The median contractor rate for a Database Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 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 West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 140 138
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Developer 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.074% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £228 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year - +6.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2603 2852 2989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.32% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1843 1914
Median daily rate £375 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 141 198
Median hourly rate £39.50 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.47% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the South West

Database Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Developer in the South West

Database Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Developer in the South West

Database Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Somerset -6 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Database Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Access
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Unix

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Access
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) GoCD
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) VB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle