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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 106 177 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.83% 12.71% 11.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.70% 42.55% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 92
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £28.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% +34.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £16.20 £20.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £38.41 £20.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.02 £25.88
% change year-on-year
-16.71% +27.61%
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
267 416 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.32% 29.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 211 189
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +102.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.10 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -1 78 £388 +16.98% 17
High Wycombe 0 5 £306 +2.08% 5
Aylesbury -5 3 £338 -8.78% 5
Buckingham - 2 £325 -
Marlow - 1 £380 - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 66 (32.20%) Java
2 64 (31.22%) Oracle
3 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
4 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
4 43 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (20.00%) XML
6 40 (19.51%) Unix
6 40 (19.51%) Finance
7 38 (18.54%) .NET
8 37 (18.05%) ETL
9 36 (17.56%) C#
10 35 (17.07%) Linux
11 34 (16.59%) HTML
12 31 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (14.63%) Windows
14 28 (13.66%) PL/SQL
14 28 (13.66%) IBM
14 28 (13.66%) Microsoft
15 27 (13.17%) Data Modelling
15 27 (13.17%) ITIL
15 27 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (12.68%) SAP
17 25 (12.20%) ASP.NET
18 24 (11.71%) SOAP
19 23 (11.22%) CSS
19 23 (11.22%) MVC
19 23 (11.22%) Hadoop
19 23 (11.22%) Oracle Database
20 21 (10.24%) Data Analysis

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 15 (7.32%) Apache Spark
2 14 (6.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.90%) IIS
3 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.41%) CMS
5 6 (2.93%) Apache
5 6 (2.93%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.93%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.44%) SAS
7 4 (1.95%) JBoss
7 4 (1.95%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.46%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.49%) CICS
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.85%) MS Office
3 6 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.98%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.49%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.49%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.49%) Heroku
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.93%) LDAP
2 4 (1.95%) Firewall
2 4 (1.95%) FTP
2 4 (1.95%) HTTP
2 4 (1.95%) SAN
3 3 (1.46%) DNS
3 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.46%) Internet
3 3 (1.46%) SSL
3 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.46%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.98%) Intranet
4 2 (0.98%) LAN
4 2 (0.98%) Network Security
4 2 (0.98%) SMTP
4 2 (0.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) Broadband
5 1 (0.49%) Skype
5 1 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.17%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (11.22%) Hadoop
3 23 (11.22%) Oracle Database
4 20 (9.76%) Big Data
5 16 (7.80%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.80%) SAP Data Services
6 15 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (5.85%) Apache Hive
9 12 (5.85%) HBase
9 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (5.37%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
14 7 (3.41%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Selenium
2 10 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.39%) Log4j
4 8 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.90%) Maven
5 7 (3.41%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.95%) JIRA
8 4 (1.95%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.95%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.46%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.98%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.98%) JMeter
10 2 (0.98%) JUnit
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (19.51%) Finance
2 20 (9.76%) Banking
3 18 (8.78%) Retail
4 9 (4.39%) Marketing
5 6 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.46%) Automotive
6 3 (1.46%) Electronics
6 3 (1.46%) German Language
6 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (37.56%) Developer
2 41 (20.00%) Analyst
3 26 (12.68%) SQL Developer
4 23 (11.22%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.29%) Applications Support
5 17 (8.29%) Architect
6 15 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.83%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (6.34%) DBA
8 13 (6.34%) SQL DBA
9 11 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.37%) SQL Analyst
10 10 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.88%) Data Architect
10 10 (4.88%) Integration Architect
10 10 (4.88%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.41%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.00%) XML
2 38 (18.54%) .NET
3 34 (16.59%) HTML
4 25 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 24 (11.71%) SOAP
6 23 (11.22%) CSS
7 21 (10.24%) jQuery
8 20 (9.76%) Web Services
9 18 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (8.78%) Spring
10 17 (8.29%) XSLT
11 13 (6.34%) REST
12 12 (5.85%) AngularJS
13 11 (5.37%) WCF
14 10 (4.88%) J2EE
15 9 (4.39%) .NET Framework
15 9 (4.39%) J2SE
15 9 (4.39%) XML Schema
16 8 (3.90%) JSON
16 8 (3.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.93%) DataPower
2 6 (2.93%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.95%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.95%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.95%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.95%) User Experience
5 3 (1.46%) CMDB
5 3 (1.46%) Statistics
5 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.98%) Clustering
6 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.98%) iPad
6 2 (0.98%) IVR
6 2 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.51%) Unix
2 35 (17.07%) Linux
3 30 (14.63%) Windows
4 11 (5.37%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.98%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.98%) zOS
8 1 (0.49%) Android
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.49%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.05%) ETL
3 31 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (13.17%) Data Modelling
4 27 (13.17%) ITIL
5 23 (11.22%) MVC
6 21 (10.24%) Data Analysis
7 20 (9.76%) Scrum
8 15 (7.32%) MapReduce
8 15 (7.32%) Project Management
8 15 (7.32%) Web Development
9 12 (5.85%) TDD
10 11 (5.37%) Analytics
10 11 (5.37%) Migration
10 11 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.39%) ITIL V3
12 9 (4.39%) SOA
12 9 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.20%) Java
2 43 (20.98%) JavaScript
3 36 (17.56%) C#
4 28 (13.66%) PL/SQL
5 18 (8.78%) Python
6 13 (6.34%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.88%) Scala
8 8 (3.90%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.90%) Perl
9 7 (3.41%) VB
10 6 (2.93%) PHP
11 5 (2.44%) C
11 5 (2.44%) Ruby
12 4 (1.95%) VBScript
13 3 (1.46%) C++
13 3 (1.46%) JCL
13 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.98%) COBOL
15 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (5.85%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.41%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.41%) ISEB
4 6 (2.93%) Degree
4 6 (2.93%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.46%) MCSE
7 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.49%) MCITP
8 1 (0.49%) MCP
8 1 (0.49%) MCSA
8 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.27%) QA
2 15 (7.32%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.93%) HDFS
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.46%) XenApp
5 2 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.98%) Docker
5 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.93%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (2.93%) SCOM
2 5 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.46%) Nagios
3 3 (1.46%) OVSD
4 2 (0.98%) Control-M
4 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.98%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.49%) Mesos
5 1 (0.49%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (31.22%) Oracle
2 28 (13.66%) IBM
2 28 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.68%) SAP
4 12 (5.85%) Cloudera
4 12 (5.85%) Informatica
5 9 (4.39%) HP
6 8 (3.90%) VMware
7 4 (1.95%) Avaya
7 4 (1.95%) Citrix
7 4 (1.95%) Genesys
7 4 (1.95%) KANA
7 4 (1.95%) Remedy
8 3 (1.46%) CommVault
8 3 (1.46%) EMC
8 3 (1.46%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.46%) NetApp
8 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.98%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.98%) Tableau
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