Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 20 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 103 130 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.52% 10.85% 10.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.93% 26.58% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 95
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -9.01%
10th Percentile £255 £266 £246
90th Percentile £538 £488 £725
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £42.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +115.38% -39.06%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £42.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +115.38% -39.06%

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 333 489 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.01% 40.82% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 351 360
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £260 £288 £260
90th Percentile £574 £525 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.21% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +110.26% +26.11%
10th Percentile £29.95 £19.98 £14.39
90th Percentile £44.00 £55.25 £28.68
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +110.26% -38.10%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (42.72%) SQL Server
3 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
4 37 (35.92%) Windows
5 35 (33.98%) Linux
5 35 (33.98%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (32.04%) Security Cleared
7 28 (27.18%) .NET
8 26 (25.24%) C#
8 26 (25.24%) Scrum
9 25 (24.27%) Oracle
10 24 (23.30%) MVC
10 24 (23.30%) TDD
10 24 (23.30%) BDD
10 24 (23.30%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (22.33%) SC Cleared
11 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET
12 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (19.42%) ITIL
12 20 (19.42%) Unix
12 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
13 19 (18.45%) Java
13 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (18.45%) Windows Server
14 18 (17.48%) Mentoring
14 18 (17.48%) Degree
14 18 (17.48%) T-SQL
15 17 (16.50%) Coaching
16 16 (15.53%) XML
16 16 (15.53%) SAP

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 13 (12.62%) SAS
2 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.83%) Confluence
4 5 (4.85%) JBoss
4 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.85%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.88%) FileNet
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.88%) Tuxedo
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.91%) TPMS
7 2 (1.94%) Apache
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.94%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Maximo
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.77%) Slack
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) Trello
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.97%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.97%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.97%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.97%) Linode
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) DHCP
1 14 (13.59%) DNS
2 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (3.88%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) SMS
2 4 (3.88%) SSL
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.97%) NAS
4 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.97%) VSAN
4 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.72%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (13.59%) NoSQL
4 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (12.62%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
7 10 (9.71%) Big Data
8 7 (6.80%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.80%) MySQL
9 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.88%) OLAP
9 4 (3.88%) OLTP
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (2.91%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.91%) HBase
10 3 (2.91%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) SpecFlow
2 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) JIRA
5 6 (5.83%) Gradle
6 5 (4.85%) JUnit
7 4 (3.88%) ERwin
7 4 (3.88%) Hamcrest
7 4 (3.88%) HP UFT
7 4 (3.88%) Selenium
8 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.91%) Firebug
9 2 (1.94%) Burp Suite
9 2 (1.94%) JMeter
9 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.94%) Sahi
9 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.94%) WATIR
10 1 (0.97%) Maven
10 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.68%) Banking
2 10 (9.71%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.49%) Developer
2 21 (20.39%) C# Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Mobility Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.77%) SAS Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Data Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.85%) SAS Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (27.18%) .NET
2 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (15.53%) XML
4 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (11.65%) CSS
5 12 (11.65%) HTML
6 10 (9.71%) jQuery
7 7 (6.80%) Spring
8 6 (5.83%) REST
8 6 (5.83%) Web Services
9 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.88%) LDAP
10 4 (3.88%) Middleware
10 4 (3.88%) Node.js
10 4 (3.88%) Software Packaging
10 4 (3.88%) Spring Boot
10 4 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.88%) XSD
11 3 (2.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.98%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.65%) PKI
3 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.88%) DataPower
4 4 (3.88%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Windows
2 35 (33.98%) Linux
3 20 (19.42%) Unix
4 19 (18.45%) Windows Server
5 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (11.65%) Android
6 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Phone
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Phone 8
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.88%) VME
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.24%) Scrum
3 24 (23.30%) BDD
3 24 (23.30%) MVC
3 24 (23.30%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (23.30%) TDD
4 20 (19.42%) ITIL
5 18 (17.48%) Mentoring
6 17 (16.50%) Coaching
7 16 (15.53%) Migration
8 15 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (12.62%) Statistics
10 12 (11.65%) Content Management
10 12 (11.65%) Incident Management
10 12 (11.65%) Microservices
11 10 (9.71%) Data Management
11 10 (9.71%) DevOps
11 10 (9.71%) ETL
11 10 (9.71%) Kanban
11 10 (9.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) C#
2 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.45%) Java
4 18 (17.48%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.77%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) Perl
8 4 (3.88%) COBOL
8 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) Ruby
9 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.94%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) Java 8
10 1 (0.97%) Jython
10 1 (0.97%) Korn
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) R
10 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (32.04%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.33%) SC Cleared
3 18 (17.48%) Degree
4 10 (9.71%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (8.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.94%) ISEB
7 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 7 (6.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.94%) XenServer
3 1 (0.97%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.97%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) AirWatch
1 12 (11.65%) SAP Afaria
1 12 (11.65%) XenMobile
2 7 (6.80%) Puppet
3 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.88%) Forum Sentry
4 4 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.91%) Nagios
5 3 (2.91%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.94%) Ansible
6 2 (1.94%) Nessus
7 1 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.97%) Grafana
7 1 (0.97%) Graylog
7 1 (0.97%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.97%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.97%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.97%) SCCM
7 1 (0.97%) Terraform
7 1 (0.97%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.27%) Oracle
3 16 (15.53%) SAP
4 14 (13.59%) Citrix
5 12 (11.65%) Apple
5 12 (11.65%) McAfee
6 11 (10.68%) Informatica
7 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.77%) Remedy
8 6 (5.83%) Cloudera
8 6 (5.83%) Hortonworks
8 6 (5.83%) IBM
8 6 (5.83%) Tableau
9 5 (4.85%) HP
10 4 (3.88%) Axway
10 4 (3.88%) Micro Focus
10 4 (3.88%) Siebel
10 4 (3.88%) Sun
11 3 (2.91%) CA
11 3 (2.91%) Rackspace