Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a SQL Server DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 22 January 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 Server Database Administrator
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 58 56
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.35% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median daily rate - £290 -
North West median daily rate £303 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +0.83% -17.30% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 422 545 669
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 94.62% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 345 358
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £174 £213 £175
90th Percentile £561 £575 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 36
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £9.17 £11.00 £10.79
90th Percentile £18.87 £27.23 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.40
% change year-on-year - -18.22% +29.70%

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Merseyside

SQL Server DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server DBA in Merseyside