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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 100 90 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.33% 11.45% 11.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.17% 38.14% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 51
Average daily rate £350 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +2.46%
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
262 236 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 37.54% 30.03% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 122 139
Average daily rate £365 £341 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.00 £15.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 110 (45.45%) Finance
2 74 (30.58%) Oracle
3 61 (25.21%) SQL Server
3 61 (25.21%) Microsoft
4 59 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (22.73%) .NET
5 55 (22.73%) Windows
6 53 (21.90%) C#
7 37 (15.29%) Banking
8 34 (14.05%) Java
8 34 (14.05%) Linux
9 31 (12.81%) PL/SQL
9 31 (12.81%) Data Quality
10 30 (12.40%) Oracle Database
10 30 (12.40%) MS Office
10 30 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (11.98%) Unix
12 28 (11.57%) SAP
12 28 (11.57%) TDD
12 28 (11.57%) Security Cleared
13 27 (11.16%) MS Excel
13 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (10.74%) Project Management
14 26 (10.74%) QA
15 25 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (10.33%) Data Modelling
16 24 (9.92%) SAS
16 24 (9.92%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (9.09%) Validation
17 22 (9.09%) VMware

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (9.92%) SAS
2 20 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.26%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.13%) Apache
3 10 (4.13%) IIS
4 6 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.07%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.24%) JBoss
7 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.83%) Liferay
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 30 (12.40%) MS Office
2 27 (11.16%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.89%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.07%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) MS Project
7 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.65%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.65%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.41%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.72%) SMTP
2 8 (3.31%) Internet
3 7 (2.89%) Firewall
3 7 (2.89%) SAN
4 6 (2.48%) LDAP
5 4 (1.65%) HTTP
5 4 (1.65%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.65%) NAS
6 3 (1.24%) Intranet
7 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.83%) LAN
7 2 (0.83%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.83%) WAN
8 1 (0.41%) ATM
8 1 (0.41%) DNS
8 1 (0.41%) Wireless
8 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.41%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.21%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.40%) Oracle Database
3 25 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.92%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (7.44%) DB2
7 14 (5.79%) Data Mining
7 14 (5.79%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.96%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (4.96%) DB2 UDB
8 12 (4.96%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (4.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 12 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (4.13%) MS Access
10 9 (3.72%) SAP BI
10 9 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.31%) OLTP
12 7 (2.89%) Big Data
12 7 (2.89%) QlikView
13 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (4.96%) Eclipse
2 9 (3.72%) Toad
3 8 (3.31%) Introscope
4 7 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.65%) NUnit
5 4 (1.65%) Rational Rose
5 4 (1.65%) Selenium
5 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.24%) Subversion
7 2 (0.83%) Ant
7 2 (0.83%) Flyway
7 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.83%) Maven
7 2 (0.83%) Moq
7 2 (0.83%) MSTest
7 2 (0.83%) NMock
7 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 110 (45.45%) Finance
2 37 (15.29%) Banking
3 22 (9.09%) Retail
4 11 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.31%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.89%) Electronics
6 7 (2.89%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.89%) Marketing
7 5 (2.07%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.65%) Legal
9 3 (1.24%) Law
10 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (34.71%) Analyst
2 65 (26.86%) Developer
3 34 (14.05%) Test Analyst
4 29 (11.98%) SQL Analyst
5 23 (9.50%) SQL Developer
6 21 (8.68%) Architect
7 18 (7.44%) Data Analyst
8 15 (6.20%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.20%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (6.20%) SAP Test Analyst
9 14 (5.79%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (4.55%) Consultant
12 11 (4.55%) Service Analyst
13 10 (4.13%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.72%) Report Analyst
15 8 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 8 (3.31%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.73%) .NET
2 20 (8.26%) XML
3 19 (7.85%) SOAP
4 18 (7.44%) WCF
5 15 (6.20%) WPF
6 14 (5.79%) Middleware
7 13 (5.37%) ASP.NET
8 11 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.55%) HTML
9 10 (4.13%) REST
10 9 (3.72%) Web Services
11 8 (3.31%) AngularJS
11 8 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.89%) CSS
12 7 (2.89%) jQuery
13 6 (2.48%) HTML5
13 6 (2.48%) MSMQ
14 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (2.07%) Laravel
14 5 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.61%) Clustering
3 13 (5.37%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.31%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.48%) HACMP
6 6 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.48%) Statistics
7 5 (2.07%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.65%) CMDB
9 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.83%) CESG
10 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.83%) NHS
10 2 (0.83%) Replication
11 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.73%) Windows
2 34 (14.05%) Linux
3 29 (11.98%) Unix
4 21 (8.68%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.89%) Solaris
8 7 (2.89%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.48%) AIX
10 5 (2.07%) zOS
11 4 (1.65%) MVS
11 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
12 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (11.57%) TDD
4 26 (10.74%) Project Management
5 25 (10.33%) Data Modelling
6 22 (9.09%) Validation
7 20 (8.26%) Business Analysis
7 20 (8.26%) SDLC
8 19 (7.85%) ITIL
9 17 (7.02%) Scrum
9 17 (7.02%) Service Management
9 17 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.61%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.20%) Data Analysis
11 15 (6.20%) Software Testing
12 14 (5.79%) DevOps
12 14 (5.79%) OO
12 14 (5.79%) Test Scripting
13 13 (5.37%) Migration
13 13 (5.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (21.90%) C#
2 34 (14.05%) Java
3 31 (12.81%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.79%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.79%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.37%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.72%) PHP
7 6 (2.48%) VB
8 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.65%) Korn
9 4 (1.65%) VBA
10 3 (1.24%) Python
10 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.83%) C++
11 2 (0.83%) JCL
11 2 (0.83%) Scala
11 2 (0.83%) XAML
12 1 (0.41%) Delphi
12 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.85%) ISEB
4 14 (5.79%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.24%) Degree
8 3 (1.24%) MCSE
8 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.83%) MCP
10 1 (0.41%) CCNA
10 1 (0.41%) CCSP
10 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.41%) MCTS
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.81%) Data Quality
2 26 (10.74%) QA
3 19 (7.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.48%) GPFS
5 5 (2.07%) vSphere
6 4 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.61%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.31%) CA Wily
3 5 (2.07%) OVSD
4 4 (1.65%) OpenView
4 4 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.24%) SCCM
6 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 2 (0.83%) Control-M
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.41%) cPanel
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 74 (30.58%) Oracle
2 61 (25.21%) Microsoft
3 28 (11.57%) SAP
4 22 (9.09%) VMware
5 14 (5.79%) Remedy
6 12 (4.96%) HP
7 8 (3.31%) IBM
7 8 (3.31%) Intel
8 7 (2.89%) NetApp
8 7 (2.89%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.48%) CA
10 5 (2.07%) Sun
10 5 (2.07%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.65%) Citrix
11 4 (1.65%) Dell
11 4 (1.65%) StorageTek
12 3 (1.24%) EMC
12 3 (1.24%) Symantec
12 3 (1.24%) webMethods
13 2 (0.83%) FatWire
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