The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Database Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.71% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.75% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £115 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +204.34% -69.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year - +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.09 £18.43
% change year-on-year - -12.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 666 869
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.49% 94.07% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 385 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 25
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Database Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in Glasgow

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Database Developer in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in Glasgow

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Glasgow region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III
2 1 (50.00%) REST

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce