The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 47 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.57% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £315
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 £45.00 £23.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+95.65% -25.20%
SQL DBA
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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 Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 223 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.31% 93.31% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 130 135
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.74% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.70 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.17 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL DBA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL