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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 375 329 378
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 37 89 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.36% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.39% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 26
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£451 £463 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -21.42%
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
22424 22988 24376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.80% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15264 15754 16002
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 444 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +22 13 £500 +5.26% 8
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (84.21%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 19 (33.33%) .NET
4 19 (33.33%) Oracle
4 19 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) Finance
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (28.07%) C#
6 16 (28.07%) Banking
7 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
7 14 (24.56%) Investment Banking
8 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (22.81%) ETL
9 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
9 10 (17.54%) Sybase
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (15.79%) Linux
10 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
10 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (14.04%) Java
11 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
12 7 (12.28%) Perl
12 7 (12.28%) UNIX
12 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
13 6 (10.53%) DB2
13 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
13 6 (10.53%) Big Data

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (3.51%) Confluence
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Gephi
3 1 (1.75%) SPSS
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SunGard GMI
1 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) SSL
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
7 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
8 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
8 6 (10.53%) Big Data
8 6 (10.53%) DB2
9 5 (8.77%) OLAP
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Maven
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Banking
3 14 (24.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Games
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 3 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (3.51%) ODBC
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.51%) MDX
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.75%) WPF
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) SOAP
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) JMS
5 1 (1.75%) WSDL
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Replication
2 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.51%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.75%) Equities
4 1 (1.75%) Derivative
4 1 (1.75%) Online Games
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX
3 3 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (22.81%) ETL
3 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.77%) UML
4 5 (8.77%) TDD
4 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.02%) Migration
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.26%) SOA
6 3 (5.26%) OO
6 3 (5.26%) Fund Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Master Data Management
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
4 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.04%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.75%) R
9 1 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) XAML
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) WMI
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Sybase
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 3 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (3.51%) Sun
6 2 (3.51%) Cognos
6 2 (3.51%) Tableau
6 2 (3.51%) BI-SAM
6 2 (3.51%) FactSet
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) StatPro
7 1 (1.75%) VMware
7 1 (1.75%) Mercator
7 1 (1.75%) SunGard
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) Informatica
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