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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 64 155 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.62% 12.82% 9.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.97% 39.04% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 64
Median daily rate £363 £347 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £425 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.20 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.20 £25.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.48 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.64% +23.07%
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
267 397 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.79% 32.84% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 187 169
Median daily rate £370 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £12.80 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.40 £60.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 -9 50 £369 +5.35% 23
High Wycombe +5 3 £233 -21.84% 3
Amersham - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 51 (31.29%) Java
2 45 (27.61%) Oracle
3 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
4 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (18.40%) .NET
5 30 (18.40%) Data Modelling
5 30 (18.40%) ETL
6 29 (17.79%) Unix
7 27 (16.56%) XML
7 27 (16.56%) JavaScript
7 27 (16.56%) Finance
8 26 (15.95%) C#
8 26 (15.95%) PL/SQL
8 26 (15.95%) SAP
9 25 (15.34%) ITIL
9 25 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (11.66%) Microsoft
12 19 (11.66%) Windows
12 19 (11.66%) ASP.NET
12 19 (11.66%) HTML
13 18 (11.04%) SOAP
13 18 (11.04%) Scrum
13 18 (11.04%) MVC
13 18 (11.04%) QA
14 17 (10.43%) Linux
15 16 (9.82%) Hadoop
15 16 (9.82%) SAP Data Services
15 16 (9.82%) Big Data

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 11 (6.75%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.07%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.07%) CMS
4 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.84%) Apache
5 3 (1.84%) IIS
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.23%) JBoss
6 2 (1.23%) SAS
6 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) MS Office
2 11 (6.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.23%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.61%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.61%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) Office 365
2 4 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Internet
1 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.45%) Firewall
2 4 (2.45%) LDAP
3 2 (1.23%) FTP
3 2 (1.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.61%) Broadband
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) Skype
4 1 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (9.82%) Big Data
3 16 (9.82%) Hadoop
3 16 (9.82%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.75%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.75%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.52%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.91%) Apache Hive
7 8 (4.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.91%) HBase
7 8 (4.91%) Star Schema
8 7 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Selenium
2 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.07%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.07%) JIRA
5 5 (3.07%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.45%) Maven
6 4 (2.45%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.23%) JMeter
7 2 (1.23%) Moq
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) Log4j
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) Mockito
8 1 (0.61%) NUnit
8 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 14 (8.59%) Retail
3 10 (6.13%) Banking
4 8 (4.91%) Marketing
5 4 (2.45%) Automotive
5 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.84%) Electronics
6 3 (1.84%) German Language
6 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.84%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Military
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (39.26%) Developer
2 31 (19.02%) SQL Developer
3 25 (15.34%) Analyst
4 18 (11.04%) Architect
5 15 (9.20%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.75%) Applications Support
7 10 (6.13%) Integration Architect
8 9 (5.52%) DBA
8 9 (5.52%) Informatica Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.52%) PL/SQL Developer
8 9 (5.52%) SAP Developer
8 9 (5.52%) SQL DBA
8 9 (5.52%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) Data Architect
9 8 (4.91%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.29%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.40%) .NET
2 27 (16.56%) XML
3 19 (11.66%) ASP.NET
3 19 (11.66%) HTML
4 18 (11.04%) SOAP
5 15 (9.20%) jQuery
6 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (7.98%) CSS
7 13 (7.98%) Spring
8 10 (6.13%) Web Services
9 9 (5.52%) .NET Framework
9 9 (5.52%) REST
10 8 (4.91%) J2EE
10 8 (4.91%) Node.js
10 8 (4.91%) WCF
11 7 (4.29%) RESTful
12 6 (3.68%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.68%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.07%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.84%) CMDB
4 3 (1.84%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.84%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.84%) DataPower
4 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.84%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.84%) Internet of Things
4 3 (1.84%) IVR
4 3 (1.84%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.23%) AS400
5 2 (1.23%) Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) Unix
2 19 (11.66%) Windows
3 17 (10.43%) Linux
4 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.40%) Data Modelling
2 30 (18.40%) ETL
3 25 (15.34%) ITIL
4 22 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.04%) MVC
5 18 (11.04%) Scrum
6 15 (9.20%) Data Analysis
6 15 (9.20%) Test Scripting
7 12 (7.36%) ITIL V3
8 11 (6.75%) ITSM
8 11 (6.75%) MapReduce
9 10 (6.13%) Service Management
10 9 (5.52%) Migration
10 9 (5.52%) TDD
11 8 (4.91%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.91%) Change Management
11 8 (4.91%) Incident Management
11 8 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (31.29%) Java
2 27 (16.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.95%) C#
3 26 (15.95%) PL/SQL
4 12 (7.36%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.75%) Python
6 6 (3.68%) Scala
6 6 (3.68%) VB
7 5 (3.07%) C
7 5 (3.07%) C++
7 5 (3.07%) Ruby
8 3 (1.84%) COBOL
8 3 (1.84%) Perl
8 3 (1.84%) VBScript
9 2 (1.23%) PHP
9 2 (1.23%) RPG
9 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.61%) ABAP
10 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.59%) SC Cleared
1 14 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.91%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) Degree
3 6 (3.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) MCITP
5 1 (0.61%) MCTS
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) QA
2 9 (5.52%) SLA
3 6 (3.68%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.23%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.07%) HDFS
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) OVSD
2 5 (3.07%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.45%) SCOM
4 2 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.61%) Control-M
5 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (27.61%) Oracle
2 26 (15.95%) SAP
3 19 (11.66%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.59%) IBM
4 14 (8.59%) Informatica
5 9 (5.52%) HP
6 8 (4.91%) Cloudera
7 6 (3.68%) Remedy
8 5 (3.07%) Avaya
8 5 (3.07%) Genesys
8 5 (3.07%) Tableau
9 4 (2.45%) Adobe
9 4 (2.45%) KANA
9 4 (2.45%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.84%) Cognos
10 3 (1.84%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.23%) BMC
11 2 (1.23%) CA
11 2 (1.23%) Omniture
11 2 (1.23%) Optimizely