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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 381 349 368
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 34 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 47 34
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£500 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £279 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £18.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -25.67%
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
22549 23350 24613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.05% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15536 16044 16216
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 442 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +9 9 £500 +5.26% 3
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 47 (79.66%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (33.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (32.20%) Oracle
5 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 16 (27.12%) Banking
7 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (25.42%) Finance
8 15 (25.42%) .NET
9 14 (23.73%) ETL
10 13 (22.03%) C#
11 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
11 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
12 11 (18.64%) Sybase
12 11 (18.64%) Linux
13 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
14 9 (15.25%) Perl
15 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (13.56%) DB2
15 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
15 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
15 8 (13.56%) Big Data
15 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
16 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (10.17%) Java
16 6 (10.17%) UNIX

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 2 (3.39%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.69%) Gephi
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SunGard GMI
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
3 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
7 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
7 8 (13.56%) Big Data
7 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
7 8 (13.56%) DB2
8 5 (8.47%) OLAP
9 4 (6.78%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.08%) Pentaho
11 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (27.12%) Banking
2 15 (25.42%) Finance
3 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 3 (5.08%) XML
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) MDX
5 1 (1.69%) WPF
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.69%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) JMS
5 1 (1.69%) WSDL
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Replication
1 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) CLARiiON
2 4 (6.78%) Symmetrix
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.69%) Equities
4 1 (1.69%) Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (23.73%) ETL
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.47%) UML
6 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.78%) Data Management
7 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Fund Management
7 3 (5.08%) OO
7 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.39%) System Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) Migration
8 2 (3.39%) Scrum
8 2 (3.39%) Use Case
8 2 (3.39%) TDD
8 2 (3.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) C#
3 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
4 9 (15.25%) Perl
5 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.17%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.08%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) C
7 3 (5.08%) VBA
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) R
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) XAML
9 1 (1.69%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) WMI
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Oracle
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) Sybase
4 6 (10.17%) IBM
5 5 (8.47%) EMC
6 4 (6.78%) Sun
6 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) StatPro
7 2 (3.39%) FactSet
7 2 (3.39%) Tableau
7 2 (3.39%) BI-SAM
7 2 (3.39%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.39%) Cognos
8 1 (1.69%) SunGard
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) Informatica
8 1 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.69%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Mercator