The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Database Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank 543 507 534
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 105 120 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 76 55
Median daily rate £350 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £18.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £18.43 -
% change year-on-year
-12.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Database Developer in the job title.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Database Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Database Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 99 £360 -9.71% 23
London -6 49 £370 -12.94% 11
South East -12 19 £375 -21.05% 6
Yorkshire +9 11 £325 -1.88% 2
West Yorkshire -2 9 £325 -0.76% 2
North West -19 8 £375 +15.38% 1
City of London +36 7 £370 -17.77% 3
Oxfordshire +9 7 £375 -25.37% 1
Cheshire -1 7 £438 +12.90% 1
Leeds -2 7 £325 -0.76% 2
Scotland -11 6 £195 -51.25% 1
Glasgow - 5 £115 -
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £300 +4.34% 1
Oxford +8 4 £385 -23.76% 1
Milton Keynes +5 4 £300 +4.34%
East of England +10 3 - - 1
South West -16 3 £228 -26.61% 1
West Sussex - 3 £335 -
East Midlands +9 2 £329 -17.81% 1
Gloucestershire +2 2 £228 -45.18%
Hampshire 0 2 £375 +15.38% 3
South Yorkshire -5 2 £350 +3.70%
West Midlands -8 2 £125 -70.14%
North East - 2 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £400 -
Leicestershire - 2 £329 -
Essex - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £400 -
Worthing - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £329 -

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Database Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 143 (71.50%) SQL
2 92 (46.00%) SQL Server
3 64 (32.00%) Oracle
4 59 (29.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (28.50%) Finance
5 57 (28.50%) T-SQL
6 51 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (23.00%) Oracle Database
8 44 (22.00%) ETL
9 41 (20.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 36 (18.00%) PL/SQL
10 36 (18.00%) C#
11 34 (17.00%) Data Modelling
12 32 (16.00%) Scrum
13 31 (15.50%) .NET
14 28 (14.00%) Banking
15 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
16 26 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (13.00%) Unix
17 22 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (10.50%) Java
18 21 (10.50%) Migration
19 20 (10.00%) Degree
20 19 (9.50%) XML
20 19 (9.50%) MS Access
20 19 (9.50%) Security Cleared
20 19 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
21 18 (9.00%) JavaScript
21 18 (9.00%) Replication

Database Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.50%) IIS
2 7 (3.50%) Apache
2 7 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.50%) ColdFusion
3 5 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (1.50%) Node.js
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.00%) Confluence
5 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.50%) LaTeX
3 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.50%) HTTP
2 5 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) AMQP
3 1 (0.50%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (29.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (23.00%) Oracle Database
4 41 (20.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (9.50%) MS Access
7 19 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (7.50%) MongoDB
10 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
12 10 (5.00%) MySQL
12 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (4.50%) Hadoop
13 9 (4.50%) NoSQL
14 8 (4.00%) Big Data
14 8 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (8.50%) JIRA
2 11 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.50%) Subversion
5 7 (3.50%) ClearCase
6 6 (3.00%) ClearQuest
6 6 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.50%) QUnit
8 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.00%) ERwin
10 2 (1.00%) JUnit
10 2 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.00%) Mocha
10 2 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.00%) Protractor
10 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 57 (28.50%) Finance
2 28 (14.00%) Banking
3 16 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.50%) Front Office
5 7 (3.50%) Marketing
6 6 (3.00%) Legal
7 5 (2.50%) International Banking
8 3 (1.50%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Back Office
9 2 (1.00%) Law
9 2 (1.00%) Retail
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Local Government
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.50%) .NET
2 19 (9.50%) XML
3 16 (8.00%) HTML
4 12 (6.00%) jQuery
4 12 (6.00%) REST
5 9 (4.50%) RESTful
6 8 (4.00%) JSON
6 8 (4.00%) XSLT
7 7 (3.50%) HTML5
7 7 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (3.50%) XSD
8 6 (3.00%) Ember.js
8 6 (3.00%) Handlebars
8 6 (3.00%) Kafka
8 6 (3.00%) Web Services
9 5 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.50%) CSS
9 5 (2.50%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (2.50%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.00%) Replication
2 12 (6.00%) Data Integration
3 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.00%) Derivative
5 9 (4.50%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.50%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.00%) Equities
7 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.50%) Fixed Income
7 7 (3.50%) NHS
7 7 (3.50%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.00%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.50%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.50%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.50%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.00%) Unix
2 14 (7.00%) Windows
3 13 (6.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) AIX
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.00%) zOS
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.50%) SUSE
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.00%) ETL
3 34 (17.00%) Data Modelling
4 32 (16.00%) Scrum
5 22 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (10.50%) Migration
7 17 (8.50%) SDLC
8 16 (8.00%) Analytics
8 16 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.00%) OO
9 14 (7.00%) TDD
10 12 (6.00%) Data Analysis
11 11 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.50%) Web Development
12 10 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 10 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (4.50%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.50%) SOA
13 9 (4.50%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (71.50%) SQL
2 57 (28.50%) T-SQL
3 36 (18.00%) C#
3 36 (18.00%) PL/SQL
4 21 (10.50%) Java
5 18 (9.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.50%) Perl
7 14 (7.00%) VBA
8 12 (6.00%) Python
9 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.00%) C++
11 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.50%) VB
11 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.00%) PHP
12 4 (2.00%) Scala
13 3 (1.50%) C
13 3 (1.50%) Ruby
14 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.00%) SQR
Qualifications
1 20 (10.00%) Degree
2 19 (9.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Control-M
2 2 (1.00%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) Kibana
3 1 (0.50%) logstash
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 64 (32.00%) Oracle
2 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.50%) DataSynapse
4 10 (5.00%) Sybase
5 7 (3.50%) SAP
6 6 (3.00%) Reuters
6 6 (3.00%) Talend
7 5 (2.50%) Informatica
7 5 (2.50%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.00%) VMware
9 3 (1.50%) IBM
9 3 (1.50%) Vertica
10 2 (1.00%) Cerner
10 2 (1.00%) GoldenSource
10 2 (1.00%) Google
10 2 (1.00%) HP
10 2 (1.00%) Tableau
11 1 (0.50%) Civica
11 1 (0.50%) Infor
11 1 (0.50%) Teradata
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