Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 19 October 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.

SQL Database Administrator
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 67
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 2.58% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.62% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Kent median daily rate - £445 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.92% -18.75%
South East median daily rate £350 £406 £350
% change year-on-year -13.85% +16.07% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Contract vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 487 497 548
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 98.81% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 339 335
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £155 £180 £200
90th Percentile £579 £570 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 29
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.72% +12.50% -22.89%
10th Percentile £12.88 £10.63 £9.00
90th Percentile £132.44 £69.95 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Kent

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Kent

SQL DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL DBA in Kent