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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 51 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 83 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.28% 11.48% 7.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.43% 38.60% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 55 40
Median daily rate £425 £398 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £530 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%

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
70 215 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.64% 29.74% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 118 105
Median daily rate £365 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 34 (55.74%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
4 24 (39.34%) Windows
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
6 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.51%) SQL
8 16 (26.23%) MVC
9 15 (24.59%) Oracle
9 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
11 11 (18.03%) TDD
11 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (18.03%) CSS
11 11 (18.03%) Scrum
12 9 (14.75%) Web Services
12 9 (14.75%) XML
12 9 (14.75%) Java
12 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
13 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
13 8 (13.11%) Java EE
13 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
13 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
13 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.11%) XSLT
14 7 (11.48%) Linux
14 7 (11.48%) OO
14 7 (11.48%) Internet
14 7 (11.48%) Citrix

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Kentico
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Internet
2 6 (9.84%) IPsec
2 6 (9.84%) SMTP
3 4 (6.56%) FTP
3 4 (6.56%) SSH
4 3 (4.92%) Intranet
5 2 (3.28%) DNS
5 2 (3.28%) Firewall
5 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (4.92%) Power BI
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.28%) OLAP
7 2 (3.28%) SSDT
7 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.64%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Ant
2 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.20%) Gradle
2 5 (8.20%) Hudson
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) GitLab
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Moq
5 1 (1.64%) MSI
5 1 (1.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (11.48%) Retail
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Architect
5 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Security Advisor
8 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.92%) DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
3 13 (21.31%) HTML
4 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (18.03%) CSS
5 9 (14.75%) Web Services
5 9 (14.75%) XML
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
6 8 (13.11%) Java EE
6 8 (13.11%) XSLT
7 6 (9.84%) jQuery
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (8.20%) EJB
8 5 (8.20%) JMS
9 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.56%) REST
10 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.92%) HTML5
10 3 (4.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) CESG
1 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Vista
3 6 (9.84%) Unix
4 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) MVC
3 11 (18.03%) Scrum
3 11 (18.03%) TDD
4 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.48%) High Availability
5 7 (11.48%) OO
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Cryptography
6 6 (9.84%) ETL
6 6 (9.84%) Information Assurance
6 6 (9.84%) Open Source
6 6 (9.84%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) MapReduce
7 5 (8.20%) UML
8 4 (6.56%) ISMS
8 4 (6.56%) OWASP
8 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) C#
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) Java
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) Python
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.20%) Perl
6 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) F#
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (9.84%) CISSP
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CEH
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.64%) MCTS
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) RMADS
2 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.64%) XenApp
4 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.64%) EdgeSight
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.64%) OVSD
1 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.20%) Symantec
6 3 (4.92%) HP
6 3 (4.92%) NetApp
7 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.28%) EMC
7 2 (3.28%) Remedy
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) VMware
8 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.64%) AppSense
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Genesys
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
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