Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 - 272
Rank change year-on-year - +272 +33
Contract jobs citing MCDBA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% - 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% - 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median daily rate - - -
Central London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

MCDBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 990 1041 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.98% 15.51% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 733 1026
City of London median daily rate £485 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +2.33% +3.47%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £250
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 30
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +3.54% +18.39%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.24
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +8.56%

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MCDBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MCDBA in the City of London

MCDBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MCDBA in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for MCDBA in the City of London

MCDBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCDBA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCDBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MCDBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification