The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.76% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 118 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.73% 100.00% 97.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 76 84
Median daily rate £410 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Median hourly rate £12.10 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £20.00 £35.10
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 Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Ipswich

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) X++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
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
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft