Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 November 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 119 115
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.57% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.59% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 19
Surrey median daily rate £450 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £433 £298 £285
90th Percentile £466 £438 £411
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2650 2191 2621
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.34% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1438 1604
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.34 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL DBA in Surrey

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Cobham - 1 £450 -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Surrey region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (40.00%) RedGate
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) OLTP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) OLTP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) RedGate
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft