The median contractor rate for a DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 42 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.59% 0.31% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.33% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £28.53 £39.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 327 307 381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 95.89% 95.05% 97.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 212 265
Median daily rate £425 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £140.00 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Swindon

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Swindon

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Swindon

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Swindon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Essbase
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel