The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 71 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £300 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
SQL DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 698 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.49% 95.62% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 464 373
Median daily rate £388 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 36
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Birmingham region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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