The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 377 325 361
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 35 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 47
Average daily rate £425 £350 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £15.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Database Developer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -22 7 £388 +13.97% 4
Erith - 3 - -
Teddington - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (78.48%) SQL
2 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
3 29 (36.71%) Finance
4 27 (34.18%) Oracle
5 25 (31.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (29.11%) Oracle Database
7 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (25.32%) .NET
8 20 (25.32%) C#
8 20 (25.32%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (24.05%) ETL
9 19 (24.05%) Banking
10 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
11 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
12 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (17.72%) Data Modelling
13 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (15.19%) Java
15 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
15 11 (13.92%) Migration
15 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (12.66%) Investment Banking
16 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
17 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
17 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.27%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (29.11%) Oracle Database
4 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (25.32%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
8 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (7.59%) MS Access
11 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
12 4 (5.06%) Big Data
12 4 (5.06%) Sybase ASE
12 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (5.06%) OLTP
12 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
13 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (3.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Subversion
1 7 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.80%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.80%) NUnit
3 3 (3.80%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.53%) Toad
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.27%) PVCS
5 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Banking
3 10 (12.66%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Games
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.80%) Front Office
6 3 (3.80%) Back Office
7 2 (2.53%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Law
8 1 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.27%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Streams
4 4 (5.06%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) XSLT
5 3 (3.80%) Middleware
5 3 (3.80%) ODBC
5 3 (3.80%) XSD
5 3 (3.80%) JSP
5 3 (3.80%) Apache Avro
6 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 2 (2.53%) MDX
6 2 (2.53%) HTML
6 2 (2.53%) CSS
7 1 (1.27%) DAO
7 1 (1.27%) ADO
7 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.27%) Ajax
7 1 (1.27%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Replication
2 6 (7.59%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.33%) Online Games
4 4 (5.06%) Open Source
5 3 (3.80%) Equities
5 3 (3.80%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.80%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.80%) Derivative
5 3 (3.80%) Statistics
5 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.80%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) UNIX
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (24.05%) ETL
3 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.72%) Data Modelling
4 11 (13.92%) Migration
5 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.13%) TDD
7 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Web Development
8 5 (6.33%) Data Transformation
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) High Availability
9 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.06%) Scrum
9 4 (5.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (78.48%) SQL
2 20 (25.32%) C#
3 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
4 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
5 12 (15.19%) Java
6 8 (10.13%) VBA
7 5 (6.33%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) COBOL
8 3 (3.80%) VBScript
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) JCL
10 1 (1.27%) Python
10 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) BS25999
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) Sybase
4 6 (7.59%) Informatica
5 2 (2.53%) Tableau
5 2 (2.53%) SimCorp
5 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.27%) SunGard
6 1 (1.27%) Cognos