The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 360 383 341
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 42 22 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.097% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 34
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£425 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
Database Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20188 21161 20446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.06% 92.87% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 14901 13771
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 380 457
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
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 London

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

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London +14 8 £425 -5.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 59 (90.77%) SQL
2 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
3 28 (43.08%) .NET
3 28 (43.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (38.46%) Banking
5 23 (35.38%) Finance
6 21 (32.31%) Oracle
7 19 (29.23%) PL/SQL
7 19 (29.23%) ETL
8 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
8 18 (27.69%) C#
8 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (23.08%) Investment Banking
10 14 (21.54%) Degree
11 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
12 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.38%) SOA
13 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.38%) Tableau
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (13.85%) VBA
14 9 (13.85%) Linux
14 9 (13.85%) Data Management
15 8 (12.31%) Fixed Income
15 8 (12.31%) UNIX

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) WebTrends
1 4 (6.15%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (6.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (43.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (12.31%) MS Access
8 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
8 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (9.23%) DB2
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (6.15%) DB2 UDB
11 4 (6.15%) MySQL
11 4 (6.15%) Star Schema
11 4 (6.15%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.54%) Toad
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 25 (38.46%) Banking
2 23 (35.38%) Finance
3 15 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 6 (9.23%) Marketing
5 4 (6.15%) Publishing
6 2 (3.08%) Music Industry
6 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Automotive
7 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.54%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) .NET
2 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.77%) XML
3 7 (10.77%) HTML
4 5 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) CPAN
5 2 (3.08%) REST
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.54%) WCF
6 1 (1.54%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) MDX
6 1 (1.54%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.54%) SOAP
6 1 (1.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Fixed Income
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Equities
3 4 (6.15%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (6.15%) Derivative
3 4 (6.15%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.15%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Informatics
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) UNIX
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) ETL
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.38%) SOA
5 9 (13.85%) Data Management
6 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.77%) SDLC
8 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.69%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.15%) Change Management
10 4 (6.15%) Service Management
10 4 (6.15%) Workflow
10 4 (6.15%) TDD
10 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL
10 4 (6.15%) Campaign Management
10 4 (6.15%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) SQL
2 19 (29.23%) PL/SQL
3 18 (27.69%) T-SQL
3 18 (27.69%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) VBA
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
6 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.69%) VBScript
8 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Python
11 1 (1.54%) Java
11 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Salt
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) Tableau
4 5 (7.69%) Informatica
4 5 (7.69%) Business Objects
5 4 (6.15%) Google
5 4 (6.15%) Adobe
5 4 (6.15%) Eloqua
5 4 (6.15%) Aprimo
5 4 (6.15%) Greenplum
6 3 (4.62%) Sybase
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.54%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.54%) Syncfusion
8 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.54%) Splunk
8 1 (1.54%) Sun
8 1 (1.54%) Teradata