The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank 124 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.18% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £251 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.47 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+133.20% -25.00%
Database Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2399 2593 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.82% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1446 1055
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 65
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Database Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Developer across the Scotland region.

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Developer across the Scotland region.

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Lothian - 2 £363 -
Edinburgh -11 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £238 -
Database Developer
UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (12.50%) Teradata
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
1 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
1 1 (12.50%) logstash
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata