Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the 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 (Structured Query Language)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 12 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 164 188 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.80% 12.26% 9.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.09% 30.97% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 111 85
Milton Keynes median daily rate £445 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.31% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £234 £300 £224
90th Percentile £630 £575 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.50 - £19.00

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 372 607 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.57% 39.60% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 356 221
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £300
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% -18.18% +42.86%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Milton Keynes

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Milton Keynes

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Milton Keynes

SQL
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Milton Keynes

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL.

1 54 (32.93%) Oracle
2 49 (29.88%) SQL Server
3 45 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (25.00%) Java
5 39 (23.78%) Windows
5 39 (23.78%) Migration
6 34 (20.73%) Banking
6 34 (20.73%) Security Cleared
7 32 (19.51%) Data Migration
7 32 (19.51%) DevOps
8 25 (15.24%) Git (software)
8 25 (15.24%) Finance
8 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
9 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 24 (14.63%) PL/SQL
10 23 (14.02%) .NET
10 23 (14.02%) Active Directory
10 23 (14.02%) DV Cleared
11 22 (13.41%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (13.41%) Jenkins
12 21 (12.80%) ITIL
12 21 (12.80%) SOAP
12 21 (12.80%) ETL
13 20 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (11.59%) IBM
14 19 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (10.98%) AngularJS
15 18 (10.98%) Unix
15 18 (10.98%) PowerShell
15 18 (10.98%) Spring

SQL
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 12 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.71%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.49%) IIS
4 6 (3.66%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.66%) Appian
4 6 (3.66%) Confluence
5 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.44%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.83%) JBoss
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.22%) Apache
8 2 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (7.93%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.44%) Maximo
5 3 (1.83%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.83%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.37%) PaaS
2 12 (7.32%) OpenShift
3 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.66%) SaaS
5 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.05%) Office 365
6 4 (2.44%) GitHub
7 3 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.22%) npm
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.61%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.61%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) SAN
2 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.83%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.83%) WAN
3 2 (1.22%) DHCP
3 2 (1.22%) DNS
3 2 (1.22%) Firewall
3 2 (1.22%) HTTP
3 2 (1.22%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.22%) SSL
4 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) NAS
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.88%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.41%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (10.37%) MySQL
4 15 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.71%) DB2
6 11 (6.71%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.66%) Big Data
9 6 (3.66%) NuoDB
9 6 (3.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.05%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
10 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (2.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.76%) JIRA
4 6 (3.66%) Selenium
5 5 (3.05%) Ant
5 5 (3.05%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.05%) GitLab
5 5 (3.05%) JUnit
5 5 (3.05%) Maven
6 4 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.83%) JMeter
7 3 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.22%) Mocha
8 2 (1.22%) Protractor
8 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 34 (20.73%) Banking
2 25 (15.24%) Finance
3 8 (4.88%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Automotive
4 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (28.05%) Developer
2 36 (21.95%) Analyst
3 13 (7.93%) Architect
3 13 (7.93%) DBA
4 11 (6.71%) Administrator
4 11 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (6.10%) Consultant
5 10 (6.10%) SQL Developer
6 9 (5.49%) Data Technician
6 9 (5.49%) Migration Technician
6 9 (5.49%) SQL DBA
7 7 (4.27%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.27%) Database Developer
7 7 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.27%) SQL Database Developer
7 7 (4.27%) Team Leader
8 6 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) Appian Developer
9 5 (3.05%) Data Migration Consultant
9 5 (3.05%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.02%) .NET
2 21 (12.80%) SOAP
3 18 (10.98%) AngularJS
3 18 (10.98%) Spring
4 16 (9.76%) Spring Boot
5 14 (8.54%) REST
5 14 (8.54%) Web Services
6 13 (7.93%) HTML
7 11 (6.71%) Node.js
7 11 (6.71%) Spring Cloud
8 10 (6.10%) XML
9 9 (5.49%) LDAP
9 9 (5.49%) RESTful
10 8 (4.88%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.88%) Middleware
11 7 (4.27%) Hystrix
11 7 (4.27%) SailPoint
11 7 (4.27%) Zuul
12 5 (3.05%) Electron Framework
12 5 (3.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (3.66%) Mainframe
1 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (2.44%) Clustering
4 3 (1.83%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.22%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) Robotics
5 2 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.61%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.78%) Windows
2 18 (10.98%) Unix
3 17 (10.37%) Linux
4 11 (6.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.10%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.83%) Android
9 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.78%) Migration
3 32 (19.51%) Data Migration
3 32 (19.51%) DevOps
4 21 (12.80%) ETL
4 21 (12.80%) ITIL
5 20 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (9.15%) CRM
8 15 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (8.54%) ERP
9 14 (8.54%) Technical Analysis
10 13 (7.93%) Test Automation
11 11 (6.71%) High Availability
11 11 (6.71%) Microservices
12 10 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.10%) Scrum
12 10 (6.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.00%) Java
2 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 24 (14.63%) PL/SQL
3 18 (10.98%) PowerShell
4 17 (10.37%) C#
5 13 (7.93%) Shell Script
6 12 (7.32%) Python
7 7 (4.27%) PHP
8 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.66%) C
8 6 (3.66%) Perl
9 5 (3.05%) BeanShell
9 5 (3.05%) Bourne shell
9 5 (3.05%) Korn
10 4 (2.44%) Java 8
10 4 (2.44%) VB
11 3 (1.83%) Scala
11 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.22%) ES6
12 2 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.02%) DV Cleared
3 14 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.66%) MCSA
6 5 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.05%) MCDBA
7 4 (2.44%) Degree
7 4 (2.44%) MCP
7 4 (2.44%) MCTS
8 3 (1.83%) CCA
8 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.83%) VCAP
8 3 (1.83%) VCP4
8 3 (1.83%) VCP5
8 3 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.22%) MCITP
9 2 (1.22%) NCDA
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.61%) GAAP
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.10%) Docker
3 5 (3.05%) RACF
4 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.83%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (1.83%) HDFS
5 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.83%) vCloud
5 3 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.83%) vSphere
6 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) Ansible
2 7 (4.27%) Kibana
2 7 (4.27%) SCCM
3 4 (2.44%) Control-M
4 3 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.83%) logstash
4 3 (1.83%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.83%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.22%) SCOM
5 2 (1.22%) SnapMirror
5 2 (1.22%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 54 (32.93%) Oracle
2 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.59%) IBM
4 11 (6.71%) SAP
5 10 (6.10%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.49%) Citrix
6 9 (5.49%) VMware
7 5 (3.05%) Cisco
8 4 (2.44%) Epicor
8 4 (2.44%) NetApp
9 2 (1.22%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.22%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.22%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.22%) CyberArk
9 2 (1.22%) EMC
9 2 (1.22%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.61%) Brocade
10 1 (0.61%) hybris
10 1 (0.61%) Veeam