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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank 552 535 503
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 92 120 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 81 70
Median daily rate £400 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 87 £400 +6.66% 30
London -34 32 £450 +5.88% 13
South East +29 21 £400 - 7
Yorkshire -7 12 £425 +34.92% 2
Surrey +8 8 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire -3 8 £425 +34.92% 2
West Midlands -25 7 £400 +122.22% 1
East of England +27 6 £400 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £400 - 2
North West +4 5 - - 2
Scotland +1 5 £365 +12.30%
Manchester 0 5 - -
Leeds -8 5 £425 +34.92% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 - 1
Oxford - 5 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £425 -
City of London +19 4 £500 +5.26% 4
South West -4 4 £375 -7.40% 2
York - 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Bristol 0 3 £350 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £480 -
Edinburgh -1 2 £400 +23.07%
Warwickshire - 2 £400 -
Worthing - 2 £450 -
Halifax - 2 £450 -
West Sussex - 2 £450 -
Kings Langley - 2 £425 -
Warwick - 2 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £325 -

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 146 (74.11%) SQL
2 92 (46.70%) SQL Server
3 65 (32.99%) Oracle
4 59 (29.95%) Finance
5 57 (28.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (27.41%) ETL
7 50 (25.38%) T-SQL
8 45 (22.84%) Oracle Database
9 39 (19.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 35 (17.77%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
13 26 (13.20%) PL/SQL
14 25 (12.69%) C#
14 25 (12.69%) Unix
14 25 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (12.18%) Data Modelling
15 24 (12.18%) JavaScript
16 23 (11.68%) Java
16 23 (11.68%) Banking
17 22 (11.17%) Linux
18 21 (10.66%) SAP
18 21 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (10.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (10.15%) .NET
19 20 (10.15%) Windows
20 19 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
21 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
22 16 (8.12%) Migration
23 15 (7.61%) Scrum

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 7 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (3.05%) SAS
3 4 (2.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.02%) Confluence
4 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.51%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) AMQP
2 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (46.70%) SQL Server
2 57 (28.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (22.84%) Oracle Database
4 39 (19.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (17.77%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (10.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
10 15 (7.61%) MS Access
11 13 (6.60%) DB2
12 12 (6.09%) MongoDB
13 10 (5.08%) MySQL
14 9 (4.57%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (4.57%) Hadoop
14 9 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (4.57%) Sybase ASE
15 8 (4.06%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (6.09%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.55%) JIRA
5 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.54%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.54%) JUnit
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (2.54%) Subversion
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.03%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.02%) Ant
8 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.02%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.02%) Maven
8 2 (1.02%) Mocha
8 2 (1.02%) ProC
8 2 (1.02%) Protractor
8 2 (1.02%) Toad
General
1 59 (29.95%) Finance
2 23 (11.68%) Banking
3 11 (5.58%) Investment Banking
3 11 (5.58%) Retail
4 9 (4.57%) Marketing
5 8 (4.06%) Front Office
6 7 (3.55%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.03%) Advertising
8 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
9 2 (1.02%) Legal
9 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.15%) .NET
2 14 (7.11%) HTML
2 14 (7.11%) JSON
3 13 (6.60%) jQuery
3 13 (6.60%) XML
4 11 (5.58%) HTML5
5 10 (5.08%) Web Services
6 9 (4.57%) REST
7 8 (4.06%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.55%) CSS
9 6 (3.05%) XHTML
10 5 (2.54%) CSS3
11 4 (2.03%) Ajax
11 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.03%) Node.js
11 4 (2.03%) RESTful
11 4 (2.03%) Spring
12 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.60%) Data Structures
2 12 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.57%) Replication
5 5 (2.54%) Clustering
5 5 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.54%) NHS
6 4 (2.03%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.03%) Derivative
6 4 (2.03%) Social Network
6 4 (2.03%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.02%) Equities
8 2 (1.02%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.69%) Unix
2 22 (11.17%) Linux
3 20 (10.15%) Windows
4 3 (1.52%) AIX
5 2 (1.02%) Solaris
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) zOS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.51%) SUSE
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.41%) ETL
2 34 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (12.18%) Data Modelling
5 16 (8.12%) Migration
6 15 (7.61%) OO
6 15 (7.61%) Scrum
7 14 (7.11%) Analytics
7 14 (7.11%) Kimball Methodology
8 13 (6.60%) Data Migration
9 12 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.58%) Business Analysis
10 11 (5.58%) Data Management
10 11 (5.58%) Security Architecture
11 10 (5.08%) ETL Development
11 10 (5.08%) OOP
12 9 (4.57%) SDLC
13 8 (4.06%) CRM
13 8 (4.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 146 (74.11%) SQL
2 50 (25.38%) T-SQL
3 26 (13.20%) PL/SQL
4 25 (12.69%) C#
5 24 (12.18%) JavaScript
6 23 (11.68%) Java
7 12 (6.09%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.08%) PHP
8 10 (5.08%) Python
9 9 (4.57%) VBA
10 8 (4.06%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.55%) C
12 5 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.54%) C++
12 5 (2.54%) VB
13 3 (1.52%) Perl
13 3 (1.52%) Ruby
13 3 (1.52%) Scala
14 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.11%) Degree
2 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.51%) CLAS
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) Data Quality
1 6 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) MiFID
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.02%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) Corosync
5 1 (0.51%) Squid
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Control-M
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.51%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 65 (32.99%) Oracle
2 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.66%) SAP
4 13 (6.60%) Sybase
5 10 (5.08%) Informatica
6 5 (2.54%) Google
7 4 (2.03%) Talend
7 4 (2.03%) VMware
8 2 (1.02%) Cerner
8 2 (1.02%) Tableau
8 2 (1.02%) Vertica
9 1 (0.51%) BMC
9 1 (0.51%) Cadence
9 1 (0.51%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.51%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) i2
9 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.51%) RedGate
9 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
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