The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Database Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank - 120 102
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.47 £67.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.68%
Database Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2600 2413 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.58% 94.44% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1588 1328 1226
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 117 183
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Database Developer in the job title.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Database Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Developer across the West Midlands region.

Database Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Database Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Developer across the West Midlands region.

Database Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA

Database Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) RedGate