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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 108 100 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.83% 12.41% 9.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 39.53% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 22
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -3.27%
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
252 253 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.93% 31.39% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 155 65
Average daily rate £338 £359 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -29.02%
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 27 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 27 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 (39.34%) Finance
2 60 (32.79%) SQL Server
3 50 (27.32%) Oracle
4 49 (26.78%) .NET
5 40 (21.86%) Microsoft
6 35 (19.13%) C#
7 32 (17.49%) Windows
8 31 (16.94%) Relational Database
9 27 (14.75%) ASP.NET
10 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
10 26 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (13.66%) UNIX
11 25 (13.66%) T-SQL
11 25 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (13.11%) SAP
12 24 (13.11%) XML
13 23 (12.57%) MS Office
13 23 (12.57%) Waterfall
14 22 (12.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (12.02%) Test Scripting
14 22 (12.02%) HP Quality Center
15 21 (11.48%) Web Services
15 21 (11.48%) ISEB
15 21 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (10.93%) JavaScript
16 20 (10.93%) PL/SQL
16 20 (10.93%) Banking
16 20 (10.93%) Security Cleared
16 20 (10.93%) QA
16 20 (10.93%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (4.92%) CMS
2 6 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.28%) IIS
2 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.19%) Kentico
5 3 (1.64%) SAS
6 2 (1.09%) JBoss
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.57%) MS Office
3 4 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.64%) SAP BCA
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) PaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Heroku
2 2 (1.09%) IaaS
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.28%) ATM
2 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.19%) Firewall
3 3 (1.64%) VPN
3 3 (1.64%) DNS
3 3 (1.64%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) 3G
4 2 (1.09%) X.500
4 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.09%) LAN
4 2 (1.09%) WAN
4 2 (1.09%) 4G
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.09%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) VLAN
5 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.94%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.93%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.65%) SAP BW
5 11 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.46%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.37%) OLTP
8 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.73%) MySQL
10 5 (2.73%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.19%) OLAP
11 4 (2.19%) QlikView
11 4 (2.19%) SAP BI
12 3 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (8.74%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.73%) MSTest
4 4 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.19%) Selenium
4 4 (2.19%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.19%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.64%) ProC
5 3 (1.64%) NUnit
5 3 (1.64%) Toad
6 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.09%) Subversion
6 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.55%) PVCS
7 1 (0.55%) JIRA
7 1 (0.55%) JMeter
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 72 (39.34%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Retail
4 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (35.52%) Developer
2 63 (34.43%) Analyst
3 28 (15.30%) Test Analyst
4 20 (10.93%) Architect
5 17 (9.29%) .NET Developer
6 15 (8.20%) Test Leader
7 11 (6.01%) Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) Data Analyst
9 8 (4.37%) WPF Developer
10 7 (3.83%) MI Analyst
10 7 (3.83%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.83%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.83%) DBA
11 6 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.28%) SQL DBA
11 6 (3.28%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.73%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (2.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (26.78%) .NET
2 27 (14.75%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.11%) XML
4 21 (11.48%) Web Services
5 18 (9.84%) WCF
6 16 (8.74%) WinForms
7 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (7.10%) .NET Framework
8 13 (7.10%) HTML
9 12 (6.56%) jQuery
10 11 (6.01%) SOAP
11 10 (5.46%) CSS
12 9 (4.92%) WPF
13 8 (4.37%) REST
14 7 (3.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (3.83%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (3.28%) Middleware
16 5 (2.73%) Castle Windsor
17 3 (1.64%) HTML5
17 3 (1.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.46%) SCADA
3 8 (4.37%) Clustering
3 8 (4.37%) Statistics
4 5 (2.73%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.73%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.09%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) HACMP
6 2 (1.09%) DTV
6 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.09%) Open Source
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.49%) Windows
2 25 (13.66%) UNIX
3 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.28%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.73%) Linux
5 4 (2.19%) AIX
5 4 (2.19%) Solaris
5 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.09%) Android
7 2 (1.09%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.57%) Waterfall
3 22 (12.02%) Test Scripting
3 22 (12.02%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (10.38%) ITIL
5 19 (10.38%) Software Testing
5 19 (10.38%) Test Management
5 19 (10.38%) V-Model
6 18 (9.84%) MVC
6 18 (9.84%) Validation
7 16 (8.74%) Migration
8 12 (6.56%) Scrum
8 12 (6.56%) Service Management
9 11 (6.01%) OO
9 11 (6.01%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.46%) BDD
10 10 (5.46%) SOA
10 10 (5.46%) Project Management
11 9 (4.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.13%) C#
2 25 (13.66%) T-SQL
3 20 (10.93%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.93%) PL/SQL
4 19 (10.38%) VBA
4 19 (10.38%) Java
5 11 (6.01%) VB
6 9 (4.92%) XAML
7 8 (4.37%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.73%) C
8 5 (2.73%) C++
8 5 (2.73%) Korn
9 4 (2.19%) Perl
10 3 (1.64%) PHP
10 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.09%) Python
11 2 (1.09%) VBScript
11 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.09%) AWK
12 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (11.48%) ISEB
2 20 (10.93%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.46%) DV Cleared
6 9 (4.92%) MCSE
7 6 (3.28%) MCP
7 6 (3.28%) Degree
8 4 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.64%) CISSP
9 3 (1.64%) CISM
10 2 (1.09%) CISMP
10 2 (1.09%) MCITP
11 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.55%) MCTS
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.55%) HNC
11 1 (0.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.93%) QA
2 5 (2.73%) SLA
3 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) HL7
4 1 (0.55%) Basel III
System Software
1 10 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.19%) vSphere
3 4 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.09%) Docker
4 2 (1.09%) GPFS
5 1 (0.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (12.02%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.37%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.83%) OVSD
4 5 (2.73%) Control-M
5 3 (1.64%) SCCM
6 2 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (27.32%) Oracle
2 40 (21.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (13.11%) SAP
4 12 (6.56%) VMware
5 8 (4.37%) HP
6 7 (3.83%) Citrix
6 7 (3.83%) TIBCO
7 6 (3.28%) Cisco
8 5 (2.73%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.73%) Remedy
9 4 (2.19%) Intel
9 4 (2.19%) Akamai
10 3 (1.64%) Google
10 3 (1.64%) Symantec
10 3 (1.64%) Dell
11 2 (1.09%) Adobe
11 2 (1.09%) IBM
11 2 (1.09%) BMC
11 2 (1.09%) Informatica
11 2 (1.09%) NetApp
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