8.94%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (7.82%) MySQL
8 13 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (6.70%) NoSQL
10 11 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (5.59%) BusinessObjects XI
11 10 (5.59%) PowerCenter
11 10 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (5.03%) BODI
12 9 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (3.91%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (2.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 30 (16.76%) ERwin
2 10 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.59%) Subversion
3 9 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.23%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.68%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.56%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.56%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
8 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.56%) WinRunner
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 3 (1.68%) Advertising
3 2 (1.12%) Banking
3 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (43.02%) Developer
2 35 (19.55%) Analyst
3 21 (11.73%) Tester
4 19 (10.61%) SQL Developer
5 17 (9.50%) DBA
5 17 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.38%) .NET Developer
6 15 (8.38%) SQL DBA
7 13 (7.26%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (6.15%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.59%) ETL Developer
9 10 (5.59%) ETL Tester
10 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.47%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Oracle ETL Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Administrator
11 7 (3.91%) Applications Developer
11 7 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.99%) .NET
2 33 (18.44%) HTML
3 29 (16.20%) CSS
4 22 (12.29%) XML
5 18 (10.06%) XHTML
6 13 (7.26%) HTML5
7 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.03%) RESTful
8 9 (5.03%) Web Services
9 8 (4.47%) Java EE
9 8 (4.47%) JSP
9 8 (4.47%) Servlets
10 6 (3.35%) MDX
10 6 (3.35%) SOAP
11 5 (2.79%) XSLT
12 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.23%) Classic ASP
12 4 (2.23%) jQuery
12 4 (2.23%) JSON
12 4 (2.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.50%) Statistics
3 11 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.03%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.35%) Clustering
5 6 (3.35%) Replication
6 4 (2.23%) Blog
6 4 (2.23%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (2.23%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.68%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.68%) Ontologies
7 3 (1.68%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.91%) Unix
2 29 (16.20%) Windows
3 28 (15.64%) Linux
4 22 (12.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.15%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.79%) AIX
7 4 (2.23%) Solaris
7 4 (2.23%) zOS
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) CentOS
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.79%) Data Modelling
2 33 (18.44%) ETL
3 32 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (12.29%) Software Testing
6 16 (8.94%) TDD
6 16 (8.94%) Test Scripting
7 15 (8.38%) Data Management
7 15 (8.38%) Migration
7 15 (8.38%) Service Management
8 14 (7.82%) ITIL
9 13 (7.26%) Data Security
10 12 (6.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (6.15%) Defect Management
11 11 (6.15%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.59%) BDD
13 9 (5.03%) Microsoft Office Automation
14 8 (4.47%) API Design
14 8 (4.47%) Change Management
14 8 (4.47%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.52%) PL/SQL
2 43 (24.02%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.67%) T-SQL
4 27 (15.08%) C++
4 27 (15.08%) Java
5 22 (12.29%) C#
6 17 (9.50%) VB
7 13 (7.26%) VB.NET
7 13 (7.26%) VBA
8 9 (5.03%) VBScript
9 8 (4.47%) Python
9 8 (4.47%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.35%) C
11 4 (2.23%) Jython
11 4 (2.23%) Perl
11 4 (2.23%) Ruby
11 4 (2.23%) VB6
12 2 (1.12%) PHP
12 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.12%) RPG
Qualifications
1 34 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.53%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.06%) ISEB
4 13 (7.26%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.91%) Degree
6 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.23%) OCPJP
7 4 (2.23%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.68%) MCSA
9 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.12%) MCT
10 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.56%) MCITP
10 1 (0.56%) MCSE
10 1 (0.56%) MCTS
10 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (8.94%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.68%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 89 (49.72%) Oracle
2 55 (30.73%) Microsoft
3 37 (20.67%) Informatica
4 13 (7.26%) HP
5 8 (4.47%) CA
6 5 (2.79%) VMware
7 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) Tableau
8 3 (1.68%) Veritas
9 2 (1.12%) Infor
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.56%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
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