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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 94 141 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.16% 11.50% 12.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.75% 37.11% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 70 110
Median daily rate £338 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +14.79%
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
287 380 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.03% 31.00% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 215 227
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £22.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.80 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 75 £338 +3.84% 21
High Wycombe +1 5 £350 -20.00% 4
Amersham -2 1 - - 1
Aylesbury -7 1 £440 -20.00% 4
Buckingham - 1 £325 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 78 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 70 (30.70%) Oracle
3 64 (28.07%) Java
4 59 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (22.81%) Finance
5 52 (22.81%) C#
6 48 (21.05%) .NET
7 43 (18.86%) Microsoft
8 41 (17.98%) Unix
8 41 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (17.54%) JavaScript
10 39 (17.11%) XML
11 37 (16.23%) HTML
11 37 (16.23%) Windows
12 36 (15.79%) Linux
12 36 (15.79%) ETL
13 34 (14.91%) Banking
14 31 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (12.72%) Data Analysis
16 28 (12.28%) Data Quality
17 27 (11.84%) Active Directory
17 27 (11.84%) IBM
18 26 (11.40%) SOAP
19 25 (10.96%) CSS
19 25 (10.96%) MS Excel
19 25 (10.96%) SAS
19 25 (10.96%) Project Management
20 24 (10.53%) jQuery
21 23 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
21 23 (10.09%) Web Services

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 25 (10.96%) SAS
2 16 (7.02%) IIS
3 15 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.70%) Apache
4 13 (5.70%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.95%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.63%) JBoss
7 6 (2.63%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.75%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.32%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.88%) CMS
10 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.88%) PowerExchange
10 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 25 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.32%) SPSS
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.88%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.44%) Staffware
3 1 (0.44%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.82%) SAN
2 10 (4.39%) LDAP
2 10 (4.39%) SMTP
3 8 (3.51%) HTTP
4 7 (3.07%) DNS
4 7 (3.07%) WAN
5 6 (2.63%) LAN
6 5 (2.19%) Internet
7 4 (1.75%) FTP
8 3 (1.32%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.32%) SSL
8 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.32%) WinSCP
9 2 (0.88%) Network Security
9 2 (0.88%) Wireless
10 1 (0.44%) 2G
10 1 (0.44%) 4G
10 1 (0.44%) LTE
10 1 (0.44%) MPLS
10 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 17 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (6.58%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (5.70%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 11 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (4.39%) Big Data
12 9 (3.95%) Apache Hive
12 9 (3.95%) HBase
12 9 (3.95%) Impala
12 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (3.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (3.95%) Log4j
2 7 (3.07%) Selenium
2 7 (3.07%) WebDriver
3 6 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.63%) Maven
4 5 (2.19%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.75%) JIRA
6 3 (1.32%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.32%) XMLSpy
7 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.88%) JMeter
7 2 (0.88%) JUnit
7 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.88%) Subversion
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.44%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (22.81%) Finance
2 34 (14.91%) Banking
3 16 (7.02%) Retail
4 8 (3.51%) Marketing
5 7 (3.07%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.32%) Electronics
6 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.88%) German Language
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 79 (34.65%) Developer
2 60 (26.32%) Analyst
3 23 (10.09%) SQL Analyst
4 21 (9.21%) SQL Developer
5 19 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 16 (7.02%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.02%) Architect
7 15 (6.58%) DBA
7 15 (6.58%) SQL DBA
8 13 (5.70%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (5.70%) Support Analyst
9 12 (5.26%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.82%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.82%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Test Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.39%) Oracle Analyst
12 9 (3.95%) SAS Analyst
12 9 (3.95%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.05%) .NET
2 39 (17.11%) XML
3 37 (16.23%) HTML
4 26 (11.40%) SOAP
5 25 (10.96%) CSS
6 24 (10.53%) jQuery
7 23 (10.09%) AngularJS
7 23 (10.09%) Web Services
8 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET
9 18 (7.89%) HTML5
10 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (6.58%) XSLT
12 13 (5.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 12 (5.26%) Spring
14 11 (4.82%) Laravel
14 11 (4.82%) REST
15 10 (4.39%) WCF
16 9 (3.95%) J2SE
16 9 (3.95%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.51%) Statistics
3 6 (2.63%) DataPower
4 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.32%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.32%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.88%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.88%) iPad
6 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.88%) Replication
6 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.98%) Unix
2 37 (16.23%) Windows
3 36 (15.79%) Linux
4 13 (5.70%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.51%) zOS
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.44%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.44%) MVS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.79%) ETL
3 31 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (12.72%) Data Analysis
5 25 (10.96%) Project Management
6 22 (9.65%) TDD
6 22 (9.65%) Web Development
7 21 (9.21%) ITIL
8 19 (8.33%) MVC
9 18 (7.89%) Scrum
10 16 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 13 (5.70%) Analytics
11 13 (5.70%) DevOps
12 12 (5.26%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.26%) ETL Development
12 12 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (5.26%) SDLC
13 11 (4.82%) High Availability
14 10 (4.39%) SOA
14 10 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.07%) Java
2 52 (22.81%) C#
3 40 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.21%) PL/SQL
5 18 (7.89%) VB
6 14 (6.14%) PHP
6 14 (6.14%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.70%) Python
8 11 (4.82%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.95%) Perl
9 9 (3.95%) Scala
10 8 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.63%) VBA
12 4 (1.75%) C++
12 4 (1.75%) VBScript
13 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.88%) C
14 2 (0.88%) JCL
15 1 (0.44%) COBOL
15 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (5.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.39%) ISEB
2 10 (4.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.51%) Degree
5 7 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 7 (3.07%) MCSE
6 6 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.44%) MCITP
10 1 (0.44%) MCP
10 1 (0.44%) MCSA
10 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.28%) Data Quality
2 17 (7.46%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.07%) XenApp
4 4 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.32%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) Docker
6 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.44%) HDFS
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.19%) SCOM
2 3 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.32%) Nagios
2 3 (1.32%) OVSD
3 2 (0.88%) Control-M
4 1 (0.44%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.44%) Mesos
4 1 (0.44%) Netcool
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (30.70%) Oracle
2 43 (18.86%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.84%) IBM
4 16 (7.02%) SAP
5 14 (6.14%) VMware
6 9 (3.95%) Cloudera
6 9 (3.95%) HP
7 8 (3.51%) Citrix
7 8 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.07%) CommVault
9 6 (2.63%) Informatica
9 6 (2.63%) Teradata
10 5 (2.19%) EMC
10 5 (2.19%) NetApp
11 4 (1.75%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.32%) Tableau
12 3 (1.32%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.88%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.88%) RedGate
13 2 (0.88%) Remedy
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