Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 119 105 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.03% 12.57% 16.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.43% 36.46% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 98 280
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -21.47%
10th Percentile £256 £236 £235
90th Percentile £600 £615 £506
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £333 £380 £321
% change year-on-year -12.50% +18.29% -19.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 25
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £45.83 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.41% -23.33%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £45.83 £28.63
% change year-on-year - +60.10% -23.67%

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 356 288 956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.98% 34.49% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 194 649
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £380 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +8.15% -17.93%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £553 £538 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +2.74% +8.15% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 39
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £33.00 £45.00 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +37.80% -5.35%
10th Percentile £29.78 £18.80 £28.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.00 £36.92
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £32.66
% change year-on-year -31.11% +37.80% -11.74%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.50%) SQL Server
2 47 (39.50%) Linux
3 40 (33.61%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.09%) TDD
4 37 (31.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (28.57%) Windows
5 34 (28.57%) BDD
6 33 (27.73%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (26.89%) C#
8 31 (26.05%) Scrum
8 31 (26.05%) Security Cleared
9 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (23.53%) Java
10 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (22.69%) T-SQL
11 27 (22.69%) MVC
12 25 (21.01%) .NET
13 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET
13 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
14 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (15.97%) Oracle
15 19 (15.97%) JavaScript
16 18 (15.13%) SC Cleared
16 18 (15.13%) Degree
16 18 (15.13%) SpecFlow
17 17 (14.29%) Finance
17 17 (14.29%) Banking
18 16 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (13.45%) ITIL

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 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.20%) SAS
2 5 (4.20%) Tuxedo
2 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.52%) CICS
4 3 (2.52%) Confluence
4 3 (2.52%) Jetty
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.52%) TPMS
4 3 (2.52%) WildFly
5 2 (1.68%) FileNet
5 2 (1.68%) JBoss
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.84%) Apache
6 1 (0.84%) nginx
6 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SPSS
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.84%) Maximo
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.84%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.84%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.68%) IaaS
4 2 (1.68%) PaaS
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.68%) Slack
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.84%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.84%) Boomi
5 1 (0.84%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.84%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.84%) Linode
5 1 (0.84%) Office 365
5 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) DHCP
1 7 (5.88%) DNS
2 6 (5.04%) Firewall
3 5 (4.20%) HTTP
4 4 (3.36%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.36%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.36%) NAS
4 4 (3.36%) SAN
4 4 (3.36%) SMS
5 3 (2.52%) Internet
5 3 (2.52%) WAN
6 2 (1.68%) FTP
6 2 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.68%) LAN
6 2 (1.68%) Network Security
6 2 (1.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (39.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (31.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (25.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (13.45%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.72%) MongoDB
6 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.04%) Big Data
7 6 (5.04%) MySQL
8 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.36%) OLTP
9 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (2.52%) DB2
10 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.13%) SpecFlow
3 14 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.08%) JIRA
5 9 (7.56%) JUnit
6 5 (4.20%) Selenium
7 4 (3.36%) GitLab
7 4 (3.36%) gulp
7 4 (3.36%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.52%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.52%) Gradle
8 3 (2.52%) JMeter
8 3 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.52%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.68%) Hamcrest
9 2 (1.68%) Maven
9 2 (1.68%) Subversion
10 1 (0.84%) FindBugs
General
1 17 (14.29%) Banking
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
2 5 (4.20%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 74 (62.18%) Developer
2 21 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 19 (15.97%) Java Developer
4 16 (13.45%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.56%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Mobility Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (2.52%) Azure DevOps
10 3 (2.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.01%) .NET
2 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (12.61%) HTML
5 13 (10.92%) Middleware
5 13 (10.92%) XML
6 12 (10.08%) J2EE
7 11 (9.24%) Node.js
7 11 (9.24%) RESTful
8 10 (8.40%) Web Services
9 9 (7.56%) CSS
10 7 (5.88%) JDBC
11 6 (5.04%) Ajax
11 6 (5.04%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.20%) JSON
12 5 (4.20%) LESS
13 4 (3.36%) JSP
13 4 (3.36%) Spring
13 4 (3.36%) Swing
14 3 (2.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) PKI
3 6 (5.04%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) User Experience
4 5 (4.20%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.52%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.68%) DataPower
6 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.50%) Linux
2 34 (28.57%) Windows
3 12 (10.08%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.88%) Android
5 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.04%) Unix
6 6 (5.04%) VME
7 5 (4.20%) AIX
7 5 (4.20%) CentOS
8 4 (3.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.84%) HPUX
9 1 (0.84%) MVS
9 1 (0.84%) Solaris
9 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.09%) TDD
3 34 (28.57%) BDD
4 33 (27.73%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (26.05%) Scrum
6 27 (22.69%) MVC
7 16 (13.45%) ITIL
8 14 (11.76%) Microservices
9 13 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.08%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (9.24%) DevOps
12 10 (8.40%) Front End Development
12 10 (8.40%) OO
13 9 (7.56%) Analytics
13 9 (7.56%) ITSM
14 8 (6.72%) ETL
14 8 (6.72%) Kanban
15 7 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (5.88%) Mathematics
15 7 (5.88%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.89%) C#
2 28 (23.53%) Java
3 27 (22.69%) T-SQL
4 19 (15.97%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.45%) Python
5 16 (13.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.20%) COBOL
6 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.20%) R
7 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.36%) C++
7 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.52%) Java 8
9 2 (1.68%) Perl
9 2 (1.68%) Ruby
9 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.84%) Jython
10 1 (0.84%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (26.05%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.13%) Degree
2 18 (15.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.20%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.84%) CCNA
6 1 (0.84%) CCNP
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) IFRS
1 5 (4.20%) IFRS 9
2 4 (3.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.52%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.84%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.72%) Puppet
2 7 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 7 (5.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 7 (5.88%) SAP Afaria
2 7 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 6 (5.04%) Ansible
4 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.36%) Matomo
5 4 (3.36%) Terraform
6 2 (1.68%) Forum Sentry
6 2 (1.68%) Nagios
6 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.68%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.84%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.84%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 40 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.97%) Oracle
3 10 (8.40%) HP
4 9 (7.56%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.72%) Citrix
6 7 (5.88%) Apple
6 7 (5.88%) IBM
6 7 (5.88%) McAfee
6 7 (5.88%) SAP
7 5 (4.20%) Google
7 5 (4.20%) Micro Focus
8 4 (3.36%) Siebel
9 2 (1.68%) Axway
9 2 (1.68%) Informatica
9 2 (1.68%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.68%) Sun
10 1 (0.84%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.84%) F5
10 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.84%) Sage