Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 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 Server Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 90 115
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 20 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.14% 0.31% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.34% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 2 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £335 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.24% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £335 £420 -
% change year-on-year -20.24% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1675 1187 1858
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 92.95% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 656 952
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £226
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 87 54 82
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +6.75% -1.92%
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Server Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Developer in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Developer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (65.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (25.00%) SOLID
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) CRM
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.00%) WPF
9 3 (15.00%) Waterfall

SQL Server 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) DTS
7 1 (5.00%) MS Access
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) SOLID
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle