The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 67 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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 £57.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
769 1189 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 91.88% 95.50% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 551 638
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 66 107
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 2 - - 1
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
5 5 (55.56%) Unix
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) High Availability
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
8 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (11.11%) Power BI
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (11.11%) Change Control
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (11.11%) SCOM
8 1 (11.11%) Time Management
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) VB.NET

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Power BI
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow