The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 23 April 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 52
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -6.66% +17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 190 261 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 95.96% 98.49% 97.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 133 225
Median daily rate £370 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.51% +8.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 33
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +93.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £25.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Somerset

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Somerset

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Somerset region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cutover Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cutover Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP