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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank 565 530 481
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 90 124 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 86 81
Median daily rate £410 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.86 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.86 £42.25
% change year-on-year
- -29.32%

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
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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
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 September 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 -13 86 £425 +3.03% 31
London -26 37 £450 +0.11% 8
South East +29 17 £400 - 7
Yorkshire +14 10 £450 +42.85% 2
West Yorkshire +13 6 £450 +42.85% 2
Surrey +13 6 £400 - 2
East of England +12 6 £400 -15.78% 3
North West +6 6 £350 -6.66% 6
South West +6 6 £350 -13.58% 1
Hampshire +11 5 £400 - 1
City of London +8 5 £475 - 3
Leeds +6 5 £438 +38.88% 2
Bristol +5 5 £350 -
Manchester -3 5 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 5 £425 -
Scotland +2 4 £364 +12.07% 2
West Midlands -27 4 £370 +8.82% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
York - 4 - -
Edinburgh +9 2 £400 +23.07%
Oxford - 2 £350 - 2
Kings Langley - 2 £425 -
Worthing - 2 £450 -
East Sussex - 2 £300 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -
Glasgow +11 1 - - 1
Farnborough +1 1 £500 +25.00%
Staffordshire -2 1 £300 -

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 135 (72.58%) SQL
2 88 (47.31%) SQL Server
3 58 (31.18%) Oracle
4 57 (30.65%) ETL
5 56 (30.11%) Finance
6 51 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (20.97%) T-SQL
7 39 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (20.97%) Oracle Database
8 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
10 26 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
12 24 (12.90%) Data Modelling
12 24 (12.90%) Banking
13 23 (12.37%) C#
13 23 (12.37%) Linux
14 22 (11.83%) Unix
14 22 (11.83%) Java
14 22 (11.83%) PL/SQL
15 21 (11.29%) Windows
16 20 (10.75%) SAP
16 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 18 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (9.68%) Analytics
18 18 (9.68%) .NET
18 18 (9.68%) Migration
19 16 (8.60%) JSON

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 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (3.23%) SAS
3 3 (1.61%) IIS
4 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.08%) Confluence
4 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.54%) nginx
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.61%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) HTTP
1 2 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) AMQP
2 1 (0.54%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (47.31%) SQL Server
2 51 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (20.97%) Oracle Database
4 32 (17.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (8.60%) Relational Database
9 15 (8.06%) DB2
10 14 (7.53%) MS Access
11 11 (5.91%) MongoDB
12 10 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (5.38%) Sybase ASE
13 9 (4.84%) MySQL
13 9 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (4.30%) Hadoop
14 8 (4.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (3.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.69%) JUnit
4 5 (2.69%) Subversion
5 4 (2.15%) JIRA
5 4 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.08%) Ant
6 2 (1.08%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.08%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.08%) Maven
6 2 (1.08%) Mocha
6 2 (1.08%) ProC
6 2 (1.08%) Protractor
6 2 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.08%) Toad
General
1 56 (30.11%) Finance
2 24 (12.90%) Banking
3 11 (5.91%) Investment Banking
3 11 (5.91%) Retail
4 9 (4.84%) Marketing
5 7 (3.76%) Front Office
5 7 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.61%) Back Office
8 2 (1.08%) Billing
8 2 (1.08%) Legal
8 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Automotive
9 1 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.68%) .NET
2 16 (8.60%) JSON
3 13 (6.99%) HTML
3 13 (6.99%) jQuery
3 13 (6.99%) XML
4 12 (6.45%) Web Services
5 11 (5.91%) HTML5
6 9 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.30%) REST
8 7 (3.76%) CSS
9 6 (3.23%) XHTML
10 5 (2.69%) CSS3
11 4 (2.15%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.15%) Ajax
11 4 (2.15%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.15%) Node.js
11 4 (2.15%) Spring
12 3 (1.61%) Django
12 3 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.38%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.76%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.23%) Replication
5 5 (2.69%) Clustering
5 5 (2.69%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.15%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.15%) Data Extraction
6 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.15%) NHS
6 4 (2.15%) Social Network
7 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.61%) Derivative
7 3 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.61%) Statistics
8 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.08%) Equities
8 2 (1.08%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.37%) Linux
2 22 (11.83%) Unix
3 21 (11.29%) Windows
4 3 (1.61%) AIX
5 2 (1.08%) Solaris
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) zOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.65%) ETL
2 30 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 18 (9.68%) Analytics
5 18 (9.68%) Migration
6 15 (8.06%) Kimball Methodology
6 15 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (7.53%) Data Migration
7 14 (7.53%) OO
7 14 (7.53%) Scrum
8 13 (6.99%) Data Management
9 12 (6.45%) Security Architecture
10 11 (5.91%) ETL Development
10 11 (5.91%) OOP
11 9 (4.84%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.84%) Data Analysis
12 8 (4.30%) TDD
12 8 (4.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (72.58%) SQL
2 39 (20.97%) T-SQL
3 25 (13.44%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.37%) C#
5 22 (11.83%) Java
5 22 (11.83%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.99%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.91%) PHP
7 11 (5.91%) Python
8 10 (5.38%) VBA
9 9 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.76%) C
11 5 (2.69%) C++
12 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.15%) VB
13 3 (1.61%) Ruby
13 3 (1.61%) Scala
14 2 (1.08%) Perl
14 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.06%) Degree
2 12 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.08%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CLAS
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.69%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) MiFID
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.54%) Corosync
4 1 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) Squid
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) Control-M
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.54%) Pacemaker
3 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 58 (31.18%) Oracle
2 30 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.75%) SAP
4 14 (7.53%) Sybase
5 10 (5.38%) Informatica
6 5 (2.69%) Google
7 4 (2.15%) VMware
8 3 (1.61%) IBM
9 2 (1.08%) Talend
9 2 (1.08%) Vertica
10 1 (0.54%) BMC
10 1 (0.54%) Cadence
10 1 (0.54%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.54%) HP
10 1 (0.54%) i2
10 1 (0.54%) Infor
10 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) Netezza
10 1 (0.54%) OpenText
10 1 (0.54%) RedGate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: Circa £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
NDORMS, University of Oxford
Rate: From £24,298 to £28,982 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago