The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 107 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1854 2345 2464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 92.00% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1217 1292
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 60
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +2 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Slough - 1 £450 -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Database Security
5 1 (14.29%) MDX
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware