Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 622 629
Contract jobs citing MCDBA 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.062% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
London median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +33.33%
England median daily rate £415 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £28.00

MCDBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,523 8,113 7,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.18% 17.08% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,843 5,401 4,990
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £270
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 173 119
London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% +9.61% -3.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.50 £11.32
90th Percentile £55.28 £48.75 £48.88
England median hourly rate £26.35 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +5.41% -1.96% +6.25%

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MCDBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MCDBA in London

MCDBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCDBA in London

MCDBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCDBA in London