Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Production DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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.

Production Database Administrator
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Production DBA 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 242 255 385
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 95.15% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 168 247
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £175
90th Percentile £463 £452 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 32
Staffordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.14% -32.56% +59.26%
10th Percentile £13.99 £10.49 £11.33
90th Percentile £59.84 £44.30 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.88% +4.10% -6.76%

Production DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured Production DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Production DBA in Staffordshire

Production DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Production DBA in Staffordshire

Production DBA
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Production DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - - 1
Production DBA
West Midlands

Production DBA Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Production DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Production DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Riak
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability

Production DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Riak
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle