The median contractor rate for a DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 24 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.16% - 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £28.53 £39.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 183 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.84% 96.83% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 126 117
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 40
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Norfolk

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Norfolk

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Norfolk

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 2 - -
King's Lynn - 1 - - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Norfolk region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle