The median contractor rate for a Database Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Manager
UK
Rank 602 623 617
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Database Manager 7 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.034% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.036% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £433 -
% change year-on-year -1.73% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Database Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Database Manager in the job title.

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 Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Database Manager in the UK

Database Manager
Top 9 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 6 £425 -22.72% 2
South East +25 4 £425 -1.73% 1
Berkshire +28 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £425 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
East Midlands +1 1 £375 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Database Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Database Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) SAS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity

Database Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Database Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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