Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 November 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 Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 63 83
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Developer 43 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.48% 2.43% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.61% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 26 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £300 £309 £313
90th Percentile £425 £475 £401
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £356 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -3.39% +5.36% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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 1652 1188 1857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 93.10% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 658 955
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Developer
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 Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Developer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, SQL Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (51.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (51.16%) C#
5 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (34.88%) .NET
6 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (30.23%) Finance
8 12 (27.91%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.93%) ETL
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (18.60%) Oracle
12 7 (16.28%) Java
12 7 (16.28%) MVC
12 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (13.95%) SDLC
13 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.95%) Banking
13 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
13 6 (13.95%) CRM
14 5 (11.63%) WCF
14 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (11.63%) Big Data

SQL Developer 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 4 (9.30%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
8 5 (11.63%) Big Data
9 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
9 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
9 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (6.98%) Power BI
10 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (2.33%) DB2
12 1 (2.33%) OLAP
12 1 (2.33%) OLTP
12 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (11.63%) WCF
4 3 (6.98%) WPF
5 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.65%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.33%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.33%) React
6 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.93%) ETL
4 9 (20.93%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) CRM
6 6 (13.95%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) SOLID
8 3 (6.98%) ERP
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.65%) DevOps
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 1 (2.33%) API Development
10 1 (2.33%) BDD
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) GDPR
2 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.98%) Cognos
4 3 (6.98%) Epicor