The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 94 112 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.68% 15.64% 12.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.33% 48.07% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 40
Average daily rate
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£324 £350 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +13.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £223 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £405 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 233 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.16% 32.54% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 129 112
Average daily rate £380 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Average hourly rate £15.45 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.71% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 71 (37.37%) Oracle
2 69 (36.32%) Finance
3 52 (27.37%) Windows
4 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
5 45 (23.68%) .NET
5 45 (23.68%) C#
6 37 (19.47%) UNIX
7 35 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.89%) OO
9 30 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 27 (14.21%) Scrum
11 26 (13.68%) Java
11 26 (13.68%) BDD
12 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET
13 24 (12.63%) MS Excel
13 24 (12.63%) SC Cleared
13 24 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (11.58%) Waterfall
14 22 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (11.58%) TDD
15 21 (11.05%) MVC
16 20 (10.53%) N-Tier
16 20 (10.53%) Software Testing
17 19 (10.00%) Web Services
17 19 (10.00%) T-SQL
17 19 (10.00%) IBM
18 17 (8.95%) SOA
18 17 (8.95%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (6.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.63%) Apache
6 5 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.11%) SAS
7 4 (2.11%) Liferay
7 4 (2.11%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (1.58%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.58%) IIS
9 2 (1.05%) FileNet
9 2 (1.05%) CICS
9 2 (1.05%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.32%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.16%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.16%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (2.11%) Staffware
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.05%) AWD
4 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) Internet
2 6 (3.16%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.63%) Intranet
3 5 (2.63%) Firewall
4 4 (2.11%) HTTP
4 4 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.58%) SAN
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
7 1 (0.53%) NAS
7 1 (0.53%) VPN
7 1 (0.53%) LAN
7 1 (0.53%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.21%) DB2
7 8 (4.21%) PowerCenter
7 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.68%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.11%) DTS
11 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.58%) OLTP
12 3 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.05%) MS Access
13 2 (1.05%) OLAP
13 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (8.95%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.95%) Selenium
3 14 (7.37%) WebDriver
4 11 (5.79%) SoapUI
4 11 (5.79%) PhantomJS
5 8 (4.21%) JMeter
5 8 (4.21%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.11%) Introscope
6 4 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.11%) Ant
7 3 (1.58%) JDeveloper
8 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.53%) Redmine
9 1 (0.53%) Toad
9 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 69 (36.32%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Banking
3 9 (4.74%) Automotive
4 8 (4.21%) Retail
5 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.58%) Legal
6 2 (1.05%) Front Office
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) International Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (34.21%) Analyst
2 39 (20.53%) Developer
3 31 (16.32%) Test Analyst
4 16 (8.42%) Development Manager
5 13 (6.84%) Administrator
6 12 (6.32%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.32%) SQL Developer
7 11 (5.79%) Web Manager
7 11 (5.79%) Web Development Manager
7 11 (5.79%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.21%) Consultant
8 8 (4.21%) DBA
9 7 (3.68%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.16%) Architect
10 6 (3.16%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (2.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (2.63%) Software Manager
11 5 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (2.63%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.68%) .NET
2 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.00%) Web Services
4 16 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (8.42%) SOAP
5 15 (7.89%) XML
6 13 (6.84%) HTML
7 11 (5.79%) CSS
8 8 (4.21%) Spring
9 7 (3.68%) JSP
9 7 (3.68%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.63%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.63%) JSON
11 4 (2.11%) WebCenter
11 4 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.11%) WCF
12 3 (1.58%) ISPF
12 3 (1.58%) MDX
12 3 (1.58%) RESTful
12 3 (1.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.11%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.58%) Statistics
4 3 (1.58%) AS400
4 3 (1.58%) CESG
5 2 (1.05%) EMC Centera
5 2 (1.05%) Replication
5 2 (1.05%) Clustering
5 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) PDA
6 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.53%) HACMP
6 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.37%) Windows
2 37 (19.47%) UNIX
3 14 (7.37%) Linux
4 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.58%) AIX
7 3 (1.58%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.05%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.53%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.89%) OO
2 27 (14.21%) Scrum
3 26 (13.68%) BDD
4 24 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (11.58%) Waterfall
5 22 (11.58%) TDD
6 21 (11.05%) MVC
7 20 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 17 (8.95%) SOA
8 17 (8.95%) ITIL
8 17 (8.95%) Web Development
9 16 (8.42%) Domain-Driven Design
9 16 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (6.84%) Migration
11 12 (6.32%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.79%) Matrix Management
12 11 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.68%) C#
2 35 (18.42%) PL/SQL
3 26 (13.68%) Java
4 19 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.37%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.84%) VB
7 10 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.74%) VBScript
9 4 (2.11%) C++
10 3 (1.58%) REXX
10 3 (1.58%) VBA
10 3 (1.58%) JCL
11 2 (1.05%) Python
11 2 (1.05%) PHP
11 2 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.53%) ABAP
12 1 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.63%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.32%) ISEB
3 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.21%) MCP
4 8 (4.21%) MCSE
5 7 (3.68%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.05%) Degree
9 1 (0.53%) MCDST
9 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) QA
2 10 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (4.74%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.63%) CA Wily
4 4 (2.11%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (1.58%) OpenView
5 3 (1.58%) MAINVIEW
5 3 (1.58%) OVSD
6 2 (1.05%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.05%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.53%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.53%) Control-M
7 1 (0.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 71 (37.37%) Oracle
2 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.00%) IBM
4 12 (6.32%) HP
4 12 (6.32%) Citrix
5 11 (5.79%) SAP
6 9 (4.74%) JBoss
7 7 (3.68%) VMware
8 6 (3.16%) Business Objects
8 6 (3.16%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.63%) BMC
9 5 (2.63%) EMC
9 5 (2.63%) Informatica
10 4 (2.11%) FatWire
10 4 (2.11%) NetApp
11 3 (1.58%) Dundas
11 3 (1.58%) Remedy
11 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.05%) Teradata
12 2 (1.05%) Kofax
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