Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 168 186 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.02% 11.03% 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.52% 29.15% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 108 97
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.93% -6.67% +14.50%
10th Percentile £232 £145 £195
90th Percentile £575 £450 £496
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £345 £369
% change year-on-year +19.57% -6.44% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £18.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -25.49% +7.37%

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 533 638 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.13% 37.84% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 307 199
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £564 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.16% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £35.83 - £15.00
10th Percentile £20.24 - £11.20
90th Percentile £53.42 - £21.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +36.99% +46.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 50 (29.76%) Java
2 48 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 47 (27.98%) Security Cleared
4 44 (26.19%) Windows
5 41 (24.40%) Linux
5 41 (24.40%) SQL Server
5 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
7 36 (21.43%) ITIL
8 34 (20.24%) SC Cleared
9 33 (19.64%) Web Services
10 32 (19.05%) Oracle
10 32 (19.05%) IBM
11 30 (17.86%) JIRA
12 29 (17.26%) Active Directory
12 29 (17.26%) XML
13 27 (16.07%) Unix
13 27 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (14.88%) DV Cleared
15 25 (14.88%) ITIL V3
16 24 (14.29%) Jenkins
16 24 (14.29%) Finance
16 24 (14.29%) .NET
17 23 (13.69%) Service Management
17 23 (13.69%) Windows Server
18 22 (13.10%) ITSM
18 22 (13.10%) Python
18 22 (13.10%) SharePoint
18 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008

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 22 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.33%) Confluence
4 12 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (7.14%) IIS
4 12 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 11 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (6.55%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.98%) JBoss
8 5 (2.98%) SAS
8 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.38%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.79%) Apache
10 3 (1.79%) CMS
10 3 (1.79%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Maximo
2 4 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.74%) OpenShift
3 12 (7.14%) Office 365
4 7 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (1.79%) IaaS
6 3 (1.79%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.19%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.60%) GitHub
8 1 (0.60%) npm
8 1 (0.60%) PaaS
8 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) SSL
4 1 (0.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) Network Security
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.60%) Skype
4 1 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (9.52%) DB2
3 16 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 13 (7.74%) MySQL
6 12 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 12 (7.14%) Redis
6 12 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (6.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (5.36%) NuoDB
8 9 (5.36%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.57%) Big Data
9 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.98%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.38%) Power BI
11 4 (2.38%) SAP HANA
11 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (17.86%) JIRA
2 24 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 20 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.17%) Selenium
5 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.57%) Maven
5 6 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.38%) Calabash
6 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.79%) Appium
7 3 (1.79%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.79%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.19%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.19%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.19%) MSI
9 1 (0.60%) ERwin
9 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 24 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (5.36%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Marketing
4 6 (3.57%) Law
5 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.79%) Retail
7 2 (1.19%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 65 (38.69%) Developer
2 29 (17.26%) Analyst
3 16 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 16 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 11 (6.55%) Applications Support
4 11 (6.55%) Service Analyst
4 11 (6.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (5.95%) Architect
5 10 (5.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (5.95%) SQL Developer
5 10 (5.95%) Tester
6 9 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
7 8 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 8 (4.76%) Maximo Developer
7 8 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
8 7 (4.17%) DBA
8 7 (4.17%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.64%) Web Services
2 29 (17.26%) XML
3 24 (14.29%) .NET
4 21 (12.50%) REST
5 20 (11.90%) SOAP
6 17 (10.12%) HTML
7 16 (9.52%) Spring
8 14 (8.33%) Middleware
9 13 (7.74%) JSON
10 12 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 12 (7.14%) CSS
10 12 (7.14%) Java EE
10 12 (7.14%) RESTful
10 12 (7.14%) YAML
11 11 (6.55%) J2EE
12 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.95%) LAMP
12 10 (5.95%) LAPP Stack
12 10 (5.95%) RAML
12 10 (5.95%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (5.95%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.98%) Clustering
4 5 (2.98%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.19%) Replication
6 2 (1.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.19%) Windows
2 41 (24.40%) Linux
3 27 (16.07%) Unix
4 23 (13.69%) Windows Server
5 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.98%) Android
9 4 (2.38%) Solaris
10 3 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.19%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.43%) ITIL
3 26 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (14.88%) ITIL V3
5 23 (13.69%) Service Management
6 22 (13.10%) ITSM
7 19 (11.31%) CRM
7 19 (11.31%) Migration
8 16 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.93%) Data Integration
9 15 (8.93%) Open Source
10 13 (7.74%) DevOps
10 13 (7.74%) Scrum
11 12 (7.14%) Change Management
11 12 (7.14%) TDD
12 11 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.55%) MVC
12 11 (6.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.76%) Java
2 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
3 22 (13.10%) Python
4 16 (9.52%) C#
5 14 (8.33%) Ruby
6 12 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.57%) VB
10 4 (2.38%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.79%) COBOL
12 2 (1.19%) Groovy
12 2 (1.19%) Korn
12 2 (1.19%) Scala
12 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.60%) HiveQL
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (27.98%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 25 (14.88%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.17%) MCDBA
6 7 (4.17%) MCITP
7 6 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.57%) Degree
7 6 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.38%) CCA
8 4 (2.38%) MCTS
8 4 (2.38%) VCAP
8 4 (2.38%) VCP4
8 4 (2.38%) VCP5
9 2 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.60%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.79%) GDPR
4 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.60%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 29 (17.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.17%) Docker
3 7 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.38%) vCloud
6 4 (2.38%) vSphere
6 4 (2.38%) XenServer
7 3 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.60%) HDFS
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.60%) XenApp
8 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) Ansible
2 9 (5.36%) OVSD
3 4 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.38%) SCCM
3 4 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.38%) vCenter Server
4 3 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.60%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Kibana
5 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.05%) IBM
2 32 (19.05%) Oracle
3 21 (12.50%) VMware
4 17 (10.12%) Citrix
5 14 (8.33%) HP
6 9 (5.36%) SAP
7 6 (3.57%) F5
7 6 (3.57%) NetApp
7 6 (3.57%) Tableau
7 6 (3.57%) webMethods
8 5 (2.98%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (2.38%) Cisco
9 4 (2.38%) Informatica
10 3 (1.79%) Lumension
10 3 (1.79%) Talend
11 2 (1.19%) Adobe
11 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.19%) Remedy
11 2 (1.19%) Sitecore