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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 82 75 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.59% 10.23% 11.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.94% 33.48% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £220 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.70%
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
222 224 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.68% 30.56% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 137 45
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 15
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £35.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 January 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 January 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 62 (37.35%) .NET
2 57 (34.34%) Finance
3 54 (32.53%) C#
4 51 (30.72%) Oracle
5 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
6 43 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (22.89%) Windows
8 30 (18.07%) ASP.NET
9 28 (16.87%) T-SQL
9 28 (16.87%) UNIX
10 26 (15.66%) MVC
11 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
11 24 (14.46%) Waterfall
12 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database
12 22 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (13.25%) PL/SQL
12 22 (13.25%) JavaScript
12 22 (13.25%) Web Services
13 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (12.65%) Relational Database
13 21 (12.65%) WCF
14 20 (12.05%) XML
15 19 (11.45%) Java
15 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (10.84%) QA
16 18 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (10.24%) Visual Studio
17 17 (10.24%) TDD
17 17 (10.24%) Security Cleared

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (5.42%) CMS
1 9 (5.42%) IIS
2 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.41%) SAS
3 4 (2.41%) Kentico
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.63%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.20%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.20%) SAP BCA
2 2 (1.20%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) SaaS
1 3 (1.81%) PaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Heroku
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Route 53
2 2 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) WAN
2 4 (2.41%) Firewall
3 3 (1.81%) DNS
3 3 (1.81%) ATM
3 3 (1.81%) LAN
3 3 (1.81%) SAN
4 2 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.60%) VLAN
5 1 (0.60%) IPv4
5 1 (0.60%) IPv6
5 1 (0.60%) VoIP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database
3 21 (12.65%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (4.82%) OLTP
7 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.22%) SAP BW
8 7 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.41%) MySQL
10 4 (2.41%) OLAP
10 4 (2.41%) PowerCenter
10 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.41%) QlikView
11 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Visual Studio
1 17 (10.24%) Selenium
2 10 (6.02%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.42%) TeamCity
3 9 (5.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (5.42%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.01%) MSTest
5 5 (3.01%) Toad
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.41%) JMeter
6 4 (2.41%) JIRA
6 4 (2.41%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.81%) WatiN
7 3 (1.81%) NUnit
7 3 (1.81%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.60%) Rational Rose
General
1 57 (34.34%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Banking
3 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.81%) Automotive
4 3 (1.81%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 68 (40.96%) Developer
2 51 (30.72%) Analyst
3 22 (13.25%) .NET Developer
4 19 (11.45%) Test Analyst
5 11 (6.63%) SQL Developer
5 11 (6.63%) Consultant
6 10 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Database Developer
8 8 (4.82%) Architect
8 8 (4.82%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.82%) Test Leader
9 7 (4.22%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (4.22%) WPF Developer
9 7 (4.22%) DBA
9 7 (4.22%) SQL Database Developer
9 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.61%) Tester
10 6 (3.61%) SQL DBA
10 6 (3.61%) MI Analyst
10 6 (3.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (37.35%) .NET
2 30 (18.07%) ASP.NET
3 22 (13.25%) Web Services
4 21 (12.65%) WCF
5 20 (12.05%) XML
6 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (9.64%) WinForms
8 15 (9.04%) jQuery
8 15 (9.04%) .NET Framework
9 12 (7.23%) HTML
10 11 (6.63%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (4.82%) CSS
11 8 (4.82%) WPF
12 7 (4.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (3.01%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.01%) Castle Windsor
14 4 (2.41%) Backbone.js
15 3 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.22%) Statistics
3 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.01%) SCADA
4 4 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) HACMP
6 2 (1.20%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.89%) Windows
2 28 (16.87%) UNIX
3 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.82%) Windows NT
5 7 (4.22%) Linux
6 4 (2.41%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 2 (1.20%) HPUX
7 2 (1.20%) Solaris
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.20%) Android
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.66%) MVC
3 24 (14.46%) Waterfall
4 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (10.24%) TDD
6 17 (10.24%) BDD
7 16 (9.64%) Test Scripting
8 15 (9.04%) Scrum
9 14 (8.43%) Migration
10 13 (7.83%) OO
10 13 (7.83%) ITIL
11 12 (7.23%) Software Testing
11 12 (7.23%) V-Model
11 12 (7.23%) Test Management
12 11 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.63%) Validation
13 10 (6.02%) Service Management
13 10 (6.02%) System Testing
13 10 (6.02%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.53%) C#
2 28 (16.87%) T-SQL
3 22 (13.25%) PL/SQL
3 22 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.45%) Java
5 10 (6.02%) VBA
5 10 (6.02%) VBScript
5 10 (6.02%) VB
6 7 (4.22%) XAML
7 6 (3.61%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.01%) PHP
9 4 (2.41%) C
9 4 (2.41%) C++
9 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.81%) Perl
11 2 (1.20%) COBOL
11 2 (1.20%) Python
11 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.20%) VB6
12 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.24%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.64%) ISEB
4 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.02%) MCSE
6 7 (4.22%) Degree
6 7 (4.22%) MCP
7 6 (3.61%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.81%) HND
10 2 (1.20%) MCITP
10 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.60%) CCIA
11 1 (0.60%) VCAP
11 1 (0.60%) MCTS
11 1 (0.60%) CCNP
11 1 (0.60%) CCNA
11 1 (0.60%) CCA
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.60%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.84%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) HL7
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.41%) vSphere
2 4 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.20%) GPFS
4 1 (0.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (5.42%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.41%) OVSD
4 2 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.60%) Control-M
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (30.72%) Oracle
2 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.64%) VMware
3 16 (9.64%) SAP
4 10 (6.02%) Citrix
5 8 (4.82%) HP
6 7 (4.22%) Informatica
6 7 (4.22%) Business Objects
7 5 (3.01%) Remedy
8 4 (2.41%) Intel
9 3 (1.81%) Telerik
9 3 (1.81%) Northgate
9 3 (1.81%) Google
9 3 (1.81%) Dell
9 3 (1.81%) Symantec
10 2 (1.20%) BMC
10 2 (1.20%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.20%) NetApp
10 2 (1.20%) Apple
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco
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