The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 30 April 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.35% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £338
% change year-on-year +14.50% -2.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £18.43
% change year-on-year - +133.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 285 255 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.96% 96.59% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 188 272
Median daily rate £405 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -53.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in Oxford

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in Oxford

Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Developer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Oxford region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Dell
4 5 (41.67%) Front Office
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Boomi
5 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (25.00%) Intranet
6 3 (25.00%) Publishing
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Confluence
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Informatics
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) MS Access
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) MS Access
5 3 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Liquibase
2 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Laravel
2 1 (8.33%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Informatics
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) RDF
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle