The median contractor rate for a SQL DBA was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.62% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £315 - £271
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 622 683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.59% 94.96% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 415 446
Median daily rate £405 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL DBA in Wiltshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swindon - 2 - -
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (18.18%) Database Security
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) OLTP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) IIS

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) OLTP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Database Security
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware