The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 76 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.71% 11.17% 9.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.19% 48.94% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 15 24
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
172 47 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.87% 22.82% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 24 73
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £395 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
North East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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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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 +8 67 £310 -4.61% 37
Sunderland +1 9 £375 +7.14%
Gateshead - - - - 2
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 96 (53.63%) Oracle
2 70 (39.11%) UNIX
3 69 (38.55%) PL/SQL
4 55 (30.73%) Security Cleared
5 47 (26.26%) Oracle Database
6 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 40 (22.35%) SC Cleared
8 38 (21.23%) Linux
9 37 (20.67%) Windows
9 37 (20.67%) SQL Server
9 37 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (17.32%) Data Modelling
11 27 (15.08%) Dimensional Modelling
12 24 (13.41%) SAS
12 24 (13.41%) WebLogic
13 23 (12.85%) HP
14 22 (12.29%) Configuration Management
15 21 (11.73%) Microsoft
16 20 (11.17%) Red Hat
16 20 (11.17%) ITIL
17 19 (10.61%) Java
17 19 (10.61%) Base SAS
17 19 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (10.06%) C#
18 18 (10.06%) .NET
18 18 (10.06%) Workflow
19 17 (9.50%) Firewall
19 17 (9.50%) VMware
19 17 (9.50%) Oracle Reports

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 24 (13.41%) WebLogic
1 24 (13.41%) SAS
2 14 (7.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (7.82%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (2.23%) FileNet
4 4 (2.23%) Drupal
5 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.12%) WordPress
6 2 (1.12%) Documentum
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (6.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (6.15%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.03%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (3.91%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle Payroll
6 4 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.50%) Firewall
2 16 (8.94%) DNS
3 15 (8.38%) LDAP
4 9 (5.03%) LAN
5 8 (4.47%) DHCP
5 8 (4.47%) SSH
5 8 (4.47%) VPN
5 8 (4.47%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (3.35%) WAN
7 5 (2.79%) SAN
8 4 (2.23%) SSL
8 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.23%) VLAN
9 3 (1.68%) IPsec
10 2 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.26%) Oracle Database
2 41 (22.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (20.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (10.61%) Base SAS
5 17 (9.50%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 15 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (6.15%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.59%) RDBMS
10 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (5.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.79%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (2.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (2.23%) MySQL
14 4 (2.23%) DTS
14 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (5.59%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (5.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (4.47%) LoadRunner
3 7 (3.91%) ERwin
4 4 (2.23%) JMeter
4 4 (2.23%) PVCS
4 4 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.68%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.12%) Toad
6 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (7.82%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Marketing
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (26.82%) Developer
2 39 (21.79%) Analyst
3 19 (10.61%) DBA
4 16 (8.94%) SAS Developer
5 13 (7.26%) Applications Support
6 11 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.15%) UNIX Engineer
7 10 (5.59%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.59%) Consultant
7 10 (5.59%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) Server Support
10 6 (3.35%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.35%) Data Modeller
10 6 (3.35%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) UNIX Support
11 5 (2.79%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.06%) .NET
2 14 (7.82%) HTML
2 14 (7.82%) Web Services
3 13 (7.26%) XML
4 9 (5.03%) CSS
5 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.47%) HTML5
6 6 (3.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (3.35%) CSS3
7 5 (2.79%) Middleware
7 5 (2.79%) jQuery
8 4 (2.23%) DCOM
8 4 (2.23%) J2EE
8 4 (2.23%) ActiveX
9 3 (1.68%) Spring
10 2 (1.12%) Ajax
10 2 (1.12%) JSON
10 2 (1.12%) MSMQ
10 2 (1.12%) Classic ASP
10 2 (1.12%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Clustering
2 9 (5.03%) Replication
3 7 (3.91%) Open Source
4 5 (2.79%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.79%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.23%) NHS
5 4 (2.23%) Statistics
6 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.68%) PKI
7 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.12%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.11%) UNIX
2 38 (21.23%) Linux
3 37 (20.67%) Windows
4 18 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.15%) AIX
5 11 (6.15%) HPUX
6 9 (5.03%) Solaris
6 9 (5.03%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (17.32%) Data Modelling
3 27 (15.08%) Dimensional Modelling
4 22 (12.29%) Configuration Management
5 20 (11.17%) ITIL
6 19 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (10.06%) Workflow
8 16 (8.94%) Data Security
9 15 (8.38%) Migration
10 13 (7.26%) CRM
11 12 (6.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (6.15%) Regression Testing
12 11 (6.15%) ETL
12 11 (6.15%) Data Management
13 10 (5.59%) Problem Management
14 9 (5.03%) Change Control
14 9 (5.03%) Performance Testing
14 9 (5.03%) Service Management
15 8 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (3.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.55%) PL/SQL
2 19 (10.61%) Java
3 18 (10.06%) C#
4 16 (8.94%) Perl
5 15 (8.38%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.47%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.47%) Korn
8 7 (3.91%) C++
9 6 (3.35%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.79%) PHP
11 4 (2.23%) VB
11 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.23%) VB6
12 3 (1.68%) MUMPS
13 2 (1.12%) VBA
14 1 (0.56%) JCL
14 1 (0.56%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 55 (30.73%) Security Cleared
2 40 (22.35%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.35%) MCDBA
5 6 (3.35%) MCT
5 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) SLA
2 7 (3.91%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) HL7
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.26%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.47%) NFS
4 8 (4.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.79%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.23%) KVM
6 4 (2.23%) RHEV
7 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.23%) OpenView
3 3 (1.68%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (53.63%) Oracle
2 23 (12.85%) HP
3 21 (11.73%) Microsoft
4 20 (11.17%) Red Hat
5 17 (9.50%) VMware
6 15 (8.38%) JBoss
7 14 (7.82%) Informatica
8 7 (3.91%) Veritas
8 7 (3.91%) Sun
8 7 (3.91%) Siebel
9 6 (3.35%) Cisco
9 6 (3.35%) IBM
10 5 (2.79%) Citrix
11 4 (2.23%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.23%) SAP
11 4 (2.23%) Splunk
12 3 (1.68%) InterSystems
12 3 (1.68%) Axway
12 3 (1.68%) CA
13 2 (1.12%) Apple
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