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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 187 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 13 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 11
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -21.42%
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
5419 6815 7234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.99% 92.61% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3910 4995 5252
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 150 173
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (31.58%) Sybase
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (21.05%) Perl
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (15.79%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) JIRA
8 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
8 3 (15.79%) Banking
8 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
8 3 (15.79%) DB2

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Gephi
2 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) DB2
3 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Mahout
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Fund Management
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) ERD
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) R
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Sybase
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
5 2 (10.53%) StatPro
5 2 (10.53%) FactSet
5 2 (10.53%) BI-SAM
6 1 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (5.26%) Cognos
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
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