The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 493 516 438
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -78
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 97 52 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 33 56
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£350 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £197 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £483 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44745 44574 39549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.56% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28306 28035 23377
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1751 1849 2014
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 42 £425 -4.27% 8
South East +12 20 £450 +7.46% 4
Yorkshire -8 12 £325 +364.28% 2
South West +14 6 £310 +20.97% 3
North West -13 5 £325 -13.33% 7
East of England - 5 £350 - 2
East Midlands -3 3 £400 +33.33%
West Midlands -19 3 £338 +19.46% 2
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Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 144 (83.72%) SQL
2 94 (54.65%) SQL Server
3 63 (36.63%) Oracle
4 60 (34.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (29.65%) .NET
6 50 (29.07%) PL/SQL
7 49 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (26.74%) Microsoft
9 43 (25.00%) ETL
10 42 (24.42%) Finance
11 40 (23.26%) T-SQL
12 39 (22.67%) Oracle Database
13 38 (22.09%) C#
14 32 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (16.86%) Data Modelling
17 28 (16.28%) Banking
18 25 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
20 23 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (12.79%) XML
22 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
22 19 (11.05%) SOA
23 18 (10.47%) Degree
23 18 (10.47%) SDLC
24 17 (9.88%) Java
25 16 (9.30%) JavaScript
25 16 (9.30%) Tableau
26 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (3.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (2.91%) SAS
3 2 (1.16%) Apache
3 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.58%) Drupal
4 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (3.49%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.16%) Summit
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Google Analytics
1 6 (3.49%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) HTTP
1 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.58%) SAN
2 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (54.65%) SQL Server
2 60 (34.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (22.67%) Oracle Database
4 32 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (14.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (8.72%) MS Access
9 14 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (7.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
12 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
13 9 (5.23%) MySQL
14 7 (4.07%) DB2
14 7 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (3.49%) Star Schema
15 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.81%) Toad
4 8 (4.65%) NUnit
5 7 (4.07%) JIRA
6 5 (2.91%) Subversion
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.33%) Ant
8 2 (1.16%) Maven
9 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.58%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.58%) DbUnit
General
1 42 (24.42%) Finance
2 28 (16.28%) Banking
3 15 (8.72%) Investment Banking
3 15 (8.72%) Marketing
4 10 (5.81%) Back Office
5 9 (5.23%) Retail
6 4 (2.33%) Publishing
7 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.74%) Automotive
8 2 (1.16%) Music Industry
8 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Electronics
8 2 (1.16%) Games
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.65%) .NET
2 22 (12.79%) XML
3 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET
4 13 (7.56%) HTML
4 13 (7.56%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.49%) JSON
6 4 (2.33%) CSS
6 4 (2.33%) REST
7 3 (1.74%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.74%) Web Services
8 2 (1.16%) MDX
8 2 (1.16%) jQuery
8 2 (1.16%) SOAP
8 2 (1.16%) CPAN
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.58%) Raphaël
9 1 (0.58%) D3.js
9 1 (0.58%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.58%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.91%) Equities
5 4 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.33%) Derivative
5 4 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.33%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.74%) NHS
6 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (1.74%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.16%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.16%) Statistics
7 2 (1.16%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) DTV
7 2 (1.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.81%) Linux
2 9 (5.23%) UNIX
3 5 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.16%) CentOS
4 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.00%) ETL
3 29 (16.86%) Data Modelling
4 23 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (11.05%) SOA
6 18 (10.47%) SDLC
7 13 (7.56%) Analytics
8 12 (6.98%) Data Mapping
9 11 (6.40%) TDD
9 11 (6.40%) Data Management
9 11 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.81%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.81%) Automated Testing
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.07%) Workflow
12 7 (4.07%) Migration
12 7 (4.07%) Service Management
12 7 (4.07%) ITIL
12 7 (4.07%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.07%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (83.72%) SQL
2 50 (29.07%) PL/SQL
3 40 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 38 (22.09%) C#
5 17 (9.88%) Java
6 16 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.14%) VBA
8 12 (6.98%) VB.NET
9 10 (5.81%) VBScript
10 9 (5.23%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.07%) Perl
12 6 (3.49%) Scala
13 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.33%) PHP
13 4 (2.33%) VB
13 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.16%) Python
15 1 (0.58%) R
15 1 (0.58%) C
15 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (10.47%) Degree
2 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.58%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.16%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.16%) Salt
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (36.63%) Oracle
2 46 (26.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.30%) Tableau
4 10 (5.81%) Business Objects
5 8 (4.65%) Aprimo
5 8 (4.65%) Adobe
5 8 (4.65%) Eloqua
6 7 (4.07%) Google
7 5 (2.91%) Informatica
8 4 (2.33%) Greenplum
8 4 (2.33%) Sybase
8 4 (2.33%) SAP
8 4 (2.33%) IBM
9 2 (1.16%) Teradata
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.16%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.58%) Talend
10 1 (0.58%) Infobright
10 1 (0.58%) Splunk
10 1 (0.58%) WorldPay