The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford 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
SQL Database Administrator
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - 25 30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 1.35% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.44% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -6.66% +17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £28.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +57.72% -28.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 114 139 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 87.02% 93.92% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +24.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Guildford

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Guildford

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, SQL 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 SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft