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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 114 90 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.59% 10.94% 14.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.45% 41.67% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 64
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £258 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £465 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.31 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -1.88%
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
289 216 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.37% 26.25% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 132 139
Average daily rate £350 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.70 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.23% -21.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 66 (30.41%) Finance
2 64 (29.49%) .NET
3 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
4 54 (24.88%) Microsoft
5 52 (23.96%) Oracle
6 48 (22.12%) C#
7 42 (19.35%) Windows
8 38 (17.51%) MS Excel
8 38 (17.51%) MS Office
9 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 34 (15.67%) HTML
12 32 (14.75%) XML
13 31 (14.29%) MVC
14 30 (13.82%) T-SQL
14 30 (13.82%) DB2
15 29 (13.36%) ITIL
15 29 (13.36%) .NET Framework
16 27 (12.44%) UNIX
17 26 (11.98%) ASP.NET
18 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
18 25 (11.52%) SC Cleared
19 24 (11.06%) Unit Testing
19 24 (11.06%) Linux
19 24 (11.06%) Web Services
20 23 (10.60%) Java
20 23 (10.60%) HP
20 23 (10.60%) PowerShell
21 21 (9.68%) Migration
21 21 (9.68%) Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (9.68%) IIS
1 21 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.61%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (4.15%) Lync
3 9 (4.15%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.69%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.23%) Apache
5 7 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 7 (3.23%) SAS
6 5 (2.30%) JBoss
7 4 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.38%) Documentum
9 2 (0.92%) Drupal
9 2 (0.92%) WordPress
10 1 (0.46%) Mule
10 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 38 (17.51%) MS Office
1 38 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.69%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.38%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.46%) HFM
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) Office 365
1 4 (1.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.99%) LDAP
2 7 (3.23%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) DNS
5 2 (0.92%) ATM
5 2 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.46%) LAN
6 1 (0.46%) WAN
6 1 (0.46%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.82%) DB2
3 21 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 19 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (7.37%) DB2 UDB
7 12 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.53%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.07%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (4.61%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (4.15%) MySQL
10 9 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.76%) MS Access
12 6 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (1.38%) Oracle OWB
15 3 (1.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (8.29%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.23%) Selenium
3 7 (3.23%) Fiddler
4 6 (2.76%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.30%) HP UFT
5 5 (2.30%) Subversion
6 4 (1.84%) Toad
7 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.92%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.46%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.46%) JIRA
9 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.46%) Introscope
General
1 66 (30.41%) Finance
2 21 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.30%) Retail
5 4 (1.84%) Marketing
5 4 (1.84%) Back Office
5 4 (1.84%) Electronics
5 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.46%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (32.26%) Analyst
2 61 (28.11%) Developer
3 22 (10.14%) Consultant
4 17 (7.83%) Web Developer
4 17 (7.83%) Test Analyst
5 13 (5.99%) .NET Developer
6 12 (5.53%) Administrator
6 12 (5.53%) Architect
7 11 (5.07%) Security Analyst
8 9 (4.15%) DBA
9 8 (3.69%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.69%) Tester
9 8 (3.69%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) BizTalk Consultant
10 7 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.23%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.23%) SQL Developer
11 6 (2.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (29.49%) .NET
2 34 (15.67%) HTML
3 32 (14.75%) XML
4 29 (13.36%) .NET Framework
5 26 (11.98%) ASP.NET
6 24 (11.06%) Web Services
7 21 (9.68%) CSS
8 19 (8.76%) jQuery
8 19 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (7.83%) WCF
10 15 (6.91%) SOAP
11 14 (6.45%) LINQ
12 11 (5.07%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.15%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (4.15%) MSMQ
14 8 (3.69%) EDI
14 8 (3.69%) TIBCO EMS
14 8 (3.69%) HTML5
15 7 (3.23%) Entity Framework
15 7 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.91%) Clustering
3 11 (5.07%) Data Integration
3 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.84%) Statistics
5 4 (1.84%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.84%) NHS
5 4 (1.84%) DTV
6 3 (1.38%) Biometrics
6 3 (1.38%) CMDB
7 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.92%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.92%) SCADA
7 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.92%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.35%) Windows
2 27 (12.44%) UNIX
3 24 (11.06%) Linux
4 10 (4.61%) MVS
4 10 (4.61%) Solaris
5 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.30%) AIX
8 4 (1.84%) Windows NT
9 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.46%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.29%) MVC
3 29 (13.36%) ITIL
4 24 (11.06%) Unit Testing
5 21 (9.68%) Migration
6 20 (9.22%) Service Management
7 18 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.83%) OO
9 15 (6.91%) SOA
9 15 (6.91%) ITSM
9 15 (6.91%) Project Management
10 14 (6.45%) Scrum
10 14 (6.45%) Data Protection
11 13 (5.99%) High Availability
11 13 (5.99%) CRM
12 12 (5.53%) Validation
12 12 (5.53%) Technical Analysis
13 11 (5.07%) ITIL V3
13 11 (5.07%) Web Development
14 10 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (22.12%) C#
2 30 (13.82%) T-SQL
3 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.60%) Java
4 23 (10.60%) PowerShell
5 21 (9.68%) VB
6 20 (9.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.61%) Korn
8 8 (3.69%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.23%) VBScript
9 7 (3.23%) C++
10 6 (2.76%) VBA
11 4 (1.84%) PHP
12 3 (1.38%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.92%) C
14 1 (0.46%) Perl
14 1 (0.46%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.52%) SC Cleared
3 20 (9.22%) DV Cleared
4 14 (6.45%) Degree
5 11 (5.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (4.61%) ISEB
7 9 (4.15%) CISSP
8 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.76%) MCSE
10 4 (1.84%) MCP
11 3 (1.38%) MCSA
11 3 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.68%) SLA
2 11 (5.07%) QA
3 5 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.92%) HL7
5 1 (0.46%) Basel III
System Software
1 19 (8.76%) Hyper-V
2 13 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.61%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) OVSD
2 6 (2.76%) SCOM
3 5 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.84%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.84%) Control-M
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.38%) OpenView
5 3 (1.38%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.92%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.46%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.46%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 54 (24.88%) Microsoft
2 52 (23.96%) Oracle
3 23 (10.60%) HP
4 18 (8.29%) VMware
5 10 (4.61%) Citrix
6 9 (4.15%) Remedy
7 8 (3.69%) TIBCO
7 8 (3.69%) SAP
8 6 (2.76%) NetApp
9 4 (1.84%) Symantec
10 3 (1.38%) Lumension
10 3 (1.38%) GFI Software
10 3 (1.38%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.38%) Dell
10 3 (1.38%) Cisco
11 2 (0.92%) Adobe
11 2 (0.92%) Intel
11 2 (0.92%) Brocade
11 2 (0.92%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.92%) Informatica
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