The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 237 235 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 20 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.054% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.059% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 12
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£450 £419 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +39.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £374 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £464 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8589 8433 7582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 91.87% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4862 4653 3861
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 443 589
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Oxfordshire - 7 £505 -
Hampshire +3 4 £306 -26.86%
Berkshire +10 3 £475 - 1
Surrey - 2 £275 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £288 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Database Developer
England

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (34.62%) ETL
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (26.92%) Marketing
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) SOA
8 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Analytics
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (15.38%) Aprimo
9 4 (15.38%) Adobe
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (15.38%) Tableau
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (15.38%) Eloqua

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (7.69%) MySQL
9 2 (7.69%) MS Access
9 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
10 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Toad
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Liquibase
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) DbUnit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) ODBC
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) OLE
5 1 (3.85%) D3.js
5 1 (3.85%) Raphaël
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) ETL
3 5 (19.23%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Campaign Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 5 (19.23%) VBScript
6 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) Java
7 2 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Business Objects
3 4 (15.38%) Aprimo
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe
3 4 (15.38%) Tableau
3 4 (15.38%) Eloqua
4 3 (11.54%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Sage
6 1 (3.85%) Infobright
6 1 (3.85%) Talend