The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 0.42% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.44% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £313 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -20.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -35.71% -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 401 455 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 96.16% 95.39% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 242 276
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -77.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Nottinghamshire

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Nottinghamshire

SQL DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL DBA in Nottinghamshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Nottingham -2 1 £450 +44.00%
SQL DBA
East Midlands

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, SQL 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) VLDB
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) HL7
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) VLDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Database Security
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle