The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was £347 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 246 251
Rank change year-on-year +33 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 26 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 11
Median daily rate £347 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year - +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7221 8475 8976
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.54% 94.99% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4232 5056 5117
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 385 431
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
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 the South East

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

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
East Sussex - 12 £330 - 2
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £313 -16.66%
Kent - 4 £350 - 2
Hampshire +14 2 - - 2
Oxfordshire -17 2 £356 -5.00% 2
Surrey +1 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Database Developer
England

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

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 South East region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 21 (43.75%) Java
4 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (37.50%) Web Services
7 14 (29.17%) REST
8 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 9 (18.75%) Analytics
10 8 (16.67%) Banking
10 8 (16.67%) .NET
10 8 (16.67%) SOAP
10 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 8 (16.67%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.50%) TDD
12 6 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) Oracle
13 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.42%) Lumira
13 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.42%) Node.js
13 5 (10.42%) C#
13 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
13 5 (10.42%) Linux
13 5 (10.42%) Retail

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 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
1 1 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) LaTeX
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Boomi
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) Lumira
5 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.17%) MySQL
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Kudu
9 1 (2.08%) OLTP
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Bower
2 3 (6.25%) gulp
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) QUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Banking
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Web Services
2 14 (29.17%) REST
3 8 (16.67%) .NET
3 8 (16.67%) SOAP
4 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
4 5 (10.42%) Node.js
5 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.33%) CSS
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.25%) Express
6 3 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (6.25%) MEAN Stack
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.17%) jQuery
7 2 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) Analytics
2 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.42%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Data Management
5 4 (8.33%) High Availability
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) MVC
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.33%) Statistics
5 4 (8.33%) Web Development
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) ETL
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) IFRS
2 1 (2.08%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Dell
3 3 (6.25%) Tableau
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Talend
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