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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 12 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL 114 65 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.36% 9.70% 13.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.89% 22.97% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 31 42
Median daily rate £345 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
309 283 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.23% 42.24% 34.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 169 122
Median daily rate £350 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 2
Median hourly rate £53.50 £20.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.19% -42.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.38 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.30 £27.75 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +6 105 £340 -2.85% 7
Sunderland -3 2 - -
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (43.10%) Linux
2 126 (42.42%) Windows
3 115 (38.72%) Unix
4 108 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 87 (29.29%) SQL Server
6 81 (27.27%) ITIL
6 81 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 79 (26.60%) Java
7 79 (26.60%) Windows Server
8 78 (26.26%) Oracle
8 78 (26.26%) SC Cleared
9 77 (25.93%) HP
10 68 (22.90%) Perl
11 61 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (19.53%) TCP/IP
12 58 (19.53%) Shell Script
13 57 (19.19%) Active Directory
14 48 (16.16%) .NET
14 48 (16.16%) PL/SQL
14 48 (16.16%) VB
14 48 (16.16%) Open Source
15 46 (15.49%) XML
16 43 (14.48%) C#
17 41 (13.80%) MS Excel
18 40 (13.47%) HP SiteScope
18 40 (13.47%) PowerShell
19 39 (13.13%) AIX
19 39 (13.13%) CA
20 36 (12.12%) JavaScript
21 35 (11.78%) C

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 18 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 16 (5.39%) JBoss
3 14 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (4.04%) IIS
5 10 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.37%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.69%) FileNet
6 8 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.36%) Confluence
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.68%) Tuxedo
9 4 (1.35%) Apache
9 4 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.35%) CMS
9 4 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.01%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (13.80%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (2.36%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.09%) IaaS
1 27 (9.09%) PaaS
1 27 (9.09%) SaaS
2 8 (2.69%) HP Helion
3 6 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.68%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.35%) GitHub
6 3 (1.01%) Office 365
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.67%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.67%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.67%) Linode
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.53%) TCP/IP
2 35 (11.78%) DNS
3 32 (10.77%) LDAP
4 22 (7.41%) DHCP
5 19 (6.40%) Firewall
6 15 (5.05%) SSL
7 13 (4.38%) NAS
8 12 (4.04%) HTTP
9 11 (3.70%) SAN
10 10 (3.37%) HTTPS
10 10 (3.37%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (2.69%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (2.69%) SSH
12 7 (2.36%) Network Security
13 4 (1.35%) Internet
14 2 (0.67%) FTP
14 2 (0.67%) IPsec
14 2 (0.67%) Skype
15 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.42%) DB2
3 20 (6.73%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (5.72%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 8 (2.69%) OLTP
11 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.36%) Ingres
11 7 (2.36%) MySQL
11 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (7.07%) GCC
1 21 (7.07%) GDB
2 20 (6.73%) HP UFT
2 20 (6.73%) Selenium
3 19 (6.40%) Sahi
3 19 (6.40%) WATIR
4 13 (4.38%) Cucumber
4 13 (4.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.69%) ProC
8 7 (2.36%) JIRA
9 5 (1.68%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.68%) MSI
9 5 (1.68%) Subversion
10 3 (1.01%) NMock
10 3 (1.01%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.01%) WiX
11 2 (0.67%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (7.07%) Finance
2 8 (2.69%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.02%) General Ledger
4 5 (1.68%) Back Office
5 4 (1.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (26.26%) Developer
2 36 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 33 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 32 (10.77%) DBA
5 25 (8.42%) Administrator
6 17 (5.72%) SQL DBA
6 17 (5.72%) SQL Developer
7 16 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (4.04%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.70%) C++ Developer
10 11 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
10 11 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
11 10 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (3.37%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.37%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.03%) Lead Developer
12 9 (3.03%) QA Engineer
13 8 (2.69%) C# Developer
13 8 (2.69%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.16%) .NET
2 46 (15.49%) XML
3 30 (10.10%) Web Services
4 21 (7.07%) Middleware
5 13 (4.38%) Software Packaging
6 12 (4.04%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.04%) HTML
7 9 (3.03%) CSS
8 8 (2.69%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (2.36%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.02%) JSON
10 6 (2.02%) WPF
11 5 (1.68%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.68%) jQuery
11 5 (1.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 4 (1.35%) Ajax
12 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.35%) LINQ
12 4 (1.35%) WCF
13 3 (1.01%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.38%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.04%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.37%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (3.03%) Clustering
7 8 (2.69%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.69%) DataPower
8 6 (2.02%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.35%) NHS
11 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.67%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.67%) PKI
12 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 128 (43.10%) Linux
2 126 (42.42%) Windows
3 115 (38.72%) Unix
4 79 (26.60%) Windows Server
5 39 (13.13%) AIX
6 30 (10.10%) Solaris
7 25 (8.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (7.41%) Windows 7
9 16 (5.39%) Windows XP
10 14 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (4.38%) zOS
12 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (1.35%) Android
13 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.35%) HPUX
13 4 (1.35%) MVS
14 2 (0.67%) CentOS
14 2 (0.67%) VME
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.27%) ITIL
2 61 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (16.16%) Open Source
4 35 (11.78%) DevOps
5 33 (11.11%) OO
6 30 (10.10%) Change Management
6 30 (10.10%) Problem Management
7 24 (8.08%) TDD
8 23 (7.74%) Change Control
9 22 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (7.41%) Migration
10 21 (7.07%) BDD
10 21 (7.07%) Data Management
10 21 (7.07%) Multithreaded Programming
10 21 (7.07%) Multithreading
10 21 (7.07%) Server Monitoring
10 21 (7.07%) Virtual Environments
11 20 (6.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 20 (6.73%) Workflow
12 19 (6.40%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 79 (26.60%) Java
2 68 (22.90%) Perl
3 58 (19.53%) Shell Script
4 48 (16.16%) PL/SQL
4 48 (16.16%) VB
5 43 (14.48%) C#
6 40 (13.47%) PowerShell
7 36 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 35 (11.78%) C
9 32 (10.77%) C++
10 28 (9.43%) T-SQL
11 22 (7.41%) Ruby
12 21 (7.07%) Python
13 16 (5.39%) Jython
14 8 (2.69%) Korn
15 6 (2.02%) VBScript
16 5 (1.68%) PHP
17 4 (1.35%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.34%) COBOL
18 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 108 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 78 (26.26%) SC Cleared
3 32 (10.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (7.07%) DV Cleared
5 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.36%) MCSA
7 6 (2.02%) Degree
7 6 (2.02%) MCSE
8 5 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.67%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.34%) AAT
10 1 (0.34%) CISSP
10 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.34%) MCITP
10 1 (0.34%) MCTS
10 1 (0.34%) OCA
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.34%) SANS
10 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.44%) QA
2 19 (6.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (3.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) WAI
5 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 57 (19.19%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.37%) NFS
4 9 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (2.69%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (2.36%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.02%) Docker
7 6 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.02%) vSphere
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (1.35%) Xen
10 3 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.01%) XenApp
10 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.01%) XenServer
11 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 40 (13.47%) HP SiteScope
2 32 (10.77%) Puppet
3 31 (10.44%) Tivoli
4 19 (6.40%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 19 (6.40%) SCCM
5 16 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.71%) SCOrch
7 13 (4.38%) BladeLogic
7 13 (4.38%) MOM
8 8 (2.69%) Control-M
9 7 (2.36%) WSUS
10 5 (1.68%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (1.01%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.67%) Ansible
13 2 (0.67%) OpenNMS
13 2 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 78 (26.26%) Oracle
3 77 (25.93%) HP
4 39 (13.13%) CA
5 26 (8.75%) IBM
6 25 (8.42%) BMC
6 25 (8.42%) Red Hat
7 22 (7.41%) VMware
8 19 (6.40%) Sun
9 16 (5.39%) Dell
10 11 (3.70%) ServiceNow
11 9 (3.03%) Informatica
12 8 (2.69%) Axway
12 8 (2.69%) Siebel
13 6 (2.02%) Citrix
14 5 (1.68%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.68%) Google
15 4 (1.35%) Sitecore
15 4 (1.35%) Symantec
15 4 (1.35%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Venturi
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Vesta Consulting
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