The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 51 72
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +2.06% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £20.18
% change year-on-year - +113.08%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 479 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.70% 96.38% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 370 404
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 62
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in Oxfordshire

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in Oxfordshire

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Database Developer in Oxfordshire

Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Developer in Oxfordshire

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Oxford - 3 £500 -
Database Developer
South East

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) JIRA
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Confluence
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) Customer Insight
5 6 (40.00%) Talend
5 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (40.00%) Liquibase
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Access
5 6 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 6 (40.00%) Intranet
5 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (33.33%) Front Office
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) Boomi
6 5 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) RESTful
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL

Database Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Boomi
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Intranet
2 4 (26.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MS Access
2 6 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Liquibase
2 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Front Office
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Laravel
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Symfony
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ETL
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Customer Insight
3 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Economics
6 3 (20.00%) Informatics
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) RDF
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Talend
2 5 (33.33%) Dell