The median contractor rate for a DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 22 23 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.94% 0.67% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.71% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £28.53 £39.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. 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
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 96 140 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.57% 93.96% 99.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 91 104
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +68.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £23.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Bradford

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DBA in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Bradford

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DBA in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Bradford

DBA Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, DBA 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 Bradford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (66.67%) OSGi
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) OSGi
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM