The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 62 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £25.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+168.00% -42.85%
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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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 585 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.24% 94.81% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 287 383
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Average hourly rate £16.16 £10.93 £16.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.84% -33.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £125.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Database Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (89.47%) DB2
2 13 (68.42%) OO
2 13 (68.42%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Perl
3 12 (63.16%) Data Analysis
4 11 (57.89%) UNIX
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
5 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (31.58%) Sybase
9 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
10 2 (10.53%) SQL
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.26%) Python
11 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (5.26%) Banking
11 1 (5.26%) Retail
11 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 1 (5.26%) Subversion
11 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 1 (5.26%) Spring
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) DB2
2 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
2 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) UNIX
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 12 (63.16%) Data Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
1 13 (68.42%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Sybase