The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 144 121
Rank change year-on-year +35 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £295 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £355 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £363
% change year-on-year +14.50% -9.65%  
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1836 2775 2856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.69% 93.28% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1541 1537
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 59 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +100.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in Scotland

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in Scotland

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Database Developer in Scotland

Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Developer in Scotland

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Glasgow +6 2 £425 +54.54%
Edinburgh +16 1 £375 +15.38% 1
Database Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
5 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (12.50%) Angular 2

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Basel III
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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