The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 70 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.69% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.74% 0.94%
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%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 541 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 93.28% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 240 361
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £195 £250
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 54 70 103
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £40.25
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 Cambridgeshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 2 £350 +27.27% 2
Peterborough - - - - 1
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (15.38%) MCITP
8 2 (15.38%) MCDBA
8 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (7.69%) User Experience
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
9 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Red Gate
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