Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 332 349
Rank change year-on-year -31 +17 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 18 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 34
South East median daily rate £425 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -15.63% -
10th Percentile £313 £302 £332
90th Percentile £666 £379 £518
England median daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,480 15,811 15,745
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.41% 94.67% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,332 9,371 9,380
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 587 644 781
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.63 £18.45
% change year-on-year -0.67% +0.95% +3.83%

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Database Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Developer in the South East

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +18 8 £395 +25.40% 3
Surrey - 6 £525 -
Berkshire -5 4 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £365 +15.87% 1
Kent -10 3 £338 -3.57% 2
Oxfordshire +13 1 £425 -22.73%
East Sussex -17 1 £325 +8.33%
Database Developer
England

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Database Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) ETL
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (11.11%) ERP
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.11%) OO

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) Neo4j
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.56%) DTS
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) JAXB
6 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) XSD
6 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) VME
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ETL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) Cypher
6 2 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) XPath
7 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy