Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 10 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 11.83% 5.49% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 16.95% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 15
10th Percentile £263 £394 £363
25th Percentile £300 £413 "
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +18.82% +6.25% -11.11%
75th Percentile £563 £484 £516
90th Percentile £625 £513 £530
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.75 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £25.75 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +28.75% -33.33% +100.00%

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 145 59 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 42.90% 32.42% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 38 65
10th Percentile £270 £166 £300
25th Percentile £445 £413 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +6.95% +5.56% +7.78%
75th Percentile £563 £534 £525
90th Percentile £638 £575 £560
South Wales median daily rate £479 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +12.71% +2.41% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
10th Percentile £19.55 £17.38 "
25th Percentile £22.81 £17.75 £19.18
Median hourly rate £24.65 £20.00 £19.36
Median % change year-on-year +23.23% +3.33% -8.62%
75th Percentile £25.88 £21.35 £19.79
90th Percentile £27.22 £22.15 £39.94
South Wales median hourly rate £24.79 £19.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +27.13% -48.00% +86.66%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 20 (50.00%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 14 (35.00%) ETL
6 12 (30.00%) Hadoop
6 12 (30.00%) Apache Hive
6 12 (30.00%) Data Engineering
7 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
7 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
7 11 (27.50%) Impala
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (25.00%) Scala
9 9 (22.50%) .NET
9 9 (22.50%) Apache Spark
10 8 (20.00%) Coaching
10 8 (20.00%) Metadata
10 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (20.00%) Big Data
10 8 (20.00%) Cloudera
10 8 (20.00%) R
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) C#
11 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
11 7 (17.50%) Validation
11 7 (17.50%) Social Skills
11 7 (17.50%) Data Munging
11 7 (17.50%) HDFS
11 7 (17.50%) 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 9 (22.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) Jupyter
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.50%) AWS
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Step Functions
2 3 (7.50%) Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Serverless
3 2 (5.00%) GCP
3 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 2 (5.00%) Google Data Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Google Sheets
3 2 (5.00%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) Apache Hive
2 12 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (27.50%) Impala
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (20.00%) Big Data
4 8 (20.00%) Metadata
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2019
6 3 (7.50%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Zeppelin
7 2 (5.00%) BigQuery
7 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.50%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (2.50%) Spatial Data
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) RStudio
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.50%) Social Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Data Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 6 (15.00%) PySpark
2 6 (15.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
3 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Core
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) Pandas
3 3 (7.50%) pytest
3 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) D3.js
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) JSON-LD
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Social Media
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ETL
2 12 (30.00%) Data Engineering
3 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
4 8 (20.00%) Coaching
4 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (17.50%) Data Ingestion
5 7 (17.50%) Data Munging
5 7 (17.50%) Validation
6 6 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (12.50%) Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Data Management
7 5 (12.50%) DevOps
7 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) User Research
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Python
2 10 (25.00%) Scala
2 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (20.00%) R
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) Clojure
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) HDFS
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Actian
5 1 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Meraki
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.50%) Veeam