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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 1.27% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.32% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 19
Median daily rate £329 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £500
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 - £44.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +67.61%

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
735 759 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.46% 96.44% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 552 613
Median daily rate £395 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 23
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.25 £46.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Ingres
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
4 8 (47.06%) Clustering
4 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (47.06%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (47.06%) Data Encryption
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Optimisation
5 7 (41.18%) Data Management
5 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) SAP
7 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (29.41%) ETL
7 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005

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 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (47.06%) Ingres
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Data Encryption
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Optimisation
2 7 (41.18%) Data Management
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Server Patching
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
3 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle