The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £340
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+193.33% -55.55%
SQL DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 89 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.43% 89.00% 88.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 65 106
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SQL DBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Database Security
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (80.00%) Database Security
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL