Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +106
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.98% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £503 - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £503 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 188 132 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.50% 13.71% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 108 330
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £258 £287
90th Percentile £578 £550 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.91% +33.33% -36.54%
10th Percentile £46.25 £18.80 £10.28
90th Percentile £48.75 £32.60 £22.53
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +115.91% +33.33% -29.79%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Newcastle upon Tyne

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure SQL Database in Newcastle upon Tyne

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure SQL Database in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (55.56%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (55.56%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
6 3 (33.33%) GitLab
6 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
6 3 (33.33%) hapi
6 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) OWASP
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Selenium
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) JMeter
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
7 2 (22.22%) Case Management
7 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (11.11%) logstash

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) GitLab
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Azure DevOps
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) hapi
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) OWASP
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Case Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) logstash