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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4  
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 238 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.02% 17.59% 12.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.27% 50.42% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 143 48
Median daily rate £310 £320 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -12.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.13% -10.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 109 472 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.23% 34.89% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 299 129
Median daily rate £373 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.40% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £488 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 30 2
Median hourly rate £51.42 £28.88 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.06% -9.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 27 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SQL.

1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
4 17 (29.31%) ITIL
5 16 (27.59%) Windows Server
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
7 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
7 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.69%) HP SiteScope
9 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
9 11 (18.97%) C#
10 10 (17.24%) .NET
10 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 9 (15.52%) Migration
11 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
11 9 (15.52%) Unix
12 8 (13.79%) HP
12 8 (13.79%) DHCP
12 8 (13.79%) DNS
12 8 (13.79%) HTML
12 8 (13.79%) Quality Management
12 8 (13.79%) REST
12 8 (13.79%) SCCM
12 8 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
13 7 (12.07%) Puppet
13 7 (12.07%) Git (software)

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 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.34%) JBoss
2 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) Documentum
4 3 (5.17%) GeoServer
4 3 (5.17%) NServiceBus
4 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.72%) G Suite
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.17%) PuTTY
3 3 (5.17%) WinSCP
4 2 (3.45%) HTTP
4 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.45%) SSL
4 2 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) EDRMS
5 3 (5.17%) GIS
5 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (3.45%) DB2
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) ActiveReports
7 1 (1.72%) MS Access
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.72%) Redis
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) JUnit
3 4 (6.90%) Selenium
3 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.17%) Ant
4 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.17%) Gradle
4 3 (5.17%) IntelliJ
4 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.17%) Maven
4 3 (5.17%) Subversion
5 2 (3.45%) MSI
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.45%) Toad
6 1 (1.72%) git-flow
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) DBA
3 8 (13.79%) Migration Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.07%) SQL DBA
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Documentum Support
7 3 (5.17%) Integration Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.17%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
2 8 (13.79%) REST
3 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.34%) J2EE
3 6 (10.34%) Spring
3 6 (10.34%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) Entity Framework
4 5 (8.62%) JSON
4 5 (8.62%) SOAP
5 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.90%) HTML5
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.17%) EJB
6 3 (5.17%) J2SE
6 3 (5.17%) JPA
6 3 (5.17%) Play Framework
6 3 (5.17%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Replication
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.97%) Windows 7
4 10 (17.24%) Linux
5 9 (15.52%) Unix
6 3 (5.17%) AIX
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) MVS
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.45%) zOS
8 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.52%) Migration
4 8 (13.79%) Quality Management
4 8 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
5 7 (12.07%) MVC
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.62%) Change Management
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (6.90%) Software Distribution
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
1 15 (25.86%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.97%) C#
3 7 (12.07%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) VB
4 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.62%) VBA
6 4 (6.90%) Perl
6 4 (6.90%) REXX
7 3 (5.17%) Scala
8 2 (3.45%) Tcl
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.72%) Groovy
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.72%) HND
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (13.79%) SCCM
3 7 (12.07%) Puppet
4 4 (6.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (3.45%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.72%) MOM
7 1 (1.72%) SCOM
7 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) HP
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
5 3 (5.17%) CA
5 3 (5.17%) Genesys
5 3 (5.17%) Nortel
5 3 (5.17%) Siebel
5 3 (5.17%) Verint
5 3 (5.17%) webMethods
6 2 (3.45%) BMC
6 2 (3.45%) IBM
6 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Apple
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: 6 days ago