The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 196 195 204
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 7 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.70% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £363 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £451 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
Database Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5399 5444 6439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 92.33% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4165 4057 4765
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 161
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.46 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -7.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Database Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Developer across the City of London region.

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Developer across the City of London region.

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) VBA
6 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (27.78%) MS Access
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) Data Management
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
8 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
10 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
10 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (27.78%) MS Access
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSL
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Data Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) VBA
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau
2 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Syncfusion
3 1 (5.56%) DevExpress
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