Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 19 January 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +12
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.47% 0.45% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 0.47% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Guildford median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 192 215 193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.05% 95.98% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 121 96
Guildford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £131 £150 £216
90th Percentile £588 £575 £506
Surrey median daily rate £450 £419 £415
% change year-on-year +7.53% +0.84% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 12
Guildford median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -60.65% +138.46%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.90
90th Percentile £20.14 £37.75 £42.50
Surrey median hourly rate £16.75 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.24% - +16.80%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Guildford

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Guildford

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Guildford over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in Guildford

DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Guildford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Grafana
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Greenplum