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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 101 162 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.35% 11.98% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.31% 40.20% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 111
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +14.00%
SQL
South East

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
286 403 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.13% 29.81% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 209 215
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 2016.

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
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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 79 £375 +16.73% 17
High Wycombe -2 4 £300 +12.14% 2
Buckingham - 2 £325 -
Marlow - 1 £380 - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 67 (31.60%) Oracle
2 65 (30.66%) SQL Server
2 65 (30.66%) Java
3 48 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (20.75%) Finance
4 44 (20.75%) XML
5 43 (20.28%) JavaScript
6 42 (19.81%) Unix
7 41 (19.34%) C#
8 40 (18.87%) .NET
9 39 (18.40%) HTML
10 36 (16.98%) ETL
11 34 (16.04%) Microsoft
11 34 (16.04%) Linux
12 31 (14.62%) Windows
12 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (14.15%) IBM
13 30 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (12.74%) PL/SQL
14 27 (12.74%) CSS
15 26 (12.26%) ASP.NET
15 26 (12.26%) Web Services
16 25 (11.79%) SOAP
16 25 (11.79%) SAP
16 25 (11.79%) MVC
16 25 (11.79%) jQuery
17 24 (11.32%) Data Analysis
17 24 (11.32%) ITIL
18 22 (10.38%) Active Directory

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 12 (5.66%) IIS
1 12 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.19%) SAS
3 10 (4.72%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.72%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.83%) Apache
4 6 (2.83%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.89%) CMS
5 4 (1.89%) JBoss
6 3 (1.42%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.47%) Drupal
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.13%) MS Office
3 6 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) SPSS
5 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.94%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.47%) Staffware
4 1 (0.47%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.47%) Heroku
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.72%) SAN
2 9 (4.25%) LDAP
3 6 (2.83%) DNS
3 6 (2.83%) SMTP
3 6 (2.83%) WAN
4 5 (2.36%) HTTP
4 5 (2.36%) LAN
5 4 (1.89%) FTP
6 3 (1.42%) Firewall
6 3 (1.42%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.42%) Internet
6 3 (1.42%) SSL
6 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.42%) WinSCP
7 2 (0.94%) Network Security
8 1 (0.47%) 4G
8 1 (0.47%) LTE
8 1 (0.47%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.47%) Skype
8 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (30.66%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (10.38%) Oracle Database
4 17 (8.02%) Hadoop
5 15 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.60%) Big Data
6 14 (6.60%) SAP Data Services
6 14 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (6.13%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (4.72%) NoSQL
10 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (3.30%) Apache Hive
12 7 (3.30%) HBase
12 7 (3.30%) Impala
12 7 (3.30%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (4.72%) Selenium
2 9 (4.25%) Log4j
3 8 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.30%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.36%) Maven
5 5 (2.36%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.89%) JIRA
7 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.42%) XMLSpy
8 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.94%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.94%) JMeter
8 2 (0.94%) JUnit
8 2 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (20.75%) Finance
2 22 (10.38%) Banking
3 17 (8.02%) Retail
4 9 (4.25%) Marketing
5 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.42%) Automotive
6 3 (1.42%) Electronics
6 3 (1.42%) German Language
6 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (39.15%) Developer
2 47 (22.17%) Analyst
3 27 (12.74%) SQL Developer
4 24 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.02%) Applications Support
5 17 (8.02%) Architect
6 16 (7.55%) SQL Analyst
7 14 (6.60%) Applications Support Analyst
7 14 (6.60%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.66%) DBA
8 12 (5.66%) SQL DBA
9 11 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.72%) Integration Architect
11 9 (4.25%) Data Architect
11 9 (4.25%) Web Developer
12 8 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.77%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.75%) XML
2 40 (18.87%) .NET
3 39 (18.40%) HTML
4 27 (12.74%) CSS
5 26 (12.26%) ASP.NET
5 26 (12.26%) Web Services
6 25 (11.79%) jQuery
6 25 (11.79%) SOAP
7 20 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (8.49%) AngularJS
9 17 (8.02%) XSLT
10 14 (6.60%) HTML5
10 14 (6.60%) Spring
11 13 (6.13%) .NET Framework
12 12 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (5.19%) REST
13 11 (5.19%) WCF
14 10 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (4.25%) J2SE
15 9 (4.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.83%) DataPower
2 6 (2.83%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.89%) Data Integration
3 4 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.89%) Statistics
4 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.42%) CMDB
4 3 (1.42%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.94%) iPad
5 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.81%) Unix
2 34 (16.04%) Linux
3 31 (14.62%) Windows
4 10 (4.72%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.89%) zOS
7 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.94%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.47%) Android
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.98%) ETL
3 30 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (11.79%) MVC
5 24 (11.32%) Data Analysis
5 24 (11.32%) ITIL
6 22 (10.38%) Data Modelling
7 20 (9.43%) Project Management
7 20 (9.43%) Web Development
8 19 (8.96%) Scrum
9 11 (5.19%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.19%) TDD
10 10 (4.72%) Analytics
10 10 (4.72%) MapReduce
10 10 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.25%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (3.77%) Data Ingestion
12 8 (3.77%) ETL Development
12 8 (3.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 65 (30.66%) Java
2 43 (20.28%) JavaScript
3 41 (19.34%) C#
4 27 (12.74%) PL/SQL
5 16 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.08%) VB
7 12 (5.66%) Python
8 11 (5.19%) PHP
9 10 (4.72%) Scala
10 9 (4.25%) Perl
11 8 (3.77%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.30%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.36%) C
14 4 (1.89%) VBA
14 4 (1.89%) VBScript
15 3 (1.42%) C++
15 3 (1.42%) JCL
16 2 (0.94%) COBOL
17 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (4.25%) ISEB
1 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (4.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.77%) Degree
3 7 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.30%) MCSE
3 7 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.47%) MCITP
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.47%) MCSA
8 1 (0.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.43%) QA
2 17 (8.02%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.30%) XenApp
4 5 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.94%) Docker
6 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.47%) HDFS
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.83%) SCOM
2 4 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.42%) Nagios
3 3 (1.42%) OVSD
4 2 (0.94%) Control-M
4 2 (0.94%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.47%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.47%) Mesos
5 1 (0.47%) Netcool
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (31.60%) Oracle
2 34 (16.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.15%) IBM
4 25 (11.79%) SAP
5 14 (6.60%) VMware
6 11 (5.19%) HP
6 11 (5.19%) Informatica
7 8 (3.77%) Citrix
8 7 (3.30%) Cloudera
8 7 (3.30%) CommVault
9 5 (2.36%) EMC
9 5 (2.36%) NetApp
10 4 (1.89%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.89%) Teradata
11 3 (1.42%) Avaya
11 3 (1.42%) Genesys
11 3 (1.42%) KANA
11 3 (1.42%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.94%) BMC
12 2 (0.94%) CA
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum £32,000 - £42,000 plus £6,000 car al
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago