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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 117 94 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.10% 10.60% 9.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.01% 35.07% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 47 27
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £209 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
272 268 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.46% 30.21% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 151 84
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -47.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 (37.31%) Finance
2 61 (31.61%) SQL Server
3 58 (30.05%) .NET
4 56 (29.02%) Oracle
5 45 (23.32%) C#
6 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
7 33 (17.10%) ASP.NET
8 31 (16.06%) Windows
8 31 (16.06%) MVC
8 31 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (13.99%) Web Services
10 26 (13.47%) MS Excel
11 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (12.44%) Relational Database
12 24 (12.44%) XML
12 24 (12.44%) UNIX
13 23 (11.92%) MS Office
13 23 (11.92%) JavaScript
13 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
14 21 (10.88%) Java
14 21 (10.88%) PL/SQL
14 21 (10.88%) Oracle Database
14 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (10.36%) .NET Framework
15 20 (10.36%) Banking
16 19 (9.84%) SAP
16 19 (9.84%) WCF
17 18 (9.33%) Test Scripting
17 18 (9.33%) Waterfall
17 18 (9.33%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (3.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.11%) IIS
2 6 (3.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.59%) CMS
4 4 (2.07%) JBoss
4 4 (2.07%) Kentico
5 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.04%) SAS
6 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.04%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.92%) MS Office
3 4 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.59%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.55%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.55%) SAP BCA
4 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.52%) HFM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) PaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Heroku
2 2 (1.04%) IaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) ATM
1 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.07%) DNS
2 4 (2.07%) Internet
2 4 (2.07%) Firewall
2 4 (2.07%) LDAP
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.55%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.04%) LAN
4 2 (1.04%) WAN
4 2 (1.04%) 3G
4 2 (1.04%) X.500
4 2 (1.04%) 4G
4 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.52%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (31.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.44%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.88%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.18%) SAP BW
7 9 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.11%) OLTP
9 6 (3.11%) MySQL
9 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.59%) DB2
10 5 (2.59%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.07%) SAP BI
12 3 (1.55%) MS Access
12 3 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.55%) DB2 UDB
12 3 (1.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.63%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.59%) MSTest
5 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.07%) Selenium
5 4 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.55%) ProC
6 3 (1.55%) NUnit
6 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.55%) Toad
6 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.04%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.52%) PVCS
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) JMeter
General
1 72 (37.31%) Finance
2 20 (10.36%) Banking
3 7 (3.63%) Retail
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.04%) Back Office
6 2 (1.04%) Electronics
6 2 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (39.90%) Developer
2 58 (30.05%) Analyst
3 24 (12.44%) Test Analyst
4 22 (11.40%) Architect
5 18 (9.33%) .NET Developer
6 17 (8.81%) Web Developer
7 13 (6.74%) Test Leader
8 11 (5.70%) Consultant
9 10 (5.18%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.66%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) Data Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) WPF Developer
12 7 (3.63%) MI Analyst
12 7 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.59%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.59%) DBA
13 5 (2.59%) SQL Developer
13 5 (2.59%) Infrastructure Architect
13 5 (2.59%) Oracle Architect
14 4 (2.07%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (30.05%) .NET
2 33 (17.10%) ASP.NET
3 27 (13.99%) Web Services
4 24 (12.44%) XML
5 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (10.36%) .NET Framework
7 19 (9.84%) WCF
8 18 (9.33%) HTML
9 16 (8.29%) CSS
10 15 (7.77%) WinForms
11 14 (7.25%) jQuery
12 13 (6.74%) SOAP
13 11 (5.70%) Entity Framework
14 10 (5.18%) REST
15 9 (4.66%) WPF
16 8 (4.15%) LINQ
16 8 (4.15%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (3.11%) AngularJS
17 6 (3.11%) Middleware
18 5 (2.59%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.18%) SCADA
3 8 (4.15%) Clustering
4 7 (3.63%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.59%) Statistics
6 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.04%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.04%) NHS
8 2 (1.04%) HACMP
8 2 (1.04%) DTV
8 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.04%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.04%) Open Source
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) Windows
2 24 (12.44%) UNIX
3 8 (4.15%) Linux
4 6 (3.11%) Solaris
4 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.07%) AIX
7 3 (1.55%) MVS
8 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.04%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.04%) Android
8 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.06%) MVC
1 31 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (9.33%) ITIL
2 18 (9.33%) Test Scripting
2 18 (9.33%) Waterfall
3 17 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (8.29%) Migration
4 16 (8.29%) Scrum
5 15 (7.77%) Test Management
6 14 (7.25%) V-Model
6 14 (7.25%) Validation
6 14 (7.25%) Software Testing
6 14 (7.25%) OO
7 12 (6.22%) Service Management
8 11 (5.70%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.18%) Project Management
9 10 (5.18%) BDD
10 9 (4.66%) TDD
10 9 (4.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.32%) C#
2 23 (11.92%) JavaScript
2 23 (11.92%) T-SQL
3 21 (10.88%) Java
3 21 (10.88%) PL/SQL
4 18 (9.33%) VBA
5 12 (6.22%) VB
6 9 (4.66%) XAML
7 8 (4.15%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.11%) C++
9 5 (2.59%) Korn
10 4 (2.07%) C
11 3 (1.55%) Perl
11 3 (1.55%) PHP
11 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.04%) Python
12 2 (1.04%) VBScript
12 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (8.29%) ISEB
3 15 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 14 (7.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.66%) MCSE
6 8 (4.15%) DV Cleared
6 8 (4.15%) Degree
7 6 (3.11%) MCP
8 4 (2.07%) CISSP
8 4 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.55%) CISM
10 2 (1.04%) CISMP
11 1 (0.52%) MCTS
11 1 (0.52%) MCITP
11 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.52%) HNC
11 1 (0.52%) HND
11 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.29%) QA
2 7 (3.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.04%) HL7
5 1 (0.52%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.59%) vSphere
4 4 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.04%) Docker
5 2 (1.04%) GPFS
5 2 (1.04%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.81%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.63%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.11%) OVSD
4 5 (2.59%) Control-M
5 3 (1.55%) SCCM
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 56 (29.02%) Oracle
2 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.84%) SAP
4 15 (7.77%) VMware
5 8 (4.15%) HP
5 8 (4.15%) Citrix
6 7 (3.63%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.63%) Cisco
7 5 (2.59%) Intel
7 5 (2.59%) Remedy
8 4 (2.07%) Akamai
9 3 (1.55%) Google
9 3 (1.55%) Brocade
9 3 (1.55%) Symantec
9 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.55%) Dell
10 2 (1.04%) Adobe
10 2 (1.04%) IBM
10 2 (1.04%) BMC
10 2 (1.04%) Informatica
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