The median contractor rate for a SQL Server DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 22 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 Server Database Administrator
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 46
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.47% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £350
% change year-on-year -8.79% +9.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 200 213 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.56% 96.82% 98.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 137 245
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £19.41 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Southampton

SQL Server DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server DBA in Southampton

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, SQL Server 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 Southampton region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle