The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 109 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.88% 10.26% 12.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.37% 33.05% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 23
Average daily rate
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£320 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.24
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -0.13%
SQL
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
270 239 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.91% 31.04% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 148 54
Average daily rate £340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL 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.

1 72 (38.10%) Finance
2 62 (32.80%) SQL Server
3 57 (30.16%) .NET
4 54 (28.57%) Oracle
5 44 (23.28%) C#
6 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
7 36 (19.05%) Windows
8 31 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (16.40%) Relational Database
9 28 (14.81%) UNIX
10 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
10 26 (13.76%) ASP.NET
11 25 (13.23%) MS Excel
11 25 (13.23%) XML
11 25 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (13.23%) Waterfall
12 24 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (12.17%) SAP
13 23 (12.17%) Oracle Database
13 23 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (12.17%) Test Scripting
14 22 (11.64%) Web Services
14 22 (11.64%) MVC
15 21 (11.11%) QA
15 21 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
16 20 (10.58%) PL/SQL
16 20 (10.58%) Java
16 20 (10.58%) JavaScript
16 20 (10.58%) ISEB
17 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.76%) CMS
2 7 (3.70%) IIS
3 6 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.12%) SAS
5 4 (2.12%) Kentico
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.06%) Apache
7 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.53%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.05%) MS Office
3 5 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.59%) SAP BCA
3 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.06%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) SaaS
1 4 (2.12%) PaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Heroku
2 2 (1.06%) Route 53
2 2 (1.06%) IaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.65%) ATM
2 4 (2.12%) DNS
2 4 (2.12%) Firewall
2 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.59%) VPN
3 3 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.59%) LAN
3 3 (1.59%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
4 2 (1.06%) 3G
4 2 (1.06%) 4G
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.53%) X.500
5 1 (0.53%) VLAN
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.53%) LDAP
5 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (32.80%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.40%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.17%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (6.88%) SAP BW
6 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (5.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (5.29%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.23%) MySQL
9 8 (4.23%) OLTP
9 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.12%) QlikView
11 4 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.12%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.12%) OLAP
12 3 (1.59%) DB2
12 3 (1.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.23%) Selenium
3 7 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.17%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.65%) MSTest
6 4 (2.12%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.12%) Toad
6 4 (2.12%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.59%) Subversion
7 3 (1.59%) JIRA
7 3 (1.59%) ProC
7 3 (1.59%) NUnit
8 2 (1.06%) JMeter
8 2 (1.06%) WatiN
8 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.53%) MSBuild
General
1 72 (38.10%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Banking
3 6 (3.17%) Retail
4 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.06%) Marketing
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (35.98%) Developer
2 61 (32.28%) Analyst
3 26 (13.76%) Test Analyst
4 19 (10.05%) Architect
4 19 (10.05%) .NET Developer
5 14 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 9 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 9 (4.76%) Consultant
6 9 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.23%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.23%) WPF Developer
8 7 (3.70%) MI Analyst
8 7 (3.70%) DBA
8 7 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 6 (3.17%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.17%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.17%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (2.65%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.65%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.16%) .NET
2 26 (13.76%) ASP.NET
3 25 (13.23%) XML
4 22 (11.64%) Web Services
5 18 (9.52%) WCF
6 15 (7.94%) jQuery
6 15 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 14 (7.41%) WinForms
8 13 (6.88%) HTML
9 10 (5.29%) SOAP
9 10 (5.29%) WPF
10 9 (4.76%) CSS
10 9 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (3.70%) REST
11 7 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (2.65%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (2.65%) Middleware
13 4 (2.12%) AngularJS
14 3 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.23%) Clustering
2 8 (4.23%) Statistics
2 8 (4.23%) SCADA
3 5 (2.65%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.12%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.06%) NHS
6 2 (1.06%) HACMP
6 2 (1.06%) DTV
6 2 (1.06%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.06%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.06%) Open Source
6 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.05%) Windows
2 28 (14.81%) UNIX
3 8 (4.23%) Linux
4 7 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.12%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.12%) AIX
5 4 (2.12%) Solaris
5 4 (2.12%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.59%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.06%) Android
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.23%) Waterfall
3 24 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (12.17%) Test Scripting
5 22 (11.64%) MVC
6 18 (9.52%) Test Management
6 18 (9.52%) V-Model
6 18 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 17 (8.99%) Validation
8 16 (8.47%) Migration
8 16 (8.47%) ITIL
9 14 (7.41%) Scrum
10 12 (6.35%) BDD
11 11 (5.82%) TDD
11 11 (5.82%) OO
11 11 (5.82%) SOA
11 11 (5.82%) System Testing
12 10 (5.29%) Project Management
13 9 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.28%) C#
2 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
3 20 (10.58%) PL/SQL
3 20 (10.58%) Java
3 20 (10.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.52%) VBA
5 12 (6.35%) VB
6 9 (4.76%) XAML
7 6 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.17%) C
7 6 (3.17%) C++
8 5 (2.65%) Perl
8 5 (2.65%) PHP
8 5 (2.65%) Korn
9 4 (2.12%) VBScript
10 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.06%) AWK
11 2 (1.06%) VB6
11 2 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (10.58%) ISEB
2 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.99%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.76%) MCSE
5 8 (4.23%) Degree
6 7 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.17%) MCP
8 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.59%) HND
9 3 (1.59%) CISM
9 3 (1.59%) CISSP
9 3 (1.59%) VCP4
10 2 (1.06%) MCITP
10 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.06%) CISMP
11 1 (0.53%) MCTS
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.53%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) HL7
3 1 (0.53%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.12%) vSphere
3 4 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.06%) Docker
4 2 (1.06%) GPFS
5 1 (0.53%) XenApp
5 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.23%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.65%) Control-M
4 4 (2.12%) OVSD
5 3 (1.59%) SCCM
6 2 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (28.57%) Oracle
2 37 (19.58%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.17%) SAP
4 14 (7.41%) VMware
5 8 (4.23%) Citrix
6 7 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 6 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.17%) Cisco
8 5 (2.65%) Informatica
8 5 (2.65%) Remedy
9 4 (2.12%) Akamai
9 4 (2.12%) Intel
9 4 (2.12%) HP
10 3 (1.59%) Dell
10 3 (1.59%) Google
10 3 (1.59%) Northgate
10 3 (1.59%) Symantec
11 2 (1.06%) Endeca
11 2 (1.06%) Telerik
11 2 (1.06%) GFI Software
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