Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hemel Hempstead during the 6 months to 18 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.

SQL Database Administrator
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.49% - 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% - 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £406 - £406
10th Percentile £401 - £384
90th Percentile £417 - £433
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year -3.23% - +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead. 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract vacancies in Hemel Hempstead with a recognized job title 132 82 154
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.51% 96.47% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 43 96
Hemel Hempstead median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £215 £152 £269
90th Percentile £488 £488 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Hemel Hempstead median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £11.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +35.19% -55.76%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £16.50 £89.97 £15.15
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.81 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +5.03% -8.57%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Hemel Hempstead

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Hemel Hempstead

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, SQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared