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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 65 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 0.78% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.82% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £375 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% +11.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.08%
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
900 856 759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 95.54% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 645 550
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 38
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 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 Bristol region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (68.75%) SAN
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Ingres
5 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
5 9 (56.25%) Clustering
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Optimisation
5 9 (56.25%) Server Patching
5 9 (56.25%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (56.25%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (56.25%) SCCM
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (37.50%) Data Management
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
10 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
10 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (12.50%) Change Management
10 2 (12.50%) VBScript
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) Ingres
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Server Patching
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Optimisation
2 6 (37.50%) Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
3 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Failover Clustering
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle