The median contractor rate for a DBA was £218 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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 Administrator
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.67% 1.64% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.73% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £218 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.85% -10.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £361
% change year-on-year +3.44% +0.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.72 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.99% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 279 463 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.94% 95.07% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 278 164
Median daily rate £388 £399 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £508 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.14% -9.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £33.18 £29.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Warwickshire

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Warwickshire

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Warwickshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leamington Spa - 2 £218 -
DBA
West Midlands

DBA Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Warwickshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Progress
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Progress
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds