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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 16 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL 51 119 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.46% 12.75% 8.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.02% 40.61% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 65 44
Median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £208 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +28.84%
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
182 293 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.18% 31.40% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 141 114
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL 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.

1 45 (36.29%) Java
2 41 (33.06%) Oracle
3 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
4 26 (20.97%) Data Modelling
5 25 (20.16%) ETL
6 24 (19.35%) Unix
7 23 (18.55%) SAP
7 23 (18.55%) Finance
8 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
8 22 (17.74%) ITIL
8 22 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (16.94%) JavaScript
10 20 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (15.32%) .NET
12 18 (14.52%) SOAP
12 18 (14.52%) XML
13 17 (13.71%) Windows
14 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (12.90%) Scrum
14 16 (12.90%) QA
15 15 (12.10%) Linux
15 15 (12.10%) C#
16 14 (11.29%) Test Scripting
16 14 (11.29%) SAP Data Services
17 13 (10.48%) SC Cleared
17 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
17 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
17 13 (10.48%) IBM
17 13 (10.48%) Informatica

SQL
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 9 (7.26%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.03%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.61%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.61%) JBoss
5 2 (1.61%) SAS
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Office
2 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.61%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) Office 365
2 4 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 4 (3.23%) LDAP
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
4 1 (0.81%) Broadband
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (11.29%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (8.87%) Big Data
5 10 (8.06%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.26%) NoSQL
6 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (6.45%) Apache Hive
7 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.45%) HBase
7 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (6.45%) Star Schema
8 7 (5.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (4.03%) DataStax
9 5 (4.03%) MySQL
9 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Selenium
2 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.23%) JIRA
6 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.61%) JMeter
7 2 (1.61%) Maven
7 2 (1.61%) Moq
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.81%) Log4j
8 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.81%) Mockito
8 1 (0.81%) NUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (18.55%) Finance
2 13 (10.48%) Retail
3 9 (7.26%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Automotive
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.42%) Electronics
5 3 (2.42%) German Language
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (36.29%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) SQL Developer
3 20 (16.13%) Analyst
4 16 (12.90%) Architect
5 10 (8.06%) Integration Architect
6 9 (7.26%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.26%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.26%) DBA
6 9 (7.26%) Informatica Developer
6 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL Developer
6 9 (7.26%) SAP Developer
6 9 (7.26%) SQL DBA
6 9 (7.26%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Data Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) SAP Support
8 7 (5.65%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) .NET
2 18 (14.52%) SOAP
2 18 (14.52%) XML
3 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.87%) Spring
5 9 (7.26%) HTML
5 9 (7.26%) jQuery
5 9 (7.26%) REST
6 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (6.45%) J2EE
7 7 (5.65%) CSS
7 7 (5.65%) Node.js
7 7 (5.65%) WCF
8 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
8 6 (4.84%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.84%) Web Services
9 5 (4.03%) JMS
9 5 (4.03%) Middleware
10 4 (3.23%) RESTful
10 4 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.42%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.42%) DataPower
4 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.42%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.42%) IVR
5 2 (1.61%) AS400
5 2 (1.61%) Clustering
5 2 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Unix
2 17 (13.71%) Windows
3 15 (12.10%) Linux
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.61%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.97%) Data Modelling
3 25 (20.16%) ETL
4 22 (17.74%) ITIL
5 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (12.90%) Scrum
6 14 (11.29%) Test Scripting
7 13 (10.48%) Data Analysis
8 12 (9.68%) ITIL V3
8 12 (9.68%) MVC
9 9 (7.26%) ITSM
9 9 (7.26%) MapReduce
10 8 (6.45%) Automated Testing
10 8 (6.45%) Incident Management
10 8 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.65%) Change Management
11 7 (5.65%) Service Management
11 7 (5.65%) TDD
12 6 (4.84%) Data Management
12 6 (4.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) Java
2 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
3 21 (16.94%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.10%) C#
5 10 (8.06%) Python
6 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.03%) C++
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby
7 5 (4.03%) Scala
8 3 (2.42%) C
8 3 (2.42%) Perl
8 3 (2.42%) VB
8 3 (2.42%) VBScript
9 2 (1.61%) COBOL
9 2 (1.61%) RPG
10 1 (0.81%) F#
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) Degree
3 6 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) MCITP
5 1 (0.81%) MCTS
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
2 9 (7.26%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.61%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) HDFS
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) OVSD
2 5 (4.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) Control-M
4 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (33.06%) Oracle
2 23 (18.55%) SAP
3 13 (10.48%) IBM
3 13 (10.48%) Informatica
4 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.45%) Cloudera
6 7 (5.65%) HP
7 6 (4.84%) Remedy
8 5 (4.03%) Avaya
8 5 (4.03%) Genesys
9 4 (3.23%) KANA
9 4 (3.23%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.42%) Tableau
11 2 (1.61%) Adobe
11 2 (1.61%) Google
11 2 (1.61%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.61%) Omniture
11 2 (1.61%) Optimizely
11 2 (1.61%) Symantec
12 1 (0.81%) NetApp