Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Database Administrator
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 28 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.98% 3.70% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 3.93% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Liverpool median daily rate £335 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.22% +12.31% -16.13%
10th Percentile £314 £265 £275
90th Percentile £381 £403 £350
Merseyside median daily rate £335 £365 £325
% change year-on-year -8.22% +12.31% -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 394 407 559
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 94.21% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 255 298
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% -1.67%
10th Percentile £183 £198 £161
90th Percentile £550 £525 £541
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £9.60 £12.45 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.67 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.75 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.31% +6.67% -6.25%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Liverpool

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Liverpool

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Liverpool

DBA Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Liverpool region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Liquibase
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Liquibase
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared