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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 81 87 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.19% 12.31% 10.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.10% 37.83% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 22
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £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
202 230 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.93% 32.53% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 117 55
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 21 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 21 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 61 (35.06%) Finance
2 60 (34.48%) Oracle
3 57 (32.76%) .NET
4 52 (29.89%) C#
5 50 (28.74%) SQL Server
5 50 (28.74%) Windows
6 43 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (21.26%) PL/SQL
8 36 (20.69%) UNIX
9 32 (18.39%) Waterfall
10 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
11 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
11 27 (15.52%) MVC
12 26 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (14.37%) TDD
14 24 (13.79%) ASP.NET
15 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (12.64%) BDD
16 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
17 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (11.49%) QA
18 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (11.49%) Oracle Database
19 19 (10.92%) SAP
19 19 (10.92%) ISEB
20 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (10.34%) Java
20 18 (10.34%) OO
20 18 (10.34%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (5.75%) MS Exchange
1 10 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (4.60%) IIS
3 5 (2.87%) CMS
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.30%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (2.30%) Apache
5 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.72%) SAS
6 2 (1.15%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.15%) CICS
6 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) Liferay
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.45%) TIBCO iProcess
2 6 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (2.30%) Staffware
4 2 (1.15%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.15%) ResourceLink
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.15%) PaaS
2 2 (1.15%) Heroku
2 2 (1.15%) Route 53
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.15%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.30%) SAN
2 3 (1.72%) WAN
2 3 (1.72%) Firewall
3 2 (1.15%) 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 50 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.49%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.77%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.60%) PowerCenter
8 7 (4.02%) OLTP
9 5 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.87%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.30%) QlikView
10 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.30%) DTS
10 4 (2.30%) OLAP
10 4 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.72%) MySQL
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (9.77%) Selenium
2 16 (9.20%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.17%) WebDriver
4 8 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.87%) MSTest
6 5 (2.87%) Toad
7 4 (2.30%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.30%) Ant
8 3 (1.72%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.72%) WatiN
8 3 (1.72%) JMeter
8 3 (1.72%) Subversion
8 3 (1.72%) JIRA
9 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.57%) NUnit
10 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 61 (35.06%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Banking
3 9 (5.17%) Automotive
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
6 2 (1.15%) Marketing
6 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 2 (1.15%) Back Office
6 2 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) International Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (33.91%) Analyst
2 52 (29.89%) Developer
3 22 (12.64%) Test Analyst
4 15 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 14 (8.05%) SQL Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Consultant
7 12 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 12 (6.90%) Database Developer
8 11 (6.32%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.75%) SQL Database Developer
9 10 (5.75%) Web Development Manager
9 10 (5.75%) Web Manager
10 9 (5.17%) DBA
11 8 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (4.60%) SQL DBA
12 7 (4.02%) Administrator
12 7 (4.02%) Business Analyst
12 7 (4.02%) Tester
12 7 (4.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 6 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.76%) .NET
2 24 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (10.34%) XML
5 16 (9.20%) Web Services
6 14 (8.05%) WCF
7 11 (6.32%) WinForms
8 10 (5.75%) .NET Framework
9 9 (5.17%) jQuery
10 8 (4.60%) HTML
11 7 (4.02%) WPF
12 6 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (2.87%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (2.87%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (2.87%) AngularJS
14 4 (2.30%) Backbone.js
14 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (2.30%) JSON
14 4 (2.30%) CSS
15 3 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.77%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.45%) Statistics
4 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.72%) AS400
5 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.15%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.15%) Clustering
6 2 (1.15%) HACMP
6 2 (1.15%) DTV
6 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.15%) 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 (28.74%) Windows
2 36 (20.69%) UNIX
3 13 (7.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.17%) Linux
4 9 (5.17%) Windows NT
5 5 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.30%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.30%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.72%) Solaris
8 2 (1.15%) AIX
8 2 (1.15%) HPUX
8 2 (1.15%) Android
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.39%) Waterfall
3 27 (15.52%) MVC
4 26 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (14.37%) TDD
6 22 (12.64%) BDD
7 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (10.34%) OO
10 17 (9.77%) Web Development
10 17 (9.77%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (9.20%) SOA
11 16 (9.20%) Scrum
12 14 (8.05%) ITIL
12 14 (8.05%) Test Scripting
12 14 (8.05%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.90%) Service Management
14 11 (6.32%) Service Delivery
14 11 (6.32%) Migration
14 11 (6.32%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.89%) C#
2 37 (21.26%) PL/SQL
3 27 (15.52%) T-SQL
4 18 (10.34%) Java
5 14 (8.05%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.90%) VB
7 11 (6.32%) VBScript
8 8 (4.60%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.87%) XAML
9 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.30%) VBA
10 4 (2.30%) PHP
11 3 (1.72%) C
11 3 (1.72%) Perl
11 3 (1.72%) C++
12 2 (1.15%) COBOL
12 2 (1.15%) Python
12 2 (1.15%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.92%) ISEB
3 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (9.77%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.75%) MCP
5 10 (5.75%) MCSE
6 7 (4.02%) Degree
7 6 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.45%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.30%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.72%) HND
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.49%) QA
2 4 (2.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.15%) GPFS
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.75%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.45%) OVSD
4 4 (2.30%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.15%) Control-M
5 2 (1.15%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (34.48%) Oracle
2 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.92%) SAP
4 12 (6.90%) Citrix
4 12 (6.90%) VMware
5 10 (5.75%) Informatica
5 10 (5.75%) HP
6 6 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.30%) EMC
7 4 (2.30%) NetApp
8 3 (1.72%) Intel
8 3 (1.72%) Remedy
8 3 (1.72%) Telerik
8 3 (1.72%) IBM
9 2 (1.15%) SumTotal
9 2 (1.15%) Saba
9 2 (1.15%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.15%) Northgate
9 2 (1.15%) Endeca
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