Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 187 134 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.13% 9.15% 13.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.91% 30.39% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £339 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.08% -15.31% +25.98%
10th Percentile £300 £239 £263
90th Percentile £525 £499 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £325 £390
% change year-on-year +23.08% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £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 605 441 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.23% 30.12% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 213 241
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £27.75 - £13.50
90th Percentile £54.25 - £16.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -18.18% +40.13% +50.96%

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 21 June 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 63 (33.69%) Java
2 57 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.93%) Linux
4 38 (20.32%) Oracle
5 37 (19.79%) Web Services
6 36 (19.25%) SQL Server
7 32 (17.11%) XML
7 32 (17.11%) Unix
7 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
8 29 (15.51%) Banking
9 28 (14.97%) Finance
10 26 (13.90%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (13.90%) IBM
10 26 (13.90%) .NET
10 26 (13.90%) JIRA
10 26 (13.90%) Git (software)
11 25 (13.37%) Python
12 24 (12.83%) JavaScript
13 23 (12.30%) Windows
14 22 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (11.76%) MySQL
14 22 (11.76%) Jenkins
15 21 (11.23%) QA
16 20 (10.70%) PL/SQL
16 20 (10.70%) SOAP
16 20 (10.70%) Security Cleared
17 19 (10.16%) REST
17 19 (10.16%) DB2
17 19 (10.16%) Migration
17 19 (10.16%) TDD

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 13 (6.95%) Confluence
2 8 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.74%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.74%) IIS
3 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.21%) Apache
4 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.67%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.14%) CMS
6 4 (2.14%) JBoss
6 4 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.60%) SAS
8 2 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.07%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.07%) nginx
8 2 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.53%) Drupal
9 1 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Maximo
2 4 (2.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.53%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.81%) Office 365
2 9 (4.81%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.14%) Sauce Labs
5 3 (1.60%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.60%) GitHub
5 3 (1.60%) PaaS
6 2 (1.07%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.07%) IaaS
6 2 (1.07%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.56%) Internet
2 5 (2.67%) VPN
3 4 (2.14%) Firewall
4 2 (1.07%) DNS
4 2 (1.07%) SSL
5 1 (0.53%) LAN
5 1 (0.53%) MPLS
5 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.90%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (11.76%) MySQL
4 19 (10.16%) DB2
5 18 (9.63%) NoSQL
6 17 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 17 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 15 (8.02%) Big Data
8 14 (7.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (7.49%) Hadoop
9 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (6.42%) Redis
11 8 (4.28%) NuoDB
11 8 (4.28%) Power BI
11 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (3.74%) Apache Hive
12 7 (3.74%) RDBMS
13 6 (3.21%) DB2 UDB
14 5 (2.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (13.90%) Git (software)
1 26 (13.90%) JIRA
2 22 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.35%) Selenium
4 9 (4.81%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.28%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.74%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.21%) Maven
8 5 (2.67%) Appium
8 5 (2.67%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.67%) Calabash
8 5 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.14%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.14%) Subversion
10 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.07%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.53%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.53%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (15.51%) Banking
2 28 (14.97%) Finance
3 11 (5.88%) Marketing
4 7 (3.74%) Spanish Language
5 6 (3.21%) Retail
6 4 (2.14%) Law
7 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.07%) Back Office
8 2 (1.07%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (36.90%) Developer
2 38 (20.32%) Analyst
3 27 (14.44%) SQL Developer
4 21 (11.23%) .NET Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Tester
6 13 (6.95%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.42%) Consultant
8 11 (5.88%) Architect
8 11 (5.88%) Automation Tester
8 11 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
8 11 (5.88%) QA Tester
9 10 (5.35%) Applications Support
10 9 (4.81%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.28%) Angular Developer
11 8 (4.28%) DBA
11 8 (4.28%) Java Automation Tester
12 7 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.74%) SQL Analyst
12 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.79%) Web Services
2 32 (17.11%) XML
3 26 (13.90%) .NET
4 20 (10.70%) SOAP
5 19 (10.16%) REST
6 17 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 16 (8.56%) HTML
8 14 (7.49%) RESTful
8 14 (7.49%) YAML
9 13 (6.95%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.95%) CSS
9 13 (6.95%) LAMP
9 13 (6.95%) Spring
10 12 (6.42%) Middleware
11 11 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 11 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
12 10 (5.35%) J2EE
12 10 (5.35%) Swagger
13 8 (4.28%) jQuery
13 8 (4.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.14%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.60%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.07%) Clustering
7 2 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.53%) HACMP
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) SCADA
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.93%) Linux
2 32 (17.11%) Unix
3 23 (12.30%) Windows
4 11 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 10 (5.35%) Android
6 7 (3.74%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.67%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.14%) Solaris
10 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.07%) DC/OS
11 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.53%) AIX
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (10.16%) Migration
2 19 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (10.16%) TDD
3 18 (9.63%) ITIL
4 17 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 17 (9.09%) DevOps
4 17 (9.09%) ETL
5 16 (8.56%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (8.56%) Scrum
6 15 (8.02%) CRM
6 15 (8.02%) Open Source
6 15 (8.02%) Test Automation
7 14 (7.49%) Analytics
8 13 (6.95%) Data Integration
8 13 (6.95%) SDLC
9 11 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 11 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.69%) Java
2 25 (13.37%) Python
3 24 (12.83%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.70%) PL/SQL
5 17 (9.09%) C#
6 16 (8.56%) Bash Shell
7 14 (7.49%) Ruby
8 13 (6.95%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.28%) Korn
11 7 (3.74%) Scala
11 7 (3.74%) VB
12 6 (3.21%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.14%) C++
13 4 (2.14%) PHP
13 4 (2.14%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.14%) VBA
13 4 (2.14%) VC++
14 3 (1.60%) HiveQL
15 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) Degree
3 15 (8.02%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.74%) MCSE
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.67%) MCSA
7 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.07%) ISEB
8 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.07%) MCP
8 2 (1.07%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.53%) CCNA
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.23%) QA
2 9 (4.81%) GDPR
3 8 (4.28%) SLA
4 4 (2.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) GCP
5 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.42%) Docker
3 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.07%) XenApp
7 1 (0.53%) GPFS
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Ansible
2 6 (3.21%) Netcool
2 6 (3.21%) OVSD
3 4 (2.14%) SCCM
4 3 (1.60%) Kibana
5 2 (1.07%) Amdocs OSS
5 2 (1.07%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.07%) Oozie
6 1 (0.53%) Control-M
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (20.32%) Oracle
2 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (13.90%) IBM
4 13 (6.95%) Remedy
5 10 (5.35%) HP
5 10 (5.35%) SAP
6 9 (4.81%) Citrix
6 9 (4.81%) Tableau
7 7 (3.74%) Cramer
7 7 (3.74%) VMware
8 6 (3.21%) NetApp
8 6 (3.21%) Talend
9 5 (2.67%) Cisco
9 5 (2.67%) Cognos
10 4 (2.14%) Informatica
10 4 (2.14%) McAfee
10 4 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.60%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.60%) Lumension
11 3 (1.60%) Splunk