The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 491 519 469
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 130 92 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 45 45
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £67.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +197.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £67.00 -

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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England +12 114 £356 -10.93% 19
London +13 47 £425 -5.66% 6
Yorkshire -4 25 £318 -7.97% 1
Leeds -5 23 £318 -7.97%
West Yorkshire -7 23 £318 -7.97%
South East -20 16 £475 +58.33% 2
City of London -9 12 £475 +5.43% 1
Scotland -12 12 £325 -10.34%
North West -16 11 £325 - 4
Cheshire - 10 £325 -
South West -3 9 £313 -10.71% 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £507 -
Edinburgh - 6 £325 -
Surrey -4 5 - -
Knutsford - 5 £325 -
East of England +3 4 £350 -
Cambridge - 4 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £350 -
Bristol -4 3 - - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £450 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 £450 -
Wales - 3 £305 -
Berkshire +6 2 £475 -
Cardiff - 2 £305 -
South Wales - 2 £305 -
Oxford - 2 £507 -
Caterham - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £400 -
West Midlands -2 1 £180 -32.07% 3

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 186 (82.30%) SQL
2 138 (61.06%) SQL Server
3 95 (42.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (33.19%) Oracle
5 74 (32.74%) T-SQL
6 71 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (25.66%) Finance
8 53 (23.45%) PL/SQL
9 51 (22.57%) ETL
10 50 (22.12%) Oracle Database
11 49 (21.68%) Data Modelling
11 49 (21.68%) .NET
12 48 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 45 (19.91%) Data Warehouse
13 45 (19.91%) Microsoft
13 45 (19.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (17.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 36 (15.93%) Banking
15 36 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (15.49%) C#
17 32 (14.16%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (12.83%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (11.50%) SQL Server 2005
20 24 (10.62%) SDLC
21 23 (10.18%) JavaScript
22 22 (9.73%) Java
22 22 (9.73%) Marketing
23 21 (9.29%) Scrum
23 21 (9.29%) XML
24 20 (8.85%) MS Excel

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.88%) IIS
3 2 (0.88%) Apache
3 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.44%) Confluence
4 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) SAS
4 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 20 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.33%) MS Office
2 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (2.65%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.33%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.33%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.88%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.44%) Summit
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.65%) Google Analytics
1 6 (2.65%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) HTTP
1 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.44%) SAN
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) DSL
2 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (61.06%) SQL Server
2 95 (42.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (22.12%) Oracle Database
4 48 (21.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (19.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (19.91%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (17.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (14.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (12.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (11.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (8.85%) MS Access
11 16 (7.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (6.64%) MySQL
12 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (6.19%) Relational Database
14 13 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (4.87%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (3.54%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (6.19%) NUnit
2 12 (5.31%) Toad
2 12 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.98%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.98%) Subversion
4 6 (2.65%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.77%) Ant
6 4 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.77%) JIRA
6 4 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.88%) Maven
8 1 (0.44%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (25.66%) Finance
2 36 (15.93%) Banking
3 22 (9.73%) Marketing
4 16 (7.08%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.19%) Retail
6 11 (4.87%) Back Office
7 7 (3.10%) Front Office
8 5 (2.21%) Publishing
9 4 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.77%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.33%) Automotive
10 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.88%) Electronics
11 2 (0.88%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) German Language
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.68%) .NET
2 21 (9.29%) XML
3 19 (8.41%) HTML
4 16 (7.08%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.87%) CSS
6 10 (4.42%) MDX
7 8 (3.54%) .NET Framework
7 8 (3.54%) Web Services
8 6 (2.65%) SOAP
8 6 (2.65%) REST
9 4 (1.77%) JSON
10 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.33%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.33%) TIBCO EMS
10 3 (1.33%) Classic ASP
10 3 (1.33%) FpML
11 2 (0.88%) J2EE
11 2 (0.88%) CPAN
11 2 (0.88%) jQuery
12 1 (0.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.42%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.65%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.77%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.77%) Clustering
5 4 (1.77%) NHS
5 4 (1.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (1.33%) Replication
6 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.88%) DTV
7 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.08%) UNIX
2 12 (5.31%) Linux
3 8 (3.54%) Windows
4 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.88%) CentOS
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.42%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.57%) ETL
3 49 (21.68%) Data Modelling
4 36 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (10.62%) SDLC
6 21 (9.29%) Scrum
7 20 (8.85%) TDD
7 20 (8.85%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (8.41%) SOA
9 18 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.52%) Analytics
11 15 (6.64%) Data Management
12 13 (5.75%) Data Mapping
13 9 (3.98%) E-Commerce
14 8 (3.54%) System Testing
14 8 (3.54%) Kanban
14 8 (3.54%) Business Analysis
14 8 (3.54%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (3.54%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.10%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 186 (82.30%) SQL
2 74 (32.74%) T-SQL
3 53 (23.45%) PL/SQL
4 35 (15.49%) C#
5 23 (10.18%) JavaScript
6 22 (9.73%) Java
7 19 (8.41%) VBA
8 16 (7.08%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 13 (5.75%) VBScript
11 8 (3.54%) Perl
11 8 (3.54%) PHP
11 8 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.77%) VB
12 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.33%) C
13 3 (1.33%) Python
14 2 (0.88%) Groovy
14 2 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (8.41%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.42%) QA
2 4 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.88%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.88%) Salt
3 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 75 (33.19%) Oracle
2 45 (19.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.31%) Sybase
3 12 (5.31%) Tableau
4 8 (3.54%) Eloqua
4 8 (3.54%) Adobe
4 8 (3.54%) Aprimo
5 6 (2.65%) Talend
5 6 (2.65%) Google
6 5 (2.21%) Teradata
7 4 (1.77%) IBM
8 3 (1.33%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.33%) Vertica
8 3 (1.33%) SAP
8 3 (1.33%) HP
9 2 (0.88%) Informatica
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.88%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.88%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.44%) Greenplum
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