The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 39 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.63% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.67% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £209
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
311 300 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.56% 93.75% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 145 210
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 56 62
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Gate
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