Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 23 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 63 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.27% 0.74% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.78% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Swindon median daily rate £325 £325 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +71.05% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £185
90th Percentile £338 £410 £330
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £350 £245
% change year-on-year -7.14% +42.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 684 645 812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.06% 95.13% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 470 596
Swindon median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -1.23%
10th Percentile £284 £263 £257
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 29
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £11.23
90th Percentile £30.55 £24.55 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.68% +64.44% +3.75%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development

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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript