Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL 136 201 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.99% 11.39% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.63% 28.84% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 119 86
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £185
90th Percentile £575 £460 £509
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +18.57% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 - £37.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.33 - £26.50

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 444 697 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.89% 39.51% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 346 188
Milton Keynes median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.58% +60.00% +138.10%
10th Percentile £17.33 £60.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.13 £60.00 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £51.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.54% +36.67% +57.89%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (34.56%) Windows
3 42 (30.88%) Security Cleared
4 38 (27.94%) ITIL
4 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
5 35 (25.74%) Active Directory
6 34 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (23.53%) Java
8 30 (22.06%) JavaScript
9 29 (21.32%) SC Cleared
10 28 (20.59%) DV Cleared
11 26 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (18.38%) ITIL V3
12 25 (18.38%) Linux
13 24 (17.65%) Finance
13 24 (17.65%) VMware
14 23 (16.91%) .NET
14 23 (16.91%) Service Management
15 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
15 22 (16.18%) ITSM
15 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
16 21 (15.44%) Oracle
16 21 (15.44%) IBM
17 20 (14.71%) Citrix
18 19 (13.97%) Unix
18 19 (13.97%) SharePoint
18 19 (13.97%) JIRA
18 19 (13.97%) DevOps

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 19 (13.97%) SharePoint
2 17 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (9.56%) IIS
5 11 (8.09%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.68%) Confluence
8 5 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.94%) SAS
10 3 (2.21%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.47%) Apache
11 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.74%) CMS
12 1 (0.74%) Documentum
12 1 (0.74%) JBoss
12 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Maximo
2 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.09%) Office 365
3 8 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (4.41%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.94%) IaaS
6 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.47%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.74%) GitHub
8 1 (0.74%) npm
8 1 (0.74%) PaaS
8 1 (0.74%) SaaS
8 1 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Unified Communications
2 5 (3.68%) Internet
3 4 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.21%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.21%) SAN
5 2 (1.47%) SSL
5 2 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (0.74%) DNS
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) Skype
6 1 (0.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.56%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.82%) DB2
5 9 (6.62%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.21%) Big Data
10 3 (2.21%) MySQL
10 3 (2.21%) Redis
11 2 (1.47%) NuoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (13.97%) JIRA
2 14 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.56%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.09%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.21%) Selenium
6 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.47%) git-flow
7 2 (1.47%) Maven
7 2 (1.47%) MSI
7 2 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.47%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.74%) Appium
8 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) ERwin
8 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.74%) Protractor
8 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 24 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Banking
3 5 (3.68%) Retail
4 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.21%) Publishing
6 2 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (29.41%) Developer
2 32 (23.53%) Analyst
3 12 (8.82%) Service Analyst
3 12 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (8.09%) Architect
4 11 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.62%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.62%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.15%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.41%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.91%) .NET
2 15 (11.03%) XML
3 14 (10.29%) Node.js
3 14 (10.29%) Web Services
4 13 (9.56%) Spring
5 12 (8.82%) SOAP
6 10 (7.35%) HTML
6 10 (7.35%) REST
7 9 (6.62%) Java EE
7 9 (6.62%) JSON
8 8 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 8 (5.88%) J2EE
8 8 (5.88%) Middleware
9 7 (5.15%) Spring Boot
10 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (4.41%) LDAP
10 6 (4.41%) RESTful
11 5 (3.68%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.15%) Clustering
4 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 4 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.21%) Robotics
6 3 (2.21%) User Experience
7 2 (1.47%) Fintech
7 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.47%) Replication
7 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.56%) Windows
2 25 (18.38%) Linux
2 25 (18.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
4 19 (13.97%) Unix
5 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.15%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.94%) Solaris
8 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) Android
9 1 (0.74%) CentOS
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) ITIL
2 34 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (18.38%) ITIL V3
5 23 (16.91%) Service Management
6 22 (16.18%) ITSM
7 19 (13.97%) DevOps
8 17 (12.50%) Scrum
9 15 (11.03%) Migration
10 13 (9.56%) Change Management
10 13 (9.56%) CRM
11 9 (6.62%) Critical Thinking
11 9 (6.62%) Data Integration
11 9 (6.62%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.62%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 8 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.88%) Workflow
13 7 (5.15%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.53%) Java
2 30 (22.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.03%) C#
5 13 (9.56%) Python
6 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.94%) Ruby
7 4 (2.94%) VB
8 3 (2.21%) COBOL
8 3 (2.21%) PHP
8 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.47%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.47%) C
10 1 (0.74%) Groovy
10 1 (0.74%) Korn
10 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.74%) R
10 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.32%) SC Cleared
3 28 (20.59%) DV Cleared
4 16 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (5.15%) MCDBA
7 7 (5.15%) MCITP
8 6 (4.41%) CCA
8 6 (4.41%) MCTS
8 6 (4.41%) VCAP
8 6 (4.41%) VCP4
8 6 (4.41%) VCP5
9 4 (2.94%) Degree
10 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (1.47%) MCSE
11 2 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (5.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 35 (25.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.88%) Docker
4 7 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (5.15%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.41%) vCloud
5 6 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.41%) vSphere
5 6 (4.41%) XenServer
6 1 (0.74%) HDFS
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.74%) XenApp
6 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) SCCM
2 8 (5.88%) OVSD
3 6 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (4.41%) SCVMM
3 6 (4.41%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.68%) Ansible
4 5 (3.68%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Nagios
6 1 (0.74%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.74%) Puppet
6 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.65%) VMware
3 21 (15.44%) IBM
3 21 (15.44%) Oracle
4 20 (14.71%) Citrix
5 13 (9.56%) HP
6 9 (6.62%) SAP
7 8 (5.88%) Cisco
8 7 (5.15%) webMethods
9 6 (4.41%) F5
9 6 (4.41%) NetApp
10 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.47%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.47%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.47%) Epicor
11 2 (1.47%) Informatica
11 2 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.47%) Tableau
12 1 (0.74%) Ivanti
12 1 (0.74%) Meridio