Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Database Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 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.

Database Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 870 869
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Database Manager 31 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.025% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.026% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 14
UK median daily rate £375 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £242 £268 £300
90th Percentile £503 £625 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £363 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Database Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Database Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Database Manager over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +27 30 £370 -12.94% 4
UK excluding London +31 20 £290 -20.00% 3
South East +16 14 £275 +10.00% 2
London -29 11 £390 -10.86% 1
North of England +57 2 £450 -
South West - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire +22 1 £475 -
East of England -14 1 £188 - 1
North West - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £475 -

Database Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Database Manager 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 featuring Database Manager in the job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Project Management
2 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
3 13 (41.94%) Data Management
3 13 (41.94%) CRM
3 13 (41.94%) GDPR
4 12 (38.71%) Legal
4 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (38.71%) FastStats
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Finance
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
7 3 (9.68%) QA
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Advent
8 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
8 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.45%) Degree

Database Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (38.71%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) e-Learning
2 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Project Management
2 13 (41.94%) CRM
2 13 (41.94%) Data Management
3 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) ETL
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) GDPR
2 3 (9.68%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Advent
3 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) VMware