Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 August 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 Administrator
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 55 63
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.63% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.67% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Cambridge median daily rate - £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% +40.00%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 651 598 696
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 94.62% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 315 405
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £277 £197 £231
90th Percentile £588 £500 £538
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 90 56
Cambridge median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% - +82.93%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.90 £11.82
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.28 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.63 £23.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -27.72% -38.67% +111.27%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Cambridge

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Cambridge