The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 49 66 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.44% 9.26% 11.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.67% 53.23% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 34
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£300 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 124 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.67% 17.39% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 73 64
Average daily rate £325 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £312 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server
Buckinghamshire

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 49 (46.23%) SQL
2 30 (28.30%) .NET
2 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.58%) C#
4 23 (21.70%) Finance
4 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (19.81%) Oracle
5 21 (19.81%) Windows
5 21 (19.81%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
7 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
8 17 (16.04%) T-SQL
8 17 (16.04%) Java
8 17 (16.04%) Web Services
9 16 (15.09%) MVC
9 16 (15.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
11 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
12 13 (12.26%) Project Management
12 13 (12.26%) WCF
13 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
14 11 (10.38%) jQuery
14 11 (10.38%) VB
14 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
14 11 (10.38%) ETL
14 11 (10.38%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.77%) IIS
3 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.89%) Papyrus
5 2 (1.89%) DNN
5 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.89%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) TIBCO iProcess
1 6 (5.66%) Staffware
1 6 (5.66%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.89%) Exstream
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) Maximo
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 4 (3.77%) SAN
3 1 (0.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.94%) WEP
3 1 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (19.81%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (15.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (8.49%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (8.49%) DTS
7 6 (5.66%) DB2
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.83%) OLTP
10 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.83%) OLAP
10 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.89%) MS Access
12 1 (0.94%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.66%) JUnit
4 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.77%) Ant
6 2 (1.89%) Maven
6 2 (1.89%) NUnit
6 2 (1.89%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.94%) MyEclipse
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Banking
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
3 2 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (47.17%) Developer
2 25 (23.58%) Analyst
3 14 (13.21%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Database Developer
10 4 (3.77%) MI Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (3.77%) DBA
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Administrator
11 3 (2.83%) Process Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.30%) .NET
2 17 (16.04%) Web Services
3 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 13 (12.26%) WCF
5 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
6 11 (10.38%) jQuery
6 11 (10.38%) XML
7 10 (9.43%) HTML
8 9 (8.49%) CSS
8 9 (8.49%) J2EE
8 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (7.55%) Struts
9 8 (7.55%) Servlets
10 7 (6.60%) JSP
10 7 (6.60%) Spring
11 6 (5.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (5.66%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.72%) LINQ
13 4 (3.77%) WPF
13 4 (3.77%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.77%) Statistics
3 3 (2.83%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.83%) CESG
4 2 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) FMCG
5 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) UNIX
3 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.09%) MVC
2 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.26%) Project Management
4 11 (10.38%) Data Modelling
4 11 (10.38%) ETL
5 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.49%) Scrum
6 9 (8.49%) TDD
7 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.55%) Migration
7 8 (7.55%) Service Management
8 7 (6.60%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (5.66%) Web Development
9 6 (5.66%) Workflow
10 5 (4.72%) SOA
10 5 (4.72%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.77%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (46.23%) SQL
2 25 (23.58%) C#
3 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.04%) T-SQL
4 17 (16.04%) Java
5 11 (10.38%) VB
6 8 (7.55%) VBScript
7 4 (3.77%) VBA
7 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.94%) VC++
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
4 6 (5.66%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) vSphere
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (2.83%) OpenView
3 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) Oracle
3 10 (9.43%) Business Objects
4 6 (5.66%) TIBCO
4 6 (5.66%) Sun
4 6 (5.66%) HP
5 5 (4.72%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) Dundas
7 2 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) EMC
8 1 (0.94%) Intel
8 1 (0.94%) Informatica
8 1 (0.94%) NetApp
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.94%) Wonderware
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