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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 61 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
South West

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
825 882 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.17% 95.45% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 652 566
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 48
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 Bristol region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (52.94%) SCCM
4 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
4 9 (52.94%) Server Patching
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Optimisation
4 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (52.94%) Failover Clustering
4 9 (52.94%) Unix
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Ingres
4 9 (52.94%) SAN
4 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
4 9 (52.94%) Clustering
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (52.94%) Ingres
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Server Patching
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Optimisation
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Cutover Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Failover Clustering
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware