Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 24 November 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 21.05% 12.59% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% 24.50% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 23
Newport median daily rate £375 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% -2.35% +17.24%
10th Percentile £313 £171 £375
90th Percentile £575 £668 £525
South Wales median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Newport median hourly rate - £57.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +259.38% -36.00%
South Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £57.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -67.39% +228.57% +20.69%

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 Newport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 63 151 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.84% 51.36% 56.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 102 94
Newport median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £304 £315 £319
90th Percentile £568 £586 £513
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Newport median hourly rate - £57.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +243.28% -33.00%
South Wales median hourly rate £21.07 £55.00 £18.72
% change year-on-year -61.69% +193.88% +16.97%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Newport

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Newport

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Newport over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Newport

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Newport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
4 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (33.33%) Ingres
5 12 (33.33%) C
5 12 (33.33%) AIX
5 12 (33.33%) Unix
5 12 (33.33%) OpenROAD
5 12 (33.33%) Ingres ABF
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
6 11 (30.56%) Coaching
7 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 10 (27.78%) Java
7 10 (27.78%) Oracle
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) Migration
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.67%) VLAN
10 6 (16.67%) High Availability
10 6 (16.67%) Python
10 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.89%) Active Directory

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 12 (33.33%) OpenROAD
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) Mule
3 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.11%) WildFly
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) SAS
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) VLAN
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) VSAN
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (33.33%) Ingres
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (8.33%) Ant
2 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.56%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Ingres ABF Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Ingres Developer
5 3 (8.33%) OpenROAD Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Network Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) AIX
1 12 (33.33%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (30.56%) Coaching
3 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
4 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) High Availability
6 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.89%) Security Hardening
8 4 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Governance
9 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C
1 12 (33.33%) Ingres ABF
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) R
5 3 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) HNC
4 3 (8.33%) ISEB
4 3 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 4 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.33%) vCenter Server
2 3 (8.33%) WSUS
3 2 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) McAfee
4 4 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 3 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam