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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Developer
UK
Rank 526 533 507
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 76 94 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 73
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +77.77%

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +24 73 £450 - 31
London +15 32 £450 - 9
South East +33 26 £450 +31.38% 5
Oxfordshire +9 12 £500 +11.11% 2
Oxford - 9 £500 - 2
City of London +9 6 £488 +8.33% 3
Hampshire 0 4 £200 -54.80%
South West -8 4 £535 +18.88% 1
Surrey - 4 £563 -
Hook - 4 £200 -
North West +20 3 £350 -22.22% 3
Scotland +16 3 £400 +23.07%
Manchester +13 3 £350 -3.44% 1
East Midlands +10 3 £113 -66.66% 1
Wiltshire +6 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £350 -
Staines - 3 - -
Chippenham - 3 - -
Yorkshire +19 2 £375 -14.77% 2
West Midlands +5 2 £419 +19.64% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £300 -20.00%
Livingston -3 2 £300 -14.28%
Milton Keynes -3 2 £300 -20.00%
West Lothian -3 2 £300 -14.28%
Reading - 2 £350 -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £375 -14.77%
Nottingham +8 1 £113 -55.00%
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £113 -55.00%
Glasgow +4 1 £500 +110.52%
Leeds +1 1 £375 -14.77%

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 99 (68.75%) SQL
2 77 (53.47%) SQL Server
3 54 (37.50%) Finance
4 46 (31.94%) ETL
5 44 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (27.08%) T-SQL
7 38 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (25.69%) C#
9 29 (20.14%) Oracle
10 27 (18.75%) Data Modelling
10 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 27 (18.75%) Banking
10 27 (18.75%) Analytics
11 24 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 23 (15.97%) .NET
13 22 (15.28%) Java
13 22 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
16 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (12.50%) Migration
17 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
18 16 (11.11%) XML
18 16 (11.11%) Git (software)
19 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (10.42%) JIRA
20 14 (9.72%) Sybase
20 14 (9.72%) MS Access
20 14 (9.72%) Unix

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 (6.25%) Confluence
2 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) IIS
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.69%) Drupal
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.69%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Boomi
2 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) Intranet
2 4 (2.78%) FTP
3 2 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) 2G
4 1 (0.69%) 3G
4 1 (0.69%) AMQP
4 1 (0.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.69%) DHCP
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.69%) LTE
4 1 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.69%) SMS
4 1 (0.69%) SNMP
4 1 (0.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (53.47%) SQL Server
2 38 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (9.72%) MS Access
7 14 (9.72%) Oracle Database
8 11 (7.64%) Relational Database
9 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
9 10 (6.94%) MySQL
9 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
13 5 (3.47%) OLAP
14 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.42%) JIRA
3 8 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.86%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (4.17%) Liquibase
6 5 (3.47%) Subversion
7 4 (2.78%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.78%) ClearQuest
8 3 (2.08%) Bower
8 3 (2.08%) gulp
8 3 (2.08%) Maven
9 2 (1.39%) Ant
9 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.39%) Gradle
9 2 (1.39%) Toad
10 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.69%) Grunt
10 1 (0.69%) MSI
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (37.50%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Banking
3 9 (6.25%) Retail
4 8 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.86%) Front Office
6 6 (4.17%) Publishing
7 5 (3.47%) Advertising
8 4 (2.78%) Marketing
8 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.08%) Automotive
9 3 (2.08%) Back Office
10 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.97%) .NET
2 16 (11.11%) XML
3 12 (8.33%) HTML
4 11 (7.64%) ADO
5 10 (6.94%) AngularJS
5 10 (6.94%) CSS
6 9 (6.25%) RESTful
7 8 (5.56%) HTML5
7 8 (5.56%) JSON
8 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.17%) CSS3
9 6 (4.17%) jQuery
9 6 (4.17%) Node.js
9 6 (4.17%) Web Services
10 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.47%) MDX
10 5 (3.47%) REST
11 4 (2.78%) Spring
11 4 (2.78%) XSD
12 3 (2.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.78%) Fixed Income
2 4 (2.78%) Replication
3 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.39%) Derivative
4 2 (1.39%) Equities
4 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.39%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.39%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.39%) User Experience
5 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.69%) Clustering
5 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Unix
2 13 (9.03%) Linux
3 9 (6.25%) Windows
4 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.69%) AIX
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.94%) ETL
2 44 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (18.75%) Analytics
3 27 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 22 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (12.50%) Migration
6 11 (7.64%) Data Management
7 10 (6.94%) Data Migration
8 9 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.86%) Scrum
9 7 (4.86%) Visualisation
10 6 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.17%) Customer Insight
10 6 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (4.17%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.47%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.47%) High Availability
11 5 (3.47%) OO
11 5 (3.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (68.75%) SQL
2 39 (27.08%) T-SQL
3 37 (25.69%) C#
4 22 (15.28%) Java
5 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.33%) VBA
7 11 (7.64%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.94%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.25%) PHP
10 7 (4.86%) Python
11 6 (4.17%) C++
12 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.47%) VB
13 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.78%) XPath
14 3 (2.08%) C
14 3 (2.08%) XQuery
15 2 (1.39%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.39%) Perl
16 1 (0.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Degree
4 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.69%) HNC
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Basel III
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) IFRS
3 1 (0.69%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Docker
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 29 (20.14%) Oracle
2 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.72%) Sybase
4 7 (4.86%) Talend
5 6 (4.17%) Ab Initio
6 5 (3.47%) Dell
6 5 (3.47%) Netezza
7 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.39%) IBM
8 2 (1.39%) Teradata
9 1 (0.69%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.69%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.69%) Huawei
9 1 (0.69%) Infor
9 1 (0.69%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (0.69%) Nortel
9 1 (0.69%) OpenText
9 1 (0.69%) Perforce
9 1 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) VMware
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