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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 102 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.94% 10.70% 8.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.53% 31.08% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 13 13
Average daily rate
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£353 £320 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £520 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 £15.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -17.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -20.68%
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
258 74 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.31% 34.42% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 36 47
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.99 £15.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.99 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 27 November 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
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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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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 +6 98 £358 +11.71% 20
Sunderland -1 4 £238 - 2
Gateshead - - - - 3
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 87 (49.71%) Oracle
2 64 (36.57%) Windows
3 63 (36.00%) UNIX
4 56 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 56 (32.00%) Security Cleared
5 47 (26.86%) Oracle Database
6 45 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 41 (23.43%) Linux
8 40 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 38 (21.71%) Java
10 35 (20.00%) .NET
11 34 (19.43%) SC Cleared
12 32 (18.29%) ITIL
13 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
13 30 (17.14%) Web Services
13 30 (17.14%) VB
14 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (15.43%) C#
15 27 (15.43%) XML
16 26 (14.86%) WebLogic
16 26 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 24 (13.71%) Active Directory
19 22 (12.57%) HP
19 22 (12.57%) Shell Script
19 22 (12.57%) Finance
19 22 (12.57%) Clustering
19 22 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 21 (12.00%) Data Management
20 21 (12.00%) Data Modelling

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 26 (14.86%) WebLogic
2 18 (10.29%) SAS
3 17 (9.71%) Tuxedo
4 11 (6.29%) JBoss
4 11 (6.29%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.71%) Apache
6 8 (4.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (4.00%) IIS
7 7 (4.00%) IBM Notes
8 6 (3.43%) MQSeries
9 5 (2.86%) AquaLogic
10 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.71%) Documentum
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) DNS
1 17 (9.71%) LDAP
2 13 (7.43%) Firewall
3 8 (4.57%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (4.57%) DHCP
4 6 (3.43%) SSH
5 2 (1.14%) 2G
5 2 (1.14%) LAN
5 2 (1.14%) WAN
5 2 (1.14%) VPN
5 2 (1.14%) SAN
5 2 (1.14%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) Extranet
6 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.86%) Oracle Database
2 45 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (10.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.86%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.71%) DTS
11 3 (1.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) PVCS
2 6 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.29%) Ant
5 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.14%) Toad
6 2 (1.14%) JUnit
7 1 (0.57%) MSI
7 1 (0.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 22 (12.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.57%) Front Office
4 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (34.86%) Developer
2 29 (16.57%) Analyst
3 17 (9.71%) Consultant
4 13 (7.43%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.86%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.14%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.57%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Architect
9 7 (4.00%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.43%) Software Support Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (3.43%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (3.43%) ETL Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Support Specialist
10 6 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.43%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (2.86%) DBA
11 5 (2.86%) Tester
11 5 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.00%) .NET
2 30 (17.14%) Web Services
3 27 (15.43%) XML
4 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.00%) Middleware
6 12 (6.86%) SOAP
7 10 (5.71%) MDX
7 10 (5.71%) HTML
8 8 (4.57%) J2EE
8 8 (4.57%) CSS
9 7 (4.00%) jQuery
10 6 (3.43%) WCF
11 5 (2.86%) JRules
11 5 (2.86%) AppFabric
11 5 (2.86%) WF
12 4 (2.29%) Ajax
12 4 (2.29%) HTML5
12 4 (2.29%) Spring
12 4 (2.29%) JNDI
12 4 (2.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Clustering
2 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.57%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) Statistics
5 4 (2.29%) Open Source
5 4 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.71%) NHS
6 3 (1.71%) Replication
7 2 (1.14%) CMDB
7 2 (1.14%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.14%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.57%) IVR
8 1 (0.57%) RIA
8 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.57%) Windows
2 63 (36.00%) UNIX
3 41 (23.43%) Linux
4 15 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.14%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.14%) VME
8 6 (3.43%) HPUX
9 2 (1.14%) Android
9 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.14%) Solaris
9 2 (1.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.29%) ITIL
2 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (12.00%) Data Management
3 21 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 18 (10.29%) Service Management
5 17 (9.71%) Service Delivery
6 16 (9.14%) Migration
6 16 (9.14%) Performance Testing
7 13 (7.43%) Workflow
8 12 (6.86%) Web Design
9 11 (6.29%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.29%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
10 10 (5.71%) Physical Data Model
10 10 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.14%) ETL
11 9 (5.14%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (4.00%) Change Management
12 7 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.00%) PL/SQL
2 38 (21.71%) Java
3 30 (17.14%) VB
4 27 (15.43%) C#
5 22 (12.57%) Shell Script
6 21 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 20 (11.43%) C
8 17 (9.71%) VB6
9 16 (9.14%) VBA
10 14 (8.00%) VBScript
11 11 (6.29%) JavaScript
12 9 (5.14%) Perl
12 9 (5.14%) COBOL
13 7 (4.00%) T-SQL
14 6 (3.43%) Korn
15 4 (2.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 4 (2.29%) C++
16 2 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (19.43%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.86%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.14%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.14%) MCT
7 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) SLA
2 7 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (13.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.43%) NFS
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.14%) KVM
4 2 (1.14%) RHEV
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) OpenView
2 9 (5.14%) MIIS
3 5 (2.86%) HP SIM
4 4 (2.29%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.57%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 87 (49.71%) Oracle
2 40 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.57%) HP
4 16 (9.14%) Red Hat
5 13 (7.43%) Informatica
6 9 (5.14%) Citrix
6 9 (5.14%) VMware
7 8 (4.57%) Micro Focus
8 7 (4.00%) Lotus
9 3 (1.71%) Siebel
9 3 (1.71%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.71%) Veritas
9 3 (1.71%) ILOG
9 3 (1.71%) Sun
10 2 (1.14%) Rogue Wave
10 2 (1.14%) IBM
10 2 (1.14%) SAP
11 1 (0.57%) CA
11 1 (0.57%) Genesys
11 1 (0.57%) Cisco
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £281.25 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
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