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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 78 99 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.11% 12.22% 11.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.59% 40.08% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 55
Median daily rate £375 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £230 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -27.41%
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
197 247 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.06% 30.49% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 149 150
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 80 (43.01%) SQL Server
2 62 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (31.72%) Finance
4 55 (29.57%) C#
5 51 (27.42%) Oracle
6 48 (25.81%) .NET
7 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
8 40 (21.51%) Java
9 33 (17.74%) Windows
9 33 (17.74%) Banking
10 32 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (16.13%) Active Directory
12 29 (15.59%) Unix
12 29 (15.59%) SAS
12 29 (15.59%) XML
13 28 (15.05%) TDD
14 27 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (14.52%) Project Management
15 26 (13.98%) SOAP
15 26 (13.98%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.44%) HTML
16 25 (13.44%) MS Office
17 24 (12.90%) CSS
17 24 (12.90%) PL/SQL
17 24 (12.90%) Data Quality
18 22 (11.83%) SAP
18 22 (11.83%) ETL
18 22 (11.83%) MS Excel
19 21 (11.29%) DevOps
20 20 (10.75%) QA

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 29 (15.59%) SAS
2 19 (10.22%) IIS
3 17 (9.14%) Apache
4 14 (7.53%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.23%) JBoss
7 6 (3.23%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.15%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.15%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.08%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.08%) PowerExchange
10 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.54%) Drupal
11 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (13.44%) MS Office
2 22 (11.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.08%) SPSS
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.08%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.69%) SaaS
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.54%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.99%) LDAP
1 13 (6.99%) SMTP
2 12 (6.45%) SAN
3 7 (3.76%) WAN
4 6 (3.23%) DNS
4 6 (3.23%) LAN
5 4 (2.15%) HTTP
6 3 (1.61%) Internet
7 2 (1.08%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.08%) Wireless
8 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.54%) Firewall
8 1 (0.54%) FTP
8 1 (0.54%) Intranet
8 1 (0.54%) MPLS
8 1 (0.54%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (43.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (9.14%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (6.45%) Data Mining
8 10 (5.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (4.30%) QlikView
10 8 (4.30%) SAP BI
11 7 (3.76%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.23%) Big Data
12 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.61%) Log4j
3 3 (1.61%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.61%) Toad
4 2 (1.08%) JUnit
4 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.08%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.08%) Selenium
5 1 (0.54%) Ant
5 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.54%) ERwin
5 1 (0.54%) Flyway
5 1 (0.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.54%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 59 (31.72%) Finance
2 33 (17.74%) Banking
3 14 (7.53%) Retail
4 8 (4.30%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.23%) Electronics
5 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.23%) Marketing
5 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (32.80%) Developer
2 59 (31.72%) Analyst
3 28 (15.05%) SQL Analyst
4 23 (12.37%) Test Analyst
5 16 (8.60%) SQL Developer
6 14 (7.53%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.53%) Data Analyst
7 13 (6.99%) Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (5.38%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (5.38%) SAP Test Analyst
9 9 (4.84%) DBA
9 9 (4.84%) SAS Analyst
9 9 (4.84%) Server Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) SQL DBA
10 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.81%) .NET
2 29 (15.59%) XML
3 26 (13.98%) SOAP
4 25 (13.44%) HTML
5 24 (12.90%) CSS
6 20 (10.75%) jQuery
7 18 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 17 (9.14%) HTML5
9 16 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (7.53%) Laravel
11 13 (6.99%) Web Services
12 12 (6.45%) WCF
13 11 (5.91%) WPF
14 10 (5.38%) .NET Framework
14 10 (5.38%) REST
15 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET
16 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (3.76%) Middleware
17 6 (3.23%) Hibernate
17 6 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Statistics
3 8 (4.30%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.61%) Data Extraction
4 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.54%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.54%) Clustering
6 1 (0.54%) Contactless
6 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.54%) DataPower
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.74%) Windows
2 29 (15.59%) Unix
3 12 (6.45%) Linux
4 11 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.91%) zOS
5 5 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) MVS
9 1 (0.54%) Android
9 1 (0.54%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.05%) TDD
3 27 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (14.52%) Project Management
4 22 (11.83%) ETL
5 21 (11.29%) DevOps
6 20 (10.75%) Data Analysis
7 18 (9.68%) SDLC
8 16 (8.60%) Web Development
9 14 (7.53%) High Availability
9 14 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (7.53%) Workflow
10 13 (6.99%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.99%) ITIL
10 13 (6.99%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (6.45%) Scrum
11 12 (6.45%) Security Operations
12 10 (5.38%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.57%) C#
2 40 (21.51%) Java
3 26 (13.98%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 20 (10.75%) VB
6 16 (8.60%) PHP
6 16 (8.60%) PowerShell
7 15 (8.06%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.30%) VBA
9 5 (2.69%) Python
10 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.15%) Scala
11 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.08%) VBScript
12 1 (0.54%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
12 1 (0.54%) R
12 1 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.53%) ISEB
2 14 (7.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.76%) MCSE
6 5 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.61%) Degree
9 2 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.54%) MCITP
10 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.90%) Data Quality
2 20 (10.75%) QA
System Software
1 30 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.76%) XenApp
4 4 (2.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Docker
6 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.15%) SCOM
3 3 (1.61%) OVSD
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.54%) Ansible
5 1 (0.54%) Control-M
5 1 (0.54%) cPanel
5 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 51 (27.42%) Oracle
2 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.83%) SAP
4 18 (9.68%) IBM
5 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.91%) VMware
6 9 (4.84%) HP
7 7 (3.76%) Citrix
7 7 (3.76%) CommVault
8 6 (3.23%) Teradata
9 4 (2.15%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.15%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.15%) EMC
9 4 (2.15%) NetApp
10 3 (1.61%) webMethods
11 2 (1.08%) Informatica
11 2 (1.08%) RedGate
11 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.08%) Tableau
11 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
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