Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Analyst was £409 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 87 88
Rank change year-on-year -27 +1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Analyst 7 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.39% 0.56% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.61% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 18
Milton Keynes median daily rate £409 £200 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.38% -35.22% +15.42%
10th Percentile £386 £185 £276
90th Percentile £426 £337 £397
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £409 £200 £306
% change year-on-year +104.38% -34.69% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £25.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £25.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1690 1154 1808
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 92.54% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 655 912
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £204 £233
90th Percentile £525 £550 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 53 90
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.07% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £9.95 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £36.15 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

SQL Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured SQL Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Analyst in Milton Keynes

SQL Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Analyst in Milton Keynes

SQL Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Analyst in Milton Keynes

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, SQL Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring SQL Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) DSDM
5 2 (28.57%) Python

SQL Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) DSDM
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) R
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle