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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 87 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.33% 12.24% 10.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.71% 38.50% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £396 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
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
209 226 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.48% 31.79% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 113 55
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 62 (35.23%) Finance
2 61 (34.66%) Oracle
3 57 (32.39%) .NET
4 52 (29.55%) C#
5 51 (28.98%) SQL Server
6 50 (28.41%) Windows
7 42 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (21.02%) UNIX
9 36 (20.45%) PL/SQL
10 31 (17.61%) Waterfall
11 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
12 27 (15.34%) T-SQL
13 26 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (14.77%) MVC
14 24 (13.64%) TDD
15 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET
15 23 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 21 (11.93%) BDD
17 21 (11.93%) Oracle Database
18 20 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (11.36%) QA
19 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (10.80%) SAP
19 19 (10.80%) ISEB
20 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (10.23%) Java
20 18 (10.23%) XML
21 17 (9.66%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (5.68%) MS Exchange
1 10 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (4.55%) IIS
3 5 (2.84%) CMS
4 4 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.27%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (2.27%) Apache
5 3 (1.70%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.70%) SAS
5 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.14%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.14%) CICS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) Liferay
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.98%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.98%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.41%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.41%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (2.27%) Staffware
4 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.14%) ResourceLink
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) PaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Heroku
2 2 (1.14%) Route 53
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) SAN
2 3 (1.70%) WAN
2 3 (1.70%) Firewall
3 2 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.57%) IPv4
4 1 (0.57%) IPv6
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) ATM
4 1 (0.57%) LAN
4 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.93%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.66%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.55%) PowerCenter
7 7 (3.98%) OLTP
8 6 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.84%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.27%) QlikView
10 4 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.27%) DTS
10 4 (2.27%) OLAP
11 3 (1.70%) MySQL
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (9.66%) Selenium
2 16 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.11%) WebDriver
4 8 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (3.41%) Toad
5 6 (3.41%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.84%) MSTest
7 4 (2.27%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.27%) Ant
8 3 (1.70%) WatiN
8 3 (1.70%) JMeter
8 3 (1.70%) Subversion
8 3 (1.70%) JIRA
8 3 (1.70%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.57%) NUnit
10 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 62 (35.23%) Finance
2 13 (7.39%) Banking
3 9 (5.11%) Automotive
4 4 (2.27%) Retail
4 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) International Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (34.09%) Analyst
2 54 (30.68%) Developer
3 22 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 15 (8.52%) Support Analyst
5 14 (7.95%) SQL Developer
6 13 (7.39%) Consultant
7 12 (6.82%) Database Developer
8 11 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 11 (6.25%) Development Manager
9 10 (5.68%) SQL Database Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Web Development Manager
10 9 (5.11%) Web Manager
10 9 (5.11%) DBA
11 8 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (4.55%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.98%) Administrator
12 7 (3.98%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Tester
12 7 (3.98%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 6 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.39%) .NET
2 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (10.23%) XML
5 16 (9.09%) Web Services
6 14 (7.95%) WCF
7 12 (6.82%) WinForms
8 10 (5.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (5.11%) jQuery
10 8 (4.55%) WPF
10 8 (4.55%) HTML
11 6 (3.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (2.84%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (2.84%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (2.84%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.27%) Backbone.js
13 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (2.27%) JSON
13 4 (2.27%) CSS
14 3 (1.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.41%) Statistics
4 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.70%) AS400
5 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) HACMP
6 2 (1.14%) DTV
6 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.41%) Windows
2 37 (21.02%) UNIX
3 13 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.11%) Linux
4 9 (5.11%) Windows NT
5 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.70%) Solaris
8 2 (1.14%) AIX
8 2 (1.14%) HPUX
8 2 (1.14%) Android
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.61%) Waterfall
3 26 (14.77%) MVC
3 26 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (13.64%) TDD
5 21 (11.93%) BDD
6 20 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (9.66%) OO
8 16 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
8 16 (9.09%) Web Development
9 15 (8.52%) SOA
9 15 (8.52%) Scrum
10 14 (7.95%) ITIL
10 14 (7.95%) Software Testing
10 14 (7.95%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.82%) Service Management
12 11 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 11 (6.25%) Migration
13 10 (5.68%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.55%) C#
2 36 (20.45%) PL/SQL
3 27 (15.34%) T-SQL
4 18 (10.23%) Java
5 14 (7.95%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.82%) VB
7 11 (6.25%) VBScript
8 8 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.41%) XAML
10 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.84%) VBA
11 4 (2.27%) PHP
12 3 (1.70%) C
12 3 (1.70%) Perl
12 3 (1.70%) C++
13 2 (1.14%) COBOL
13 2 (1.14%) Python
13 2 (1.14%) VB6
14 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.80%) ISEB
3 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (9.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.68%) MCP
5 10 (5.68%) MCSE
6 7 (3.98%) Degree
7 6 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.41%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.70%) HND
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.36%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) GPFS
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.52%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.68%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.41%) OVSD
4 4 (2.27%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.14%) Control-M
5 2 (1.14%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 61 (34.66%) Oracle
2 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.80%) SAP
4 12 (6.82%) Citrix
4 12 (6.82%) VMware
5 10 (5.68%) Informatica
5 10 (5.68%) HP
6 6 (3.41%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.41%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.27%) Remedy
7 4 (2.27%) EMC
7 4 (2.27%) NetApp
8 3 (1.70%) BMC
8 3 (1.70%) Intel
8 3 (1.70%) Telerik
8 3 (1.70%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) SumTotal
9 2 (1.14%) Saba
9 2 (1.14%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.14%) Northgate
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