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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 379 350 339
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 19 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 17
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£410 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £392 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+42.54% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 2 £525 +16.66% 4
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
South Croydon - - - - 1
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 22 (40.00%) Banking
3 21 (38.18%) Oracle
4 20 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 17 (30.91%) Investment Banking
5 17 (30.91%) Finance
6 15 (27.27%) Linux
7 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 10 (18.18%) Sybase
9 10 (18.18%) UNIX
9 10 (18.18%) ETL
9 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.36%) Perl
11 8 (14.55%) DB2
11 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
11 8 (14.55%) Migration
12 7 (12.73%) .NET
12 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
13 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 5 (9.09%) Degree
14 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
14 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) SSL
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (14.55%) DB2
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (7.27%) KDB
7 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (7.27%) Big Data
7 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.27%) Pentaho
7 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.27%) Star Schema
7 4 (7.27%) FileMaker
7 4 (7.27%) DB2 UDB
8 3 (5.45%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (5.45%) MySQL
8 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.64%) Toad
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) Ant
3 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
General
1 22 (40.00%) Banking
2 17 (30.91%) Investment Banking
2 17 (30.91%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
3 2 (3.64%) Music Industry
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) MDX
4 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.82%) XHTML
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) XSL
4 1 (1.82%) XSLT
4 1 (1.82%) WSDL
4 1 (1.82%) JMS
4 1 (1.82%) Vaadin
4 1 (1.82%) REST
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Reference Data
1 4 (7.27%) Equities
1 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
1 4 (7.27%) Derivative
1 4 (7.27%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) CLARiiON
2 3 (5.45%) Symmetrix
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (18.18%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Solaris
4 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X Server
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ETL
2 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.55%) Data Modelling
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
3 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.27%) BCP
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) Scrum
9 1 (1.82%) SysML
9 1 (1.82%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.82%) TDD
9 1 (1.82%) Information Management
9 1 (1.82%) Logistics
9 1 (1.82%) PDM
9 1 (1.82%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 20 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 11 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.36%) Perl
5 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.27%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) VBA
7 2 (3.64%) Java
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) WMI
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Sybase
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) Greenplum
4 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 4 (7.27%) Informatica
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) Apple
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Sun
5 3 (5.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.82%) Teradata
6 1 (1.82%) Mercator
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) Siebel
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.82%) Syncfusion
6 1 (1.82%) DevExpress
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