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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Wales / Newport
Rank 15 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 9.38% 13.75% 15.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% 25.58% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £300 £382 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.46% -13.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £110 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £524 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £39.14 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

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 Newport with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 43 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 45.83% 53.75% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 29
Median daily rate £500 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.13% -4.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £480 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £39.14 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.03% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL in Newport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Newport

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) MCITP
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (26.09%) MCDBA
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
6 6 (26.09%) RedGate
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 4 (17.39%) Maven
8 4 (17.39%) JUnit
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
8 4 (17.39%) Liferay
8 4 (17.39%) Splunk

SQL
Top Related 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 4 (17.39%) Liferay
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) JCAPS
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SNMP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.35%) HBase
6 1 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.35%) MS Access
6 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JUnit
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JDeveloper
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DBA
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (17.39%) SQL DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Database Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) Swagger
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Management
1 6 (26.09%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Dependency Management
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) MCDBA
2 6 (26.09%) MCITP
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
1 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ambari
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) RedGate
4 4 (17.39%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) Fiorano
5 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) InterSystems
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