Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 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
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 12 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 27 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 12.63% 12.39% 7.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 29.35% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 20
10th Percentile £240 £400 £400
25th Percentile £331 £413 £439
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £510
Median % change year-on-year - -6.86% +16.57%
75th Percentile £521 £513 £550
90th Percentile £538 £530 £621
South Wales median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.75 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £25.75 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +14.44% -25.00% -

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 108 92 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 37.89% 42.20% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 74 88
10th Percentile £153 £379 £313
25th Percentile £416 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £493 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.68% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £518 £525 £546
90th Percentile £545 £549 £575
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
10th Percentile £20.27 £17.30 £19.32
25th Percentile £21.25 £17.38 £19.53
Median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.88
Median % change year-on-year +28.95% -4.43% +5.35%
75th Percentile £25.50 £21.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £27.15 £21.90 £51.98
South Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +28.95% -49.33% +98.73%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Newport

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL in Newport.

Daily rate trend for SQL in Newport

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL in Newport over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SQL in Newport

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for SQL in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
3 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
4 14 (38.89%) Data Engineering
5 12 (33.33%) R
5 12 (33.33%) ETL
6 11 (30.56%) Apache Hive
6 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
6 11 (30.56%) ETL Development
6 11 (30.56%) Impala
7 9 (25.00%) Metadata
7 9 (25.00%) Scala
7 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.22%) Coaching
8 8 (22.22%) Apache Spark
9 7 (19.44%) DevOps
9 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
9 7 (19.44%) Java
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (16.67%) Google
10 6 (16.67%) Big Data
10 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) Validation
10 6 (16.67%) HDFS
10 6 (16.67%) Data Munging
10 6 (16.67%) Data Ingestion

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 8 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Jupyter
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Serverless
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon S3
2 5 (13.89%) AWS
2 5 (13.89%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (13.89%) AWS Step Functions
2 5 (13.89%) Azure
3 4 (11.11%) GCP
3 4 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (8.33%) AWS CodeBuild
4 3 (8.33%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 3 (8.33%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) GitHub
5 2 (5.56%) Google Data Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Google Sheets
5 2 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Apache Hive
1 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
1 11 (30.56%) Impala
2 9 (25.00%) Metadata
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
4 6 (16.67%) Big Data
5 5 (13.89%) Amazon Athena
6 4 (11.11%) Apache Zeppelin
7 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (8.33%) Data Lake
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (5.56%) BigQuery
8 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.11%) RStudio
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Toad
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Public Sector
2 4 (11.11%) Social Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Data Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Python Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Scala Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Pandas
2 5 (13.89%) PySpark
3 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (8.33%) pytest
3 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) Struts
5 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) JSON-LD
5 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.56%) Linked Data
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Data Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) ETL
3 11 (30.56%) ETL Development
4 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Coaching
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
7 6 (16.67%) Data Munging
7 6 (16.67%) Validation
8 5 (13.89%) Data Management
8 5 (13.89%) Data Science
8 5 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (11.11%) Data Virtualisation
9 4 (11.11%) User Research
9 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) R
3 9 (25.00%) Scala
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.78%) Clojure
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
8 1 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Terraform
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 6 (16.67%) Google
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Databricks
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) EMC