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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 64 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.05% 9.77% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.75% 34.59% 42.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 55
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £439 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 279 185 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 37.15% 28.24% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 81 151
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL.

1 58 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (39.13%) Java
3 37 (26.81%) Web Services
4 35 (25.36%) Test Automation
4 35 (25.36%) Jenkins
5 34 (24.64%) Windows
6 33 (23.91%) Finance
7 31 (22.46%) JavaScript
7 31 (22.46%) REST
7 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
8 30 (21.74%) JIRA
9 29 (21.01%) SOAP
9 29 (21.01%) TDD
10 28 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (19.57%) ITIL
11 27 (19.57%) Oracle
12 26 (18.84%) SC Cleared
12 26 (18.84%) Security Cleared
13 25 (18.12%) Active Directory
14 24 (17.39%) Banking
14 24 (17.39%) Scrum
15 23 (16.67%) CSS
15 23 (16.67%) HTML
16 21 (15.22%) SQL Server
16 21 (15.22%) Internet
16 21 (15.22%) Service Management
16 21 (15.22%) Spring
16 21 (15.22%) QA
16 21 (15.22%) AngularJS
17 20 (14.49%) Analytical Skills

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 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.25%) Skype for Business
3 9 (6.52%) JBoss
3 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (5.80%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.35%) Confluence
5 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.62%) SAS
7 4 (2.90%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.17%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.17%) IIS
8 3 (2.17%) LiveCycle
9 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Staffware
2 2 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) OpenShift
2 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.45%) Google Checkout
4 2 (1.45%) Office 365
4 2 (1.45%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) Internet
2 7 (5.07%) BIG-IP
3 6 (4.35%) LDAP
4 2 (1.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) ATM
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.32%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.07%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.35%) Big Data
6 6 (4.35%) DB2
6 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.90%) Sqoop
9 3 (2.17%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.17%) HBase
9 3 (2.17%) Impala
9 3 (2.17%) MySQL
10 2 (1.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (25.36%) Jenkins
2 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
3 30 (21.74%) JIRA
4 16 (11.59%) Selenium
5 11 (7.97%) Maven
6 10 (7.25%) Calabash
6 10 (7.25%) Cucumber
6 10 (7.25%) Eclipse
6 10 (7.25%) Protractor
7 9 (6.52%) GitLab
8 8 (5.80%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (5.80%) Mocha
9 5 (3.62%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.62%) Subversion
10 4 (2.90%) JUnit
10 4 (2.90%) SonarQube
10 4 (2.90%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.17%) git-flow
11 3 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 24 (17.39%) Banking
3 19 (13.77%) Retail
4 10 (7.25%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (3.62%) Marketing
6 3 (2.17%) Automotive
6 3 (2.17%) German Language
6 3 (2.17%) Law
6 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (34.78%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.49%) Tester
5 19 (13.77%) Automation Tester
6 11 (7.97%) DBA
6 11 (7.97%) Test Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) QA Automation Tester
7 10 (7.25%) QA Tester
7 10 (7.25%) SQL DBA
7 10 (7.25%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.90%) Architect
11 4 (2.90%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.81%) Web Services
2 31 (22.46%) REST
3 29 (21.01%) SOAP
4 23 (16.67%) CSS
4 23 (16.67%) HTML
5 21 (15.22%) AngularJS
5 21 (15.22%) Spring
6 20 (14.49%) XML
7 19 (13.77%) Hibernate
8 18 (13.04%) Node.js
9 16 (11.59%) JSP
10 11 (7.97%) jQuery
11 10 (7.25%) .NET
12 8 (5.80%) Chai
12 8 (5.80%) Java EE
13 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (5.07%) HTML5
13 7 (5.07%) RESTful
14 6 (4.35%) J2EE
14 6 (4.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.62%) User Experience
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.45%) Clustering
7 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.72%) iPad
8 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.72%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.64%) Windows
2 20 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (13.77%) Linux
4 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (10.14%) Unix
6 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.25%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.80%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.07%) AIX
10 6 (4.35%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.62%) Windows Vista
12 4 (2.90%) Windows 10
13 3 (2.17%) Android
13 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.17%) zOS
14 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.45%) Solaris
15 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.36%) Test Automation
3 29 (21.01%) TDD
4 28 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (19.57%) ITIL
6 24 (17.39%) Scrum
7 21 (15.22%) Service Management
8 16 (11.59%) OO
8 16 (11.59%) SDLC
9 15 (10.87%) ITSM
10 14 (10.14%) MVC
10 14 (10.14%) Problem Management
10 14 (10.14%) Workflow
11 12 (8.70%) Change Management
11 12 (8.70%) Project Management
12 11 (7.97%) ITIL V3
12 11 (7.97%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (7.25%) Functional Testing
13 10 (7.25%) Open Source
14 9 (6.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) Java
2 31 (22.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (13.77%) VB
4 16 (11.59%) Python
5 13 (9.42%) PL/SQL
6 11 (7.97%) C#
7 10 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.25%) Ruby
8 5 (3.62%) Perl
8 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.62%) VBScript
9 4 (2.90%) C++
9 4 (2.90%) ES6
9 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.90%) VBA
10 3 (2.17%) ECMAScript
10 3 (2.17%) Scala
10 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.45%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) SC Cleared
1 26 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.70%) MCP
4 11 (7.97%) MCSE
5 9 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.62%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.90%) ISEB
7 4 (2.90%) MCDBA
8 3 (2.17%) APMG
8 3 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.17%) Degree
8 3 (2.17%) MCSA
9 2 (1.45%) GSAE
9 2 (1.45%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) QA
2 8 (5.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.97%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.17%) Apache Flume
5 3 (2.17%) HDFS
5 3 (2.17%) XenApp
6 2 (1.45%) Docker
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) SCCM
2 5 (3.62%) OVSD
3 4 (2.90%) Ansible
3 4 (2.90%) BladeLogic
3 4 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (2.90%) WSUS
4 3 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.17%) Oozie
5 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.45%) SCOM
6 1 (0.72%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) OpenView
6 1 (0.72%) Puppet
6 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (19.57%) Oracle
2 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.77%) VMware
4 17 (12.32%) HP
5 15 (10.87%) Citrix
6 9 (6.52%) IBM
7 7 (5.07%) F5
7 7 (5.07%) Remedy
8 6 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.62%) NetApp
9 5 (3.62%) SAP
10 4 (2.90%) Adobe
11 3 (2.17%) Cisco
11 3 (2.17%) Cloudera
11 3 (2.17%) ILOG
11 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.17%) Sencha
12 2 (1.45%) hybris
12 2 (1.45%) PayPal
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Neg (Day Rate)
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago