Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 21 13
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 129 84 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.84% 9.50% 15.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.41% 24.21% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 67 211
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.47% +17.19% -12.33%
10th Percentile £255 £235 £235
90th Percentile £551 £615 £475
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £318 £365 £320
% change year-on-year -12.81% +14.06% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 25
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £42.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.09% -10.16%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £42.00 £28.63
% change year-on-year - +46.72% -10.55%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 398 347 745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.60% 39.25% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 230 478
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -10.96%
10th Percentile £256 £285 £252
90th Percentile £538 £508 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +38.21% +98.87%
10th Percentile £30.30 £11.73 £26.95
90th Percentile £42.25 £49.98 £36.78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +46.55% +85.01%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL 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 SQL.

1 63 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (43.41%) SQL Server
3 50 (38.76%) Linux
3 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
4 42 (32.56%) Windows
4 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
5 40 (31.01%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (29.46%) TDD
7 37 (28.68%) BDD
8 36 (27.91%) C#
9 33 (25.58%) .NET
10 32 (24.81%) Java
10 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (24.81%) Scrum
11 31 (24.03%) MVC
12 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET
13 29 (22.48%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
15 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (20.93%) T-SQL
15 27 (20.93%) Oracle
16 24 (18.60%) Degree
17 21 (16.28%) ITIL
17 21 (16.28%) Active Directory
17 21 (16.28%) Windows Server
17 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
18 20 (15.50%) Citrix
18 20 (15.50%) DHCP
18 20 (15.50%) DNS

SQL
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 16 (12.40%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.53%) SAS
3 9 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.65%) Confluence
5 6 (4.65%) FileNet
5 6 (4.65%) JBoss
5 6 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.10%) Tuxedo
7 3 (2.33%) CICS
7 3 (2.33%) Jetty
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.33%) TPMS
7 3 (2.33%) WildFly
8 2 (1.55%) Apache
8 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) SPSS
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.78%) Maximo
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.88%) Slack
4 2 (1.55%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) Boomi
5 1 (0.78%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Linode
5 1 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.78%) PaaS
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.50%) DHCP
1 20 (15.50%) DNS
2 6 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.65%) Network Security
2 6 (4.65%) SSL
3 5 (3.88%) SMS
4 2 (1.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) FTP
5 1 (0.78%) HTTP
5 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.78%) VSAN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (43.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (12.40%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (8.53%) NoSQL
7 10 (7.75%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.98%) Big Data
8 9 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (5.43%) MySQL
10 6 (4.65%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
12 4 (3.10%) OLTP
12 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (2.33%) PowerCenter
13 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.95%) SpecFlow
3 13 (10.08%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.53%) JIRA
5 8 (6.20%) JUnit
6 6 (4.65%) Gradle
7 5 (3.88%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.10%) Artifactory
8 4 (3.10%) gulp
9 3 (2.33%) Hamcrest
9 3 (2.33%) Selenium
10 2 (1.55%) Burp Suite
10 2 (1.55%) ERwin
10 2 (1.55%) FindBugs
10 2 (1.55%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.55%) JMeter
10 2 (1.55%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.55%) Subversion
11 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (13.18%) Banking
2 16 (12.40%) Finance
3 5 (3.88%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (59.69%) Developer
2 27 (20.93%) C# Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Mobility Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.53%) Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) SQL Developer
6 9 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Junior
10 4 (3.10%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (2.33%) SAS Analyst
11 3 (2.33%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.58%) .NET
2 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (11.63%) HTML
5 14 (10.85%) XML
6 13 (10.08%) CSS
7 12 (9.30%) J2EE
8 11 (8.53%) RESTful
9 10 (7.75%) Web Services
10 8 (6.20%) Node.js
10 8 (6.20%) Spring
11 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (5.43%) JDBC
11 7 (5.43%) jQuery
11 7 (5.43%) REST
12 6 (4.65%) Ajax
12 6 (4.65%) JSON
12 6 (4.65%) LDAP
12 6 (4.65%) Software Packaging
12 6 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.01%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.95%) PKI
3 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.65%) DataPower
4 6 (4.65%) Private Cloud
4 6 (4.65%) User Experience
5 5 (3.88%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.76%) Linux
2 42 (32.56%) Windows
3 21 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 19 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (13.95%) Android
5 18 (13.95%) Apple iOS
5 18 (13.95%) Windows Phone
5 18 (13.95%) Windows Phone 8
5 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (11.63%) Unix
7 10 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.65%) AIX
9 4 (3.10%) VME
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.78%) CentOS
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) TDD
3 37 (28.68%) BDD
4 32 (24.81%) Scrum
5 31 (24.03%) MVC
6 29 (22.48%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (16.28%) ITIL
8 17 (13.18%) Microservices
9 16 (12.40%) Content Management
9 16 (12.40%) Incident Management
10 12 (9.30%) Analytics
10 12 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.53%) OO
12 10 (7.75%) Front End Development
12 10 (7.75%) Kanban
13 9 (6.98%) Coaching
13 9 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (6.98%) DevOps
13 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.98%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.91%) C#
2 32 (24.81%) Java
3 27 (20.93%) T-SQL
4 17 (13.18%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.85%) Python
6 6 (4.65%) Perl
6 6 (4.65%) R
7 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.10%) COBOL
8 4 (3.10%) Java 8
9 3 (2.33%) VB
10 2 (1.55%) Groovy
10 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 2 (1.55%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.78%) Jython
11 1 (0.78%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
3 24 (18.60%) Degree
4 14 (10.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (10.85%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.88%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.88%) IFRS
2 5 (3.88%) IFRS 9
3 4 (3.10%) QA
4 2 (1.55%) WCAG
5 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) XenApp
2 2 (1.55%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.55%) XenServer
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.78%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (13.95%) AirWatch
1 18 (13.95%) SAP Afaria
1 18 (13.95%) XenMobile
2 9 (6.98%) Puppet
3 8 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.65%) Forum Sentry
5 4 (3.10%) Matomo
5 4 (3.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.55%) Ansible
6 2 (1.55%) Nessus
7 1 (0.78%) Grafana
7 1 (0.78%) Graylog
7 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.78%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.78%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.78%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.78%) SCCM
7 1 (0.78%) Terraform
7 1 (0.78%) vRealize
7 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (38.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.93%) Oracle
3 20 (15.50%) Citrix
4 19 (14.73%) SAP
5 18 (13.95%) Apple
5 18 (13.95%) McAfee
6 11 (8.53%) IBM
7 10 (7.75%) Informatica
8 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.20%) Siebel
10 6 (4.65%) Axway
10 6 (4.65%) HP
10 6 (4.65%) Sun
11 4 (3.10%) Micro Focus
12 3 (2.33%) Remedy
13 2 (1.55%) Cloudera
13 2 (1.55%) Hortonworks
13 2 (1.55%) MuleSoft
13 2 (1.55%) Tableau
13 2 (1.55%) VMware