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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 202 86 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.68% 14.12% 19.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.65% 36.29% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 55 58
Median daily rate £320 £368 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +32.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £249 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £501 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+48.88% -29.68%
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
433 237 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.76% 38.92% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 160 131
Median daily rate £320 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £15.63 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.81 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 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 30 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 30 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 -4 190 £320 -12.92% 20
Sunderland +2 8 £350 +27.27% 1
SQL
North East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 116 (44.96%) SQL Server
2 115 (44.57%) Windows
3 105 (40.70%) Oracle
4 93 (36.05%) Security Cleared
5 92 (35.66%) HP
6 89 (34.50%) Unix
7 80 (31.01%) SC Cleared
8 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
9 69 (26.74%) Active Directory
9 69 (26.74%) Linux
10 68 (26.36%) Windows Server
11 64 (24.81%) VB
12 59 (22.87%) ITIL
13 58 (22.48%) DNS
14 53 (20.54%) Perl
15 49 (18.99%) T-SQL
16 46 (17.83%) PowerShell
17 44 (17.05%) MS Excel
17 44 (17.05%) TCP/IP
17 44 (17.05%) CA
18 43 (16.67%) Shell Script
19 42 (16.28%) .NET
20 41 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
21 39 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
21 39 (15.12%) PL/SQL
22 37 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
23 36 (13.95%) DHCP
23 36 (13.95%) Tivoli
23 36 (13.95%) Mentoring
24 35 (13.57%) ServiceNow

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 25 (9.69%) SharePoint
2 23 (8.91%) IIS
3 22 (8.53%) WebLogic
4 15 (5.81%) JBoss
5 14 (5.43%) OpenStack
5 14 (5.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (5.43%) SAS
6 12 (4.65%) Apache
6 12 (4.65%) MS Exchange
7 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.71%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.33%) Node.js
10 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.55%) CMS
11 4 (1.55%) FileNet
12 3 (1.16%) Confluence
13 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.59%) MS Office
3 5 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (2.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.10%) Office 365
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (22.48%) DNS
2 44 (17.05%) TCP/IP
3 36 (13.95%) DHCP
4 25 (9.69%) SAN
5 21 (8.14%) Firewall
6 15 (5.81%) LDAP
6 15 (5.81%) SSL
7 12 (4.65%) SSH
8 8 (3.10%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (2.71%) Network Security
10 6 (2.33%) HTTP
11 2 (0.78%) VoIP
12 1 (0.39%) 3G
12 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.39%) Internet
12 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (44.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (10.08%) DB2
4 25 (9.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (8.91%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (6.98%) Oracle Database
8 18 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (6.20%) MongoDB
11 11 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (4.26%) Relational Database
12 9 (3.49%) Apache Hive
12 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (3.49%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.49%) HBase
12 9 (3.49%) Pentaho
13 8 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.53%) ERwin
2 22 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.59%) MSI
4 8 (3.10%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.71%) Facilita Forecast
5 7 (2.71%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.71%) LoadRunner
5 7 (2.71%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.94%) Subversion
8 3 (1.16%) JIRA
9 1 (0.39%) Maven
9 1 (0.39%) Mockito
9 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (12.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.10%) General Ledger
3 3 (1.16%) Advertising
3 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (22.87%) Developer
2 23 (8.91%) DBA
3 22 (8.53%) Analyst
4 20 (7.75%) .NET Developer
4 20 (7.75%) SQL DBA
5 18 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 17 (6.59%) Support Engineer
7 14 (5.43%) C# Developer
8 12 (4.65%) Tester
9 11 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.49%) Applications Developer
10 9 (3.49%) T-SQL Developer
11 8 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.10%) Unix Engineer
11 8 (3.10%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 7 (2.71%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.71%) Linux Support
12 7 (2.71%) Unix Support
12 7 (2.71%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.28%) .NET
2 27 (10.47%) XML
3 24 (9.30%) HTML
4 22 (8.53%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.81%) CSS
6 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.10%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.10%) HTML5
8 8 (3.10%) Web Services
9 7 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (2.71%) Classic ASP
9 7 (2.71%) MDX
9 7 (2.71%) Middleware
9 7 (2.71%) Software Packaging
9 7 (2.71%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (2.33%) XHTML
11 4 (1.55%) Apache Camel
11 4 (1.55%) Apache CXF
12 3 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.91%) Clustering
3 17 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.88%) Replication
5 9 (3.49%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.71%) DataPower
7 6 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.55%) Blog
9 4 (1.55%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.55%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.16%) Ontologies
10 3 (1.16%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 115 (44.57%) Windows
2 89 (34.50%) Unix
3 69 (26.74%) Linux
4 68 (26.36%) Windows Server
5 24 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (6.20%) Windows XP
7 15 (5.81%) AIX
7 15 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 11 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.10%) Solaris
11 5 (1.94%) zOS
12 3 (1.16%) HPUX
13 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.39%) CentOS
13 1 (0.39%) Debian
13 1 (0.39%) SUSE
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.87%) ITIL
2 39 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.95%) Mentoring
5 29 (11.24%) Data Modelling
6 27 (10.47%) Configuration Management
7 26 (10.08%) Incident Management
8 22 (8.53%) Migration
9 20 (7.75%) DevOps
9 20 (7.75%) Problem Management
10 17 (6.59%) Server Monitoring
11 16 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (5.81%) Change Management
12 15 (5.81%) Validation
12 15 (5.81%) Workflow
13 14 (5.43%) OO
13 14 (5.43%) Software Delivery
14 13 (5.04%) Defect Management
14 13 (5.04%) Regression Testing
14 13 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.81%) VB
2 53 (20.54%) Perl
3 49 (18.99%) T-SQL
4 46 (17.83%) PowerShell
5 43 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 39 (15.12%) PL/SQL
7 32 (12.40%) C#
8 28 (10.85%) Java
8 28 (10.85%) VBScript
9 26 (10.08%) JavaScript
10 12 (4.65%) Korn
11 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.71%) C++
13 6 (2.33%) Python
14 4 (1.55%) VBA
15 3 (1.16%) Bourne shell
15 3 (1.16%) VB6
16 2 (0.78%) C
16 2 (0.78%) PHP
17 1 (0.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 93 (36.05%) Security Cleared
2 80 (31.01%) SC Cleared
3 41 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (10.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 26 (10.08%) Degree
6 18 (6.98%) MCSE
7 12 (4.65%) AAT
8 8 (3.10%) MCSD
9 6 (2.33%) ISEB
9 6 (2.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (1.94%) MCDBA
10 5 (1.94%) MCTS
11 4 (1.55%) MCITP
11 4 (1.55%) MCP
11 4 (1.55%) MCSA
12 3 (1.16%) SAS Certification
13 2 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.36%) SLA
2 11 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (3.49%) QA
4 5 (1.94%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (7.36%) XenApp
5 13 (5.04%) XenDesktop
5 13 (5.04%) XenServer
6 11 (4.26%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.71%) NFS
8 5 (1.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (1.55%) vSphere
10 3 (1.16%) Docker
10 3 (1.16%) Firmware
10 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.78%) Brightmail
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (13.95%) Tivoli
2 33 (12.79%) HP SiteScope
3 28 (10.85%) MOM
4 16 (6.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (5.43%) SCCM
6 13 (5.04%) Perfmon
7 10 (3.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (2.71%) OpenView
8 7 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.71%) Puppet
9 6 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.33%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.55%) SCOM
11 2 (0.78%) Netcool
11 2 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.78%) Unicenter
12 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
12 1 (0.39%) SAP Afaria
12 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 105 (40.70%) Oracle
2 92 (35.66%) HP
3 76 (29.46%) Microsoft
4 44 (17.05%) CA
5 35 (13.57%) Citrix
5 35 (13.57%) ServiceNow
6 34 (13.18%) VMware
7 28 (10.85%) Informatica
7 28 (10.85%) Red Hat
8 26 (10.08%) BMC
9 14 (5.43%) IBM
10 13 (5.04%) AppSense
11 9 (3.49%) Tableau
12 7 (2.71%) Axway
12 7 (2.71%) Lotus
12 7 (2.71%) Siebel
12 7 (2.71%) Sun
12 7 (2.71%) Xamarin
13 5 (1.94%) Meridio
14 3 (1.16%) Altiris
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venturi
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago