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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 393 338 363
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 33 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 52 35
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£393 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
- +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £18.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £27.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+143.63% -35.29%
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
22765 23591 22534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.33% 93.10% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16128 16266 15004
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 406 529
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £43.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +4 7 £400 -3.03% 4
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 53 (79.10%) SQL
2 23 (34.33%) Oracle
3 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
3 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (28.36%) Banking
5 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
6 16 (23.88%) Sybase
6 16 (23.88%) Linux
6 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
7 15 (22.39%) ETL
7 15 (22.39%) .NET
7 15 (22.39%) Finance
8 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (20.90%) Investment Banking
9 12 (17.91%) PL/SQL
10 11 (16.42%) C#
10 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (14.93%) Perl
11 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
12 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
12 9 (13.43%) UNIX
12 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.94%) DB2
13 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
13 8 (11.94%) Big Data
14 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (8.96%) Java

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.48%) SAS
2 2 (2.99%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.49%) Gephi
3 1 (1.49%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
5 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
6 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
6 8 (11.94%) Big Data
6 8 (11.94%) DB2
7 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (7.46%) OLAP
9 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.97%) Sybase ASE
9 4 (5.97%) Pentaho
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.99%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (28.36%) Banking
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 14 (20.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Games
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) XML
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) MDX
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) SOAP
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) JMS
4 1 (1.49%) WSDL
4 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) REST
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Replication
1 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) CLARiiON
2 4 (5.97%) Symmetrix
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) UNIX
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) Solaris
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.39%) ETL
3 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.96%) Migration
4 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.46%) UML
5 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.97%) Data Management
6 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Fund Management
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) BCP
8 2 (2.99%) OO
8 2 (2.99%) Scrum
8 2 (2.99%) Use Case
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.99%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
3 12 (17.91%) PL/SQL
4 11 (16.42%) C#
5 10 (14.93%) Perl
6 6 (8.96%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.48%) C++
8 3 (4.48%) C
9 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.99%) VBA
10 1 (1.49%) Python
10 1 (1.49%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) R
10 1 (1.49%) XAML
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) WMI
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Sybase
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) IBM
4 5 (7.46%) EMC
5 4 (5.97%) Sun
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) StatPro
6 2 (2.99%) Tableau
6 2 (2.99%) BI-SAM
6 2 (2.99%) FactSet
6 2 (2.99%) Cognos
7 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.49%) VMware
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) Mercator
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