The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 29 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.

SQL Database Administrator
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.58% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - -
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 £45.00 £28.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +57.72% -28.67%  

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 329 307 377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 95.64% 95.05% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 211 263
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 £215 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £122.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Swindon

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Swindon

SQL DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL DBA in Swindon

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Swindon region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft