The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
South West / Bristol
Rank 66 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.79% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.82% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 21
Median daily rate £319 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £338 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £381 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
795 854 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.10% 96.50% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 607 596
Median daily rate £375 £370 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 25
Median hourly rate £17.58 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.29% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.15 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 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 Bristol region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Ingres
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Data Encryption
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (25.00%) SAP

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) Ingres
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Encryption
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware