The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 58 48 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.70% 5.38% 9.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.89% 30.77% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 42
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
233 156 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.91% 17.49% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 108 67
Average daily rate £389 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £262 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £427 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 64 (50.79%) SQL
2 46 (36.51%) .NET
3 43 (34.13%) Finance
4 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
5 40 (31.75%) C#
6 33 (26.19%) Oracle
7 30 (23.81%) Windows
8 23 (18.25%) Web Services
9 21 (16.67%) MVC
10 20 (15.87%) WCF
10 20 (15.87%) ASP.NET
10 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
11 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
12 18 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 17 (13.49%) Visual Studio
13 17 (13.49%) VMware
13 17 (13.49%) Clustering
14 16 (12.70%) SharePoint
15 15 (11.90%) MS Office
15 15 (11.90%) jQuery
15 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (11.11%) ITIL
16 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
16 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (10.32%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
17 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.32%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (7.94%) IIS
3 10 (7.94%) Lync
4 7 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.38%) Apache
5 3 (2.38%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.79%) Kentico
7 1 (0.79%) JBoss
7 1 (0.79%) CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.90%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS Project
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.38%) Primavera
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) ATM
2 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.97%) DNS
4 3 (2.38%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.38%) Firewall
4 3 (2.38%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.79%) Network Security
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) DWDM
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.14%) MySQL
4 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
6 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.56%) DB2
7 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.38%) QlikView
10 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.59%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (2.38%) NUnit
3 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.38%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Moq
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 43 (34.13%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Banking
3 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (34.92%) Developer
2 23 (18.25%) Analyst
3 18 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.32%) DBA
5 12 (9.52%) Architect
6 10 (7.94%) Consultant
6 10 (7.94%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.35%) BizTalk Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) DB2 DBA
9 5 (3.97%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) MI Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.17%) Administrator
10 4 (3.17%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.17%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.17%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.51%) .NET
2 23 (18.25%) Web Services
3 20 (15.87%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.87%) WCF
4 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
5 15 (11.90%) jQuery
6 12 (9.52%) HTML
6 12 (9.52%) SOAP
7 9 (7.14%) XML
7 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.35%) WPF
9 7 (5.56%) Ajax
9 7 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.56%) CSS
9 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (4.76%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.76%) HTML5
10 6 (4.76%) Middleware
10 6 (4.76%) REST
11 5 (3.97%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Clustering
2 5 (3.97%) Data Extraction
2 5 (3.97%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Statistics
3 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.38%) SCADA
4 3 (2.38%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) CMDB
6 1 (0.79%) Telematics
6 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.81%) Windows
2 12 (9.52%) UNIX
3 7 (5.56%) Linux
4 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.38%) Solaris
7 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) MVC
2 14 (11.11%) ITIL
3 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (9.52%) Migration
4 12 (9.52%) CRM
5 11 (8.73%) Software Engineering
5 11 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.56%) SOA
7 7 (5.56%) ETL
7 7 (5.56%) OO
7 7 (5.56%) Change Control
8 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.76%) MVVM
8 6 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 6 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.79%) SQL
2 40 (31.75%) C#
3 18 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.94%) VBA
7 6 (4.76%) C++
8 5 (3.97%) Java
8 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.38%) VB
10 2 (1.59%) XQuery
10 2 (1.59%) XAML
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Degree
4 4 (3.17%) MCSE
4 4 (3.17%) MCP
5 3 (2.38%) CISSP
5 3 (2.38%) MCSA
5 3 (2.38%) CISM
6 2 (1.59%) ISEB
6 2 (1.59%) CISMP
6 2 (1.59%) APMP
7 1 (0.79%) MCTS
7 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CCSP
7 1 (0.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V
2 12 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.79%) UAG
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 7 (5.56%) SCOM
2 6 (4.76%) OVSD
3 4 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.17%) SCCM
4 3 (2.38%) OpenView
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (26.19%) Oracle
3 17 (13.49%) VMware
4 11 (8.73%) Citrix
5 10 (7.94%) Remedy
6 8 (6.35%) HP
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco
7 4 (3.17%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.17%) Akamai
8 3 (2.38%) NetApp
8 3 (2.38%) Lumension
9 2 (1.59%) F5
9 2 (1.59%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.59%) Intel
10 1 (0.79%) Juniper
10 1 (0.79%) EMC
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) Veeam
10 1 (0.79%) Teradata
10 1 (0.79%) Brocade
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