The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCDBA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £470 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.56% +56.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
415 422 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.24% 17.14% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 194 157
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 27
Average hourly rate £31.97 £21.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.69% +53.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £7.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £37.00 £34.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCDBA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCDBA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCDBA across the West Midlands region.

MCDBA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MCDBA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Red Gate
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle