The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 22 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 53 130 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.37% 13.43% 11.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.36% 39.04% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 85 58
Median daily rate £330 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £256 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.78% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £15.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.50 £25.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.80% +13.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
237 333 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.49% 34.40% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 182 161
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Buckinghamshire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 40 £328 -6.42% 24
High Wycombe -2 2 £200 -32.77% 6
Chesham - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 43 (30.07%) Java
2 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
3 33 (23.08%) Oracle
3 33 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 29 (20.28%) PL/SQL
4 29 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (19.58%) .NET
6 26 (18.18%) XML
7 25 (17.48%) Data Modelling
7 25 (17.48%) C#
8 24 (16.78%) Finance
9 23 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (15.38%) ETL
11 21 (14.69%) ITIL
11 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.99%) MVC
13 19 (13.29%) Unix
13 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
14 18 (12.59%) SAP
14 18 (12.59%) HTML
14 18 (12.59%) Scrum
14 18 (12.59%) jQuery
14 18 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (11.89%) CSS
15 17 (11.89%) Windows
15 17 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (11.19%) QA
17 15 (10.49%) SOAP
18 14 (9.79%) Retail
18 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (5.59%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.20%) CMS
2 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.50%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.10%) Apache
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.10%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
5 2 (1.40%) SAS
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.70%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.99%) MS Office
3 3 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.70%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Office 365
2 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.40%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Firewall
1 4 (2.80%) Internet
1 4 (2.80%) LDAP
2 2 (1.40%) FTP
2 2 (1.40%) Intranet
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (9.79%) SAP Data Services
4 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.39%) Big Data
5 12 (8.39%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.29%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.20%) Star Schema
10 5 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.50%) Apache Hive
10 5 (3.50%) DataStax
10 5 (3.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Selenium
2 9 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.20%) JIRA
4 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.80%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.10%) Maven
6 3 (2.10%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.40%) Moq
7 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.70%) Mockito
8 1 (0.70%) NUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.70%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Retail
3 11 (7.69%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Automotive
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) German Language
5 3 (2.10%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (44.76%) Developer
2 28 (19.58%) SQL Developer
3 17 (11.89%) Analyst
4 14 (9.79%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Architect
6 11 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Consultant
8 7 (4.90%) Informatica Developer
8 7 (4.90%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (4.90%) QA Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) SAP Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Service Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.20%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Integration Architect
9 6 (4.20%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.20%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.58%) .NET
2 26 (18.18%) XML
3 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
4 18 (12.59%) HTML
4 18 (12.59%) jQuery
5 17 (11.89%) CSS
6 15 (10.49%) SOAP
7 13 (9.09%) Spring
8 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (7.69%) REST
9 10 (6.99%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (5.59%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.59%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.59%) Web Services
12 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (4.90%) J2EE
12 7 (4.90%) Node.js
13 6 (4.20%) RESTful
13 6 (4.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.10%) CMDB
4 3 (2.10%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.10%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.10%) IVR
4 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.10%) User Experience
4 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.40%) AS400
5 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.40%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.40%) Replication
5 2 (1.40%) Social Media
6 1 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.29%) Unix
2 17 (11.89%) Windows
3 10 (6.99%) Linux
4 9 (6.29%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Vista
7 5 (3.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.80%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.40%) Android
9 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.48%) Data Modelling
3 22 (15.38%) ETL
4 21 (14.69%) ITIL
5 20 (13.99%) MVC
6 18 (12.59%) Scrum
7 17 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 10 (6.99%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.99%) Service Management
10 9 (6.29%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.29%) ITSM
11 8 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.59%) MapReduce
11 8 (5.59%) Migration
11 8 (5.59%) TDD
12 7 (4.90%) Web Development
13 6 (4.20%) Change Management
13 6 (4.20%) Data Management
13 6 (4.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.07%) Java
2 33 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.28%) PL/SQL
4 25 (17.48%) C#
5 13 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.39%) VB
7 10 (6.99%) Python
8 6 (4.20%) Ruby
9 4 (2.80%) C
9 4 (2.80%) VBScript
10 3 (2.10%) C++
10 3 (2.10%) COBOL
10 3 (2.10%) Scala
10 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.40%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.40%) ES6
11 2 (1.40%) Perl
11 2 (1.40%) PHP
11 2 (1.40%) RPG
11 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared
1 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) Degree
3 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.70%) ISEB
4 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) MCITP
4 1 (0.70%) MCTS
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.19%) QA
2 8 (5.59%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) SDET
4 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.50%) HDFS
3 4 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (2.80%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.80%) OVSD
2 4 (2.80%) SCCM
2 4 (2.80%) WSUS
3 3 (2.10%) SCOM
4 2 (1.40%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.70%) Control-M
5 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (23.08%) Oracle
2 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.59%) SAP
4 12 (8.39%) Informatica
5 11 (7.69%) Remedy
6 10 (6.99%) HP
7 9 (6.29%) IBM
8 5 (3.50%) Adobe
8 5 (3.50%) Avaya
8 5 (3.50%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.50%) Genesys
9 4 (2.80%) KANA
9 4 (2.80%) Tableau
10 3 (2.10%) Cognos
10 3 (2.10%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.10%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.40%) BMC
11 2 (1.40%) CA
11 2 (1.40%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.40%) Symantec
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